More Snow Tonight; Up To 4″ For City, 6″ For Southern Burbs
CHICAGO (CBS) – More snow is headed to Chicago. A winter weather advisory will be in effect from Friday night to Saturday evening, thanks to a storm that could dump up to 6 inches on the southern suburbs.
The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for Cook County from 10 p.m. Friday to 6 p.m. Saturday. Advisories for Will, Grundy, Kankakee and LaSalle counties begin at 6 p.m. Friday and continue through noon Saturday.
The looming winter storm is expected to bring snow to the area starting Friday evening, with the heaviest accumulations in southern Cook County.
The southern suburbs could see 4 to 6 inches by late Saturday afternoon.
The city, and north and central Cook County could see 2 to 4 inches.
With half an inch of snow or more per hour at times, forecasters warned of reduced visibility that could make traveling on local roads slow and difficult.