Winter Storm Warning
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
.A winter storm system will track across the southern plains today.
As the system moves east toward the southeastern US snow will
spread into Southeastern Illinois tonight and continue through the day
Saturday. Some of the snow will become mixed with rain on
Saturday, mainly in areas along and south of I-70. Total snowfall
of 5-8 inches is expected to occur along and south of I-70 and along
U.S. Route 50 corridor. The highest amounts of snow will occur over
southwest Illinois where totals could reach 8 to 11 inches.
Including the cities of Charleston, Paris, Mattoon,Greenup,
Effingham, Newton, Robinson, Flora, Olney,and Lawrenceville
335 AM CST Fri Jan 11 2019
WINTER STORM WARNING FROM 6 TONIGHT TO 6 AM SUNDAY
* WHAT…Heavy snow with accumulations of 5 to 8 inches expected.
* WHERE…Portions of central, east central, and southeast Illinois.
* WHEN…From 6 PM this evening to 6 AM CST Sunday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Travel could be very difficult.
For the latest road conditions in Illinois – call 1-800-452-4368