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City of Rockford Illinois Police Department
Friday April 26th, 2019 :: 09:01 p.m. CDT

Alert

Winter Storm Warning until 11:00PM Saturday

* WHAT...Heavy wet snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 8 inches expected. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph.

* WHERE...Winnebago and Boone Counties.

* WHEN...From 11 AM to 11 PM CDT Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel will likely be very difficult in heavy snowfall with greatly reduced visibilities. In the heaviest snowfall, rates could approach 1 to 2 inches per hour.

* AFFECTED AREAS: WINNEBAGO ... BOONE

Instructions:

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by going to www.gettingaroundillinois.com in Illinois.

Address/Location
City of Rockford Illinois Police Department
557 S Newtowne Dr
Rockford, IL 61108

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 815-966-2900

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Winter Storm Warning

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