Friday night weather looking dicey: snow, sleet, freezing rain in East Central Illinois

Friday night weather looking dicey: snow, sleet, freezing rain in East Central Illinois

 


Graphical depiction of the weather story for today.

Hazardous Weather Outlook
HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
611 AM CST THU JAN 19 2012

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CHAMPAIGN-DE WITT-FULTON-KNOX-LOGAN-MARSHALL-MASON-MCLEAN-PEORIA-
PIATT-STARK-TAZEWELL-VERMILION-WOODFORD-
611 AM CST THU JAN 19 2012

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
ILLINOIS AND EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A WEAK WINTER WEATHER SYSTEM WILL QUICKLY MOVE ACROSS THE NORTHERN
PORTIONS OF THE STATE AND BRING LIGHT SNOW TO THE AREA THIS
MORNING. ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO IN THE RANGE OF ONE HALF
INCH TO 1.5 INCHES THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

A STRONGER WINTER SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA FRIDAY AND
FRIDAY NIGHT. THIS SYSTEM WILL BRING LIGHT SNOW TO THE AREA WITH
ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES POSSIBLE ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF
I-74. HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE FURTHER NORTH. IN
ADDITION...SLEET MAY MIX WITH THE SNOW LATE FRIDAY NIGHT IN THE
CHAMPAIGN AND DANVILLE AREAS.

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