Dangerous Driving Conditions - Slip Sliding Away:
Today's winter storm hit Chicago with white out conditions and up to 6 inches of ice and snow in the forecast for tonight. Before noon today the storm created very dangerous driving conditions. Several accidents have been reported throughout the entire Chicagoland area. If driving around the Chicagoland area is not a requirement, it is a good idea to stay off the roads if you can. If you must venture out, buckle up and keep your eyes on the road!
Airlines around the Midwest have canceled more than 1,900 flights during the past 72 hours. At Chicago's O'Hare International Airport more than 150 flights have canceled. The Chicago Department of Aviation is advising travelers to check their airline's website for flight status.
Spin out on Higgins Road in Schaumburg around noon today.
Forecasters expect the storm to leave behind three to six inches of snow. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory from noon to 9 p.m. Tuesday for the Chicago area.
Here are photos from today's outing.