CHICAGO (CBS) — While the major winter storm coming this way will pass well south of the Chicago area, we could be brushed with the northern edge of the snow shield.
But we have dry air in place, so we are only expecting minor amounts of snow overall.READ MORE: Sen. Dick Durbin, Aldermen Put Pressure On USPS To Resolve Chicago Mail Delays
Timing for light snow looks to be midnight to daybreak.
On Thursday a few leftover snow showers are likely, especially lakeside. We are keeping an eye out for the lake effect chance through the mid-day hours.READ MORE: Saint Sabina Plans To Withhold Monthly Assessments From Archdiocese Of Chicago Until Conclusion Of Investigation On Father Michael Pfleger
Some may linger over the lake and never push onshore. The lake-effect setup is not that impressive on Thursday.
Look for minor amounts of snow overall – a dusting to an inch and a half or so is expected.MORE NEWS: After Sharing Struggle To Find COVID-19 Vaccine, Political And Media Consultant Delmarie Cobb Has Now Received One
The low for Wednesday night is 14, while the high for Thursday is 25. The high for Friday is 19 with partly cloudy skies.