A Blizzard Warning was activated by the National Weather Service at 11:27 a.m. Sunday, November 25, 2018. The Blizzard Warning below is the alert for Lake County, Illinois. A Blizzard Warning was also activated for McHenry County, Kane County, Kendall County, Boone County, DeKalb County, LaSalle County, Ogle County, Lee County, Marshall County, Woodford County and additional counties southwest including Peoria County and counties southwest of Peoria County.
A Winter Storm Warning remains activated for Cook County, Will County, Grundy, and Kenosha County near Chicagoland.
URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Chicago IL 1137 AM CST Sun Nov 25 2018
Lake IL- Including the city of Waukegan 1137 AM CST Sun Nov 25 2018
…BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM CST MONDAY…
* WHAT…Blizzard conditions expected. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph will cause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant drifting of the snow is likely. Total snow accumulations of 7 to 11 inches are expected.
* WHERE…Lake IL County.
* WHEN…From 6 PM this evening to 6 AM CST Monday, with the worst conditions from with the worst conditions from 9 PM Sunday to 4 AM Monday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Travel will be very dangerous to impossible. Snowfall rates in excess of 2 inches per hour are possible. This snow is expected to be very heavy and will be difficult to shovel. The strong winds and heavy snow may cause falling tree limbs and possible power outages.
A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds and poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout conditions, making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If you must travel, have a winter survival kit with you. If you get stranded, stay with your vehicle. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.
***Blizzard Warning issued for portions of the area***
Significant impacts expected late this afternoon through tonight due to heavy snow, strong winds, and considerable blowing snow. pic.twitter.com/D6FJO6byoq
— NWS Chicago (@NWSChicago) November 25, 2018
— The Weather Channel (@weatherchannel) November 25, 2018
A narrow band of rain across north-central IL has started to change over to snow late this morning. Minor accumulations are expected under this band through mid-afternoon as it shifts N to NE. Heavy snow still expected across northern IL late this afternoon & tonight. pic.twitter.com/TRoSy6E84E
— NWS Chicago (@NWSChicago) November 25, 2018
GRAYSLAKE FORECAST …
This Afternoon: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 4pm. Steady temperature around 34. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight: Snow, mainly before 5am. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow after 7pm. Steady temperature around 31. Windy, with a north northeast wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.
Monday: A 30 percent chance of snow before noon. Patchy blowing snow before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 25 by 5pm. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as zero. West wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 23. West wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 26.
Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Thursday: A chance of snow, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Thursday Night: A chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Saturday: A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 40.
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