National Weather Service http://northernpublicradio.org en Boosting Your Winter Vocabulary http://northernpublicradio.org/post/boosting-your-winter-vocabulary <p></p><p>Northern Illinois is experiencing a brief warm-up this week. But it still seems there is no end in sight to the brutal winter that has pummeled the region. Despite the inconveniences, the endless cycle of snow and cold temperatures has brought some seldom used weather terms to the surface. Wed, 19 Feb 2014 12:30:00 +0000 Mike Moen 43345 at http://northernpublicradio.org Boosting Your Winter Vocabulary Five To Seven Inches Of Snow On The Way http://northernpublicradio.org/post/five-seven-inches-snow-way <p></p><p>Are you ready for the latest round of shoveling? A <a href="http://www.crh.noaa.gov/lot/">winter weather advisory</a> for northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin is in effect through 6:00 Friday evening.</p><p> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 00:54:44 +0000 Susan Stephens 25854 at http://northernpublicradio.org Five To Seven Inches Of Snow On The Way