Illinois Weather Trivia for December 26th

12/26/1988
A narrow band of heavy snow affected northern Illinois, from Rockford to Chicago to Kankakee. Snow totals included 14 inches in Kankakee, and 9.5 inches in Rockford.
12/26/2012
Blizzard conditions occurred over parts of southeast Illinois, as a storm system produced widespread heavy snow across the western Ohio Valley northeast into Indiana. Snowfall totals were close to a foot around Lawrenceville. However, there was a very sharp cutoff to the snow, with only an inch occurring around Effingham.
12/26/2012
Blizzard conditions occurred over parts of southeast Illinois, as a storm system produced widespread heavy snow across the western Ohio Valley northeast into Indiana. Snowfall totals were close to a foot around Lawrenceville. However, there was a very sharp cutoff to the snow, with only an inch occurring around Effingham.

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