PEORIA (Coronary heart of Illinois ABC) – Lively circumstances will kick off the New 12 months as we observe a winter storm system that can impression the realm Saturday.
Winter Storm Watches have been issued for six AM Saturday till 6 AM Sunday. Accumulating snowfall starting from 4-7 inches, freezing rain and a little bit of wintry combine might be potential throughout the area in the course of the occasion.
This method appears to be like to reach round 6 AM Saturday, with a lot of the area coping with snow within the morning. A little bit of wintry combine and freezing rain is feasible Saturday morning in areas to our south and southeast.
As we head by means of the morning, temperatures will proceed to fall, serving to transition all precipitation to snow. Snowfall might be heavy at occasions, with lowered visibility and dangerous journey circumstances doubtless.
Situations will proceed to deteriorate by means of the afternoon as widespread snow continues. Snowfall totals as much as 4-7 inches might be potential, with the best totals to our northwest.
Ice accumulation as much as a tenth of an inch is feasible, primarily south of the Route 136 hall on account of freezing rain.
Ensure to tune on this night as Chief Meteorologist Brian Walder brings you the newest snowfall forecast!
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