Tuesday, February 26, 2013
A winter storm watch is in effect from Tuesday morning through Tuesday evening. Storm could make driving conditions hazardous, NWS warns.
By Shannon Antinori The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for areas of Will and Kendall counties, including Yorkville, effective Tuesday morning through Tuesday evening. Snow — possibly mixed with sleet — is expected to begin Tuesday morning, continuing into the afternoon and tapering to lighter snow Tuesday evening. Snowfall may be heavy at times throughout the day Tuesday, according to the NWS. The National Weather Service predicts 3-6 inches of snow across Kendall County and the Chicagoland area. The NWS is also predicting wind gusts of up to 40 mile per hour. People are encouraged to take precaution while driving due to limited visibility and hazardous road conditions. In Yorkville, residents are prohibited from …
Thursday, February 21, 2013
The National Weather Service is predicting some rough weather for the Yorkville area.
Thursday, February 21
By Steven Jack Cold and snowy winter weather is on the way for Yorkville, according to the National Weather Service. The NWS is warning of a hazardous outlook for the next 72 hours. For Wednesday, the area will see wind chill values of -5 to -15 degrees. On Thursday the forecast is calling for 4 to 5 inches of accumulating snow in the afternoon and into the evening hours. Snow could change over to periods of freezing drizzle and light snow by early Friday. The Yorkville Public Libary, 902 Game Farm Road, the Kendall County Health Department, 811 W. John St. and the Kendall County Public Safety Center, 1102 Cornell Road, can serve as warming centers. Various area churches are also open to people needing to seek warm shelter. Village Hall …
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Storm could cause issues with morning commute.
Watch those roads in the morning. The National Weather Service said a winter storm is expected to bring a mix of freezing rain, sleet and snow to the area late tonight and into the morning. By late morning all precipitation north of I-88 should be snow, the NWS said. The storm could bring up to three inches of snow to the area. UPDATE: The NWS has amended its forecast to lessen the prediction of snow accumulation. At 6:15 p.m. the service said the morning commute may be hazardous due to precipitation, but heavier snowfall would be closer to the Wisconsin border. Drivers are urged to use caution during the morning commute. Patch will update this story as the forecast warrants.
Thursday, December 20, 2012
National Weather Service issues winter storm warning beginning at 3 p.m. and ending 3 a.m. Dec. 21.
The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning, including high winds and intense snowfall rates for Kendall County and much of suburban Chicago. Are You Ready for Winter? Enter the IEMA Winter Preparedness Sweepstakes Forecasters said the amount of expected snowfall is uncertain, but could range from two to six inches, with the highest amounts expected in more northern communities. Winds are expected to blow from 30-40 miles per hour, with gusts up to 60 miles per hour. Visibility is expected to be poor during the height of the storm. Yorkville police are urging drivers to be cautious during the storm. Yorkville City Administrator Bart Olson said snow regulations regarding parking and shoveling will be enforced.
Tuesday, January 10, 2012
How are you handling this milder season?
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Tuesday, January 10, 2012
The forecast for Tuesday and Wednesday again calls for highs in the the 50s with a 50 percent chance of snow showers for Thursday. Some spots in Alaska have more than 18 feet of snow on the ground, yet we haven't seen a measurable amount of the white stuff yet this winter. So, we have to ask ...
Thursday, February 3, 2011
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