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Late season winter storm heading toward
central Illinois by Monday night      
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10:10 a.m. Monday announcement

[MARCH 15, 2004]  A developing storm system over eastern Nebraska will strengthen as it moves southeast across southern Illinois tonight. A mixture of rain and snow will develop over western Illinois through midday and progress southeastward during the afternoon. By evening the precipitation will change to all snow and become heavy at times. Snow amounts of 2 to 4 inches will be common by the time the snow tapers off Tuesday morning.

For the counties of Cass, DeWitt, Fulton, Knox, Logan, Macon, Mason, McLean, Menard, Morgan, Peoria, Sangamon, Schuyler, Scott, Tazewell and Woodford, including the cities of Bloomington, Decatur, Galesburg, Havana, Jacksonville, Lincoln, Peoria and Springfield:

The National Weather Service has issued a snow advisory in effect tonight.

Expect a mixture of rain and snow to develop through early afternoon. The precipitation will change to all snow by sunset and become heavy at times. The heaviest snowfall is forecast to occur between 9 p.m. and 3 a.m. Between 2 and 4 inches of snow will be likely, with locally more around Fulton County, by the time the snow tapers off around dawn Tuesday.

A snow advisory is issued when light snow is expected to develop, but only enough to cause minor inconveniences, such as travel delays. No severe winter weather is expected at this time.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio and other local media for further details or updates.

 

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For the counties of Champaign, Coles, Douglas, Edgar, Moultrie, Piatt and Vermilion, including the cities of Champaign, Danville and Mattoon:

The National Weather Service has issued a snow advisory in effect from 6 p.m. Monday to 9 a.m. Tuesday.

Expect a mixture of rain and snow to develop later this afternoon. The precipitation will change to all snow during the evening and become heavy at times. The heaviest snowfall is forecast to occur between midnight and 6 a.m. Between 2 and 4 inches of snow will be likely by the time the snow tapers off Tuesday morning.

A snow advisory is issued when light snow is expected to develop, but only enough to cause minor inconveniences, such as travel delays. No severe winter weather is expected at this time.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio for updates on this winter weather situation.

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