Today
85°
Chance Thunderstorms
27%
Tonight
72°
Chance Thunderstorms
33%
Tomorrow
83°
Chance Thunderstorms
44%
Tomorrow Night
69°
Thunderstorms Likely
58%
Saturday
83°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
24%
Saturday Night
64°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
19%
Sunday
83°
Mostly Sunny
13%
Sunday Night
63°
Mostly Cloudy
22%
Monday
84°
Chance Thunderstorms
31%
Monday Night
66°
Thunderstorms Likely
59%
Independence Day
83°
Chance Thunderstorms
48%
Tuesday Night
67°
Chance Thunderstorms
33%
3 Day
Extended
Friday, December 21st, 2012
Photo by Mark Pummell/The Daily Standard

A semitrailer sits in a ditch along U.S. 127 this morning just south of the entrance to St. Charles Living Center. Nearly two dozen slid-offs and minor fender-benders were reported this morning due to the first measurable snowfall of the season.

Related online story:
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas with the first measurable batch of snow of the holiday season falling, fittingly, on the first day of winter. [More]
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