5” of Snow Greets 2014, 11 More Possible

National Weather service predicts Highland Park could receive another seven inches Wednesday and Thursday.

Unofficially, five inches of snow fell on Highland Park by early Wednesday.
Unofficially, five inches of snow fell on Highland Park by early Wednesday.

Unofficially five inches of snow fell in northern Highland Park between 4 p.m. Tuesday and 7 a.m. today, according to measurements taken by Patch.

Another four to seven inches of accumulation is forecast through today with two to four more of lake effect snow predicted between midnight and 4 p.m. Thursday, according to the national weather service.

Though the temperature climbed to 20 by noon today with a low of 19 expected tonight, it could plunge to one below zero Thursday night, according to the National Weather Service.

Plows are out in Highland Park but the roads remained snow covered as of noon today.

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steve jackson January 01, 2014 at 01:33 PM
I'm glad to see Patch is greeting 2013 while the rest of us are greeting 2014 and saying goodbye to 2013!!!
Stephen Applebaum January 01, 2014 at 02:27 PM
2013! What? Oh no!!!
Bob Stern January 01, 2014 at 02:36 PM
Been there done that.
Steve Sadin (Editor) January 01, 2014 at 03:03 PM
Thanks for the catch.
Stu Pidasso January 01, 2014 at 05:53 PM
Bring it on!!!


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