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Chicago Weather: Slight Warm Up Overnight, Lake Effect Snow Returns

CHICAGO (CBS) -- Not as cold tonight. Rising temperatures and increasing clouds toward morning as our next system moves closer.

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The fast-moving cold front will not have a lot of moisture to work with as it moves through later in the day. So only minimal snow showers along the frontal passage.

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Once the front is through, winds turn northerly and lake effect snow develops into Friday. Isolated areas near the lake Friday could end up with 1" to 3". Dry & quiet for the weekend.

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TONIGHT: Rising temps. Turning cloudy. Low 13 degrees.
THURSDAY: Cloudy with a few afternoon snow showers. Minimal amounts. High 30 degrees.
FRIDAY: Lakeside snow showers. High 21 degrees.
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