A round of winter weather brought heavy snow to southern suburbs Wednesday.
A Winter Weather Advisory is issued for southern counties including Kankakee in Illinois, Iroquois, Porter, Newton, Lake, Jasper and La Porte in Indiana until 9 a.m. Thursday.
Accumulations surpassed 3 inches in parts of the south suburbs by 9 p.m.
Chicago and areas North and West of the metro area also saw a fair share of snow.
Snow will continue overnight and into Thursday morning.
The snowmaker system is tracking in from the southwest. This system brought heavy snow to portions of the Plains overnight and basically shutting down most of Oklahoma and Missouri.