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Advisory expires, snow still expected

Published: Monday, March 18, 2013 6:30 a.m. CST • Updated: Monday, March 18, 2013 1:22 p.m. CST
(H. Rick Bamman - hbamman@shawmedia.com)
Tire tracks and foot prints leave their mark in the winter mix along Candelwood Ct. in Algonquin Monday morning. McHenry County is under a winter weather advisory until 11 a.m., according to the National Weather Service. The advisory includes chances for sleet, snow and freezing rain through the morning.

A winter weather advisory expired at 11 a.m., but snow is expected to fall into the afternoon hours, according to the National Weather Service.

Snow is moving east across far northern Illinois, and the northern and western metro area of Chicago, according to the weather service. Accumulation could include 1 to 2 inches of snow, mainly toward the Wisconsin state line.

Motorists are encouraged to use caution while driving.

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