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NE Illinois, NW Indiana Under Winter Weather Advisory Friday

31 December 2017, 03:48 | Ruben Fields

Winter Storm Warnings/Weather Advisories

Crippling winter storm forecast to ramp up Friday

Temperatures will be cold today with highs in the mid 20s and lows of about 15 tonight.

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory from 6:00 a.m. Saturday until 6:00 p.m. Saturday. Timing is a little inconvenient arriving by mid afternoon.

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North of Interstate 80, residents can expect 2 to 4 inches of snow, with higher accumulations possible in some spots. Snow will linger through midnight Saturday morning. Highways will be snow-covered, slippery and traffic will be slowed considerably during the afternoon/evening commute. Southern third of the state picking up at most an inch. Temperatures will be in the teens by the 1 p.m. kickoff, and we'll have a brisk breeze out of the northwest nearing 20 miles per hour, making for wind chills in the lower single digits. Sunday temperatures continue to drop with highs barely reaching the double digits.

On New Year's Eve, skies will be mostly sunny but don't be deceived. Overnight into Tuesday will be one of the coldest mornings we've seen this season with air temperatures sub-zero.

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