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WEATHER ALERT: Severe storms expected late this afternoon and evening

Snow Forecasted For Central Illinois Wednesday PM-Thursday

Snow along University Avenue in Champaign in late 2019.

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Central Illinois, including Champaign-Urbana, Danville and Decatur. 

It is in effect Wednesday 11:00 a.m.-Thursday 10:00 a.m. 

Meteorologists are predicting the area will receive 4-to-6 inches of snow.  Snowfall will be at its heaviest on Wednesday night.

The advisory area includes Champaign, DeWitt, Douglas, Edgar, McLean, Piatt and McLean counties.


Click here for a map of road conditions from the Illinois Department of Transportation.

After the snow storm, bitterly cold temperatures return. Sub-zero wind chills will settle in this weekend.

Reginald Hardwick

Reginald Hardwick

Reginald Hardwick is the News & Public Affairs Director for the Illinois Newsroom. He started at WILL in October of 2019 after serving as News Director for WKAR in East Lansing, Michigan. Previously, he was a news producer and manager at the NBC station in Dallas, where he won 7 Emmy awards. Born in Vietnam, Reginald is a graduate of the University of Northern Colorado. Email: rh14@illinois.edu Twitter: @RNewsWILL

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