Season's 1st Wintry Storm Could Bring 10 Inches to IllinoisThe National Weather Service says a mix of rain and snow Friday evening will turn to snow on Saturday. Snowfall totals will be as high as 8 to 10 inches across north-central Illinois.
El Nino to Blame for Minimal Snow Forecast this WinterState climatologist Jim Angel says with such a strong El Nino event in the Pacific Ocean this winter, the jet stream will likely stay to the north of Illinois.
AccuWeather: Expect Less Snowfall In St. Louis This WinterAccuWeather's Paul Pastelok says the St. Louis region will be a couple of degrees milder than normal this winter.
Forecasters: Ice, Snow Hit Arkansas, Missouri, OklahomaA band of winter precipitation rolled into the Southern Plains and the Ozarks on Wednesday as part of a late-season storm that sent temperatures plummeting and led school officials in both Arkansas and Oklahoma to cancel Thursday classes.
March Comes In Like A LionHighways mostly snow covered in early morning
St. Louis Area Under Winter Storm WarningUp to 7 inches of snow possible by Sunday evening
Red Cross: Harsh Winter Depleting Blood DonationsEndless snow, extreme cold, and widespread flu keeping donors at home.
Light Snow Causing Some Traffic ProblemsDropping temperatures are a concern.
America The Beautiful (And Freezing)Many parts of the U.S. have already broken records for snowfall and below zero temperatures while other parts have seen unseasonably warm temperatures.
Winter Car Washes Prevent DamageThe return of snow in the forecast means the return of brine and salt to the roadways, and that should mean the return of motorists to car washes.
Wintry Mix Leaves Roads A MessMany area roads are snow and/or ice covered.
District: Lack of Coats Often Keeps Kids Home from SchoolThe arrival of bitter cold can means more kids staying home from school, simply because they don't have a coat to keep them warm.