Big Snow Event Over, But Weekend Snow Possible

Big Snow Event Over, But Weekend Snow Possible


The preliminary snowfall reports are in, and so far, St. Charles is still showing as the league leader in Kane County.

Next up for Kane County is a high near 23 degrees and wind chill values of close to or below zero. Today, we’ll see a north-northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

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Lake Effect Snow

If you’re travelling to Chicago or anywhere to the east, you might experience some lake effect snow today, so be careful our there.

5-Day Forecast

Lake effect snow showers are expected near the lake today.

Generally quiet weather conditions are expected through the rest of the week. The National Weather Service continues to monitor a potential for a system to bring several inches of accumulating snow to the region Saturday afternoon through Sunday.

Kane County School Closing Info

So far today (Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021), there appear to be no Kane County schools closed due to weather.

Check out the article below, click on the Kane County government website homepage or visit the Emergency Closing Center website for more information and updates on weather-related school closings.