Winter Weather Advisory: Friday 6 pm- Saturday 6 pm

Elias Hubbard
January 11, 2019

A Winter Storm Watch will be in effect starting Friday evening.

The advisory is in effect from noon Friday to 9 a.m. Saturday, the NWS said. Everyone will get a chance of an inch or so of snow with this system.

Wintry weather and its impacts are possible late Saturday through Monday with the heaviest precipitation expected to fall early Sunday morning through about mid-day. Some of the snow will become mixed with rain on Saturday, mainly in east central IL and areas along and south of I-70.

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a winter weather advisory for Douglas County and other areas of northeast Kansas from 6 p.m. Friday until 6 p.m. Saturday.

Total snowfall is forecast to range from 7-inches in central Illinois to an inch or less near the Illinois-Wisconsin border.

A Winter Storm Watch is advanced notice that the potential for severe winter weather exists in the Watch area, but it does not mean it is a certainty. State officials urged the public to prepare for the storm.

Travel could be impacted by light snow or ice accumulations, especially north and west of Raleigh.

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