A large part of central Illinois observed above normal snowfall (green and blue shades) during meteorological winter, which runs from December through February. A review of the winter season is available at this link. (click image to enlarge)
Several tornadoes moved across parts of central and southern Illinois. One tornado moved along a 120 mile path from Jerseyville to Litchfield to Greenup (Cumberland County), causing $300,000 damage. Another tornado further south moved from Chester to Bellmont.