Joe Pudlik


Tue-Wed, Feb 20-21 Ice Event

(4:30PM – 2/20/18) While mild temperatures, heavy rain, thunderstorms, flooding and melting snow has been the main focus with the ongoing system across the state the past few days, it now looks like a wintry ending is in the cards this evening into tomorrow morning. A cold front is currently […]


Mon-Wed, Feb 19-21st Heavy Rain/Flooding Event

(5:00PM – 2/19/18) A storm system affecting the region will be bringing a multi-day heavy rain and flooding event to much of the state. Areas of rain and thunderstorms have been ongoing across the state from last night through this afternoon. Periods of rain and thunderstorms are likely to continue […]


Sat-Sun, Feb 10-11th Winter Storm Update #2

(10:00PM) The third and final wave in this series of events will be impacting the state this evening through Sunday afternoon. A rapidly developing storm system will bring multiple precip types to the state during the period, with accumulations likely. Watching observational trends and model guidance this evening, it appears […]


Thur-Fri, Feb 8-9th Winter Storm Update #7

(10:45AM) The winter storm continues to be ongoing across portions of Northern Illinois this morning. Snowfall totals of 4-8″ are common north of I-80 across Northern Illinois thus far, with a few localized higher amounts. Snow is expected to continue for portions of Northern Illinois into this evening, before ending. […]