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March weather

After an unusually snow-free early winter, the final weeks of winter 2012-2013 have seen a series of snowfalls in the Chicago area that have been enough to close schools, cancel events, and disrupt travel. Even as we are now in meteorological spring, the snow continues.

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Chicago’s morning weather forecast

16 hours of snow makes for biggest single day March snowstorm in over 80 years

Record snowfall in places and it’s not over yet

Several suburbs already have more than a half foot of snow

Tuesday’s snow has forced the postponement of scheduled high school basketball tournament games.  The games will be played Wednesday.

Click here for more on this story, including an updated schedule, from the Chicago Tribune

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WGN Chief Meteorologist Tom Skilling says that in the Chicago area, it’s snowing at a rate of 1 to 2 inches per hour.

Weather report with Tom Skilling.

Not everyone can take a day off of work when the snow hits Chicago. Callers tell Johnny about the jobs they have to do in the inclement weather.

The Winter Storm Warning is now in effect from 9 am to midnight tonight. Tom Skilling has the latest from inside WGN’s Chicago Weather Center.

The Winter Storm Warning is now in effect from 9 am to midnight tonight. Paul Konrad has the latest from inside WGN’s Chicago Weather Center.

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