So, how much snow fell? Here are some preliminary amounts as of 12:01 a.m. Monday from the National Weather Service.

  • Midway Airport 18.4
  • Mount Morris 17.5
  • O'Hare Airport 17.5
  • North Aurora 16.5
  • Bull Valley 16.5
  • DeKalb 16.0
  • Rockford 11.9
  • Woodstock 8.9

Rockford now sits at number 10 on the list of largest snowstorms in Rockford history.

Here were the road conditions as of 3 a.m.

GREEN: Clear of Ice and Snow YELLOW: Patches of Ice and Snow RED:Snow or Ice Covered

Illinois Department of Transportation Photo
Illinois Department of Transportation Photo

The snow has wound down across the stateline, but the effects remain as many schools have called off classes for Monday.

NIU has cancelled classes today. Due to extreme weather conditions, Northern Illinois University’s main DeKalb campus and satellite locations will be closed Monday, Feb. 2. Classes have been canceled at all NIU campuses.

Only personnel associated with essential services and operations will be required to report to work per established procedures.

A complete list of closings and cancellations can be found HERE.


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