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A Winter Weather Advisory remains for Green, Rock and Walworth counties in southern Wisconsin as well as for Whiteside and Lee counties in Illinois.
Looks like the heaviest snow bands may set up right along the Highway 20 corridor this afternoon and evening. A boundry drapped across the area and an upper level low will become the focus for snowfall later today. Snow has been reported across Iowa this morning with reports of one to two inches falling so far. Even though the radar is showing snow across the region, probably a lot of it isn't reaching the ground just yet as dew points are well below zero. I anticipate the snow to move into northwest Illinois after 7am and spread east through mid-morning; hitting Rockford around 9am. The snow will start off light but increase in intensity during the afternoon and evening. Your morning commute should be fine, just cold! It's later today and tonight that travel may become tricky and slick.
Snowfall totals area wide will likely top out around 5"-6", however, as some of the heavier bands begin to set up the rate at which the snowfall comes down may cause totals closer to 7" or even 8". Going into the afternoon we'll have to pay very close attention to just where this moderate band of snow sets up and what the snow to liquid ratios are. Some of the latest weather guidance has suggested the storm speeding up this afternoon which could cut down on totals.
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