Graphical Nowcast
NWS Central Illinois

Graphical depiction of weather expected in the near-term.

An area of snow and strong winds is creating dangerous driving conditions across the Illinois River Valley this afternoon. Visibilities are being reduced to less than 1 mile in falling/blowing snow. The snow and wind will shift eastward to the I-55 corridor by 6 PM, then further east toward I-57 by mid-evening. Motorists are advised to drive with extreme caution and to be prepared for snow-covered roads and poor visibility.

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