Heavy snow possible Sunday in north central, NE Illinois
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — The National Weather Service says parts of north central and northeastern Illinois could receive more than 6 inches of snow Sunday.
The weather service has posted a winter storm watch in effect from Sunday morning through Sunday evening Winnebago, Boone, McHenry, Ogle, Lee and DeKalb counties.
The watch advisory says 3-6 inches of snow are possible in Knox, Stark, Peoria, Marshall, Fulton and Schuyler counties.
It says winds gusting as high as 35 mph also could significantly reduce visibility.