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Severe thunderstorms could bring tornadoes, hail and heavy rain to northern Illinois, NWS says

The National Weather Service says potentially severe thunderstorms could bring tornadoes, hail, heavy winds and rain in northern Illinois Saturday evening. The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a hazardous weather outlook Saturday morning for northern Illinois, including Lake and McHenry counties. Thunderstorms are expected to develop across northwest Illinois to the Interstate 39 corridor around […]

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National Weather Service says up to 6 inches of snow possible in parts of Lake, McHenry counties

A winter weather advisory is set to go into effect this afternoon with 3-6 inches of snow possible in Lake and McHenry counties, the National Weather Service reported. The advisory is set to go into effect at 3 p.m. Thursday in Lake, McHenry, Boone and Winnebago counties. A winter weather advisory has already gone into […]

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National Weather Service warns of freezing rain causing icy conditions in Lake, McHenry counties

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory to warn of freezing rain that could cause hazardous conditions in Lake and McHenry counties. The National Weather Service (NWS) issued the advisory for Lake, McHenry, Boone, Winnebago and Ogle counties. The advisory, which was issued Tuesday morning, will remain in effect until 7 p.m. […]

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Lake, McHenry counties could see heavy rainfall followed by 3-6 inches of snow this week

A “multi-faceted” weather system is expected to bring heavy rain Wednesday followed by approximately 3-6 inches of snow to Lake and McHenry counties, the National Weather Service said. Heavy rainfall is expected to begin Wednesday evening into Thursday morning, with the heaviest south of a Chicago to LaSalle Peru line. Some areas of the Chicago […]

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National Weather Service monitoring for potential ‘impactful winter weather’ in northern Illinois

The National Weather Service says they are monitoring possible “impactful winter weather” that will bring heavy rain Wednesday and could turn into ice and snow. The National Weather Service (NWS) said it will be cold Sunday evening with a chance of light snow late tonight into Monday morning. The temperatures are expected to warm up […]

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Monday morning commute could be impacted as more snow expected in Chicagoland area

A new winter weather advisory has been issued for much of the Chicagoland area as another 2-3 inches of snow is expected to fall during the Monday morning commute. The National Weather Service (NWS) issued the advisory Sunday afternoon. The advisory covers Winnebago, Boone, McHenry, Lake, Ogle, DeKalb, Kane, DuPage, Kendall, Grundy, Kankakee, Cook and […]

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Winter weather advisory issued for Chicagoland area as 2-5 inches of snow expected to fall

A winter weather advisory has been issued for much of the Chicagoland area, including Lake and McHenry counties, as 2-5 inches of snow is expected to fall this evening into Sunday. The National Weather Service (NWS) issued the advisory around 9:30 a.m. Saturday. The advisory covers Lake, Kane, McHenry, DuPage, Kankakee, Cook, Will, Newton, Jasper, […]