More Disruptive Snow on the Way for Chicago

By Courtney Spamer, Meteorologist
February 4, 2014; 12:50 AM ET
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A major winter storm will unleash more travel-snarling snow across the Chicago into early Wednesday.

Chicago is expected to receive 3-6 inches of snow, with even higher amounts to the south of the city. Roads will become snow-covered and slippery. Flight cancellations were already in place ahead of the storm early Tuesday.

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Following Tuesday's storm, another blast of arctic air will chill the region as the daytime high on Thursday will only be in the single digits with a low below zero.

Another storm could move into the area by the end of the coming weekend.

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