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Illinois, La Salle

Blizzard Warning

Statement as of 1:50 PM CST on February 01, 2015

Expires 1:00 AM EST on February 02, 2015


... Blizzard Warning remains in effect until midnight CST
tonight...

* timing... snow... heavy at times... will continue into this
evening. Blizzard conditions will also develop and continue
this evening.

* Snow accumulations... 10 to 16 inches... with isolated higher
amounts possible.

* Winds/visibility... northeast winds will increase to 20 to 30 mph
with occasional gusts to 45 mph late this afternoon. The
combination of falling and blowing snow will occasionally reduce
visibilities to near zero late this afternoon and evening in
near white out conditions.

* Main impact... snow covered roads will make travel difficult. The
combination of the snow and very strong winds will make travel
extraordinarily dangerous.

* Secondary impact... the combination of strong northeast winds
and snow covered power lines may lead to isolated power
outages.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds
and poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout
conditions... making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If
you must travel... have a winter survival kit with you. If you get
stranded... stay with your vehicle.





Local Storm Report



02/01/2015 0533 PM

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Heavy snow m16.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.





02/01/2015 0344 PM

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m15.3 inch, reported by trained spotter.





02/01/2015 0115 PM

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m12.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.





02/01/2015 0344 PM

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m15.3 inch, reported by trained spotter.





02/01/2015 0115 PM

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m12.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.





02/01/2015 1051 am

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m11.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Blowing snow as well.




02/01/2015 0115 PM

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m12.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.





02/01/2015 0950 am

Mendota, La Salle County.

Snow m9.2 inch, reported by public.





02/01/2015 0115 PM

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m12.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.





02/01/2015 1051 am

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m11.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Blowing snow as well.




02/01/2015 1051 am

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m11.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Blowing snow as well.




02/01/2015 0950 am

Mendota, La Salle County.

Snow m9.2 inch, reported by public.





02/01/2015 0950 am

Mendota, La Salle County.

Snow m9.2 inch, reported by public.





02/01/2015 1051 am

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m11.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Blowing snow as well.




02/01/2015 0845 am

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m10.2 inch, reported by trained spotter.





02/01/2015 0845 am

Streator, La Salle County.

Snow e5.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Estimated snow so far. At least 2 additional inches since
            6am.




02/01/2015 1051 am

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m11.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Blowing snow as well.





02/01/2015 0950 am

Mendota, La Salle County.

Snow m9.2 inch, reported by public.





02/01/2015 0845 am

Streator, La Salle County.

Snow e5.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Estimated snow so far. At least 2 additional inches since
            6am.




02/01/2015 0845 am

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m10.2 inch, reported by trained spotter.





02/01/2015 0800 am

Streator, La Salle County.

Snow m5.5 inch, reported by public.





02/01/2015 0950 am

Mendota, La Salle County.

Snow m9.2 inch, reported by public.






02/01/2015 0800 am

Streator, La Salle County.

Snow m5.5 inch, reported by public.





02/01/2015 0756 am

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m8.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.





02/01/2015 0845 am

Streator, La Salle County.

Snow e5.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Estimated snow so far. At least 2 additional inches since
            6am.




02/01/2015 0845 am

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m10.2 inch, reported by trained spotter.





02/01/2015 0845 am

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m10.2 inch, reported by trained spotter.






02/01/2015 0845 am

Streator, La Salle County.

Snow e5.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Estimated snow so far. At least 2 additional inches since
            6am.





02/01/2015 0756 am

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m8.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.





02/01/2015 0800 am

Streator, La Salle County.

Snow m5.5 inch, reported by public.





02/01/2015 0800 am

Streator, La Salle County.

Snow m5.5 inch, reported by public.






02/01/2015 0756 am

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m8.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.






02/01/2015 0705 am

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m7.2 inch, reported by trained spotter.






02/01/2015 0630 am

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m6.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Updated report. 1 inch in the past 50 minutes up to
            report time.





02/01/2015 0530 am

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m5.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.






02/01/2015 0515 am

Mendota, La Salle County.

Snow e5.5 inch, reported by public.


            Snow so far relayed via facebook.




02/01/2015 0355 am

Mendota, La Salle County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by public.


            Storm total so far.





02/01/2015 0400 am

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m4.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Storm total so far.





02/01/2015 0100 am

Somonauk, La Salle County.

Snow m2.9 inch, reported by public.





02/01/2015 1200 am

Mendota, La Salle County.

Snow m2.0 inch, reported by public.



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