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Spanish Daily Journal
     November 26, 2018      #17-330 sdj 0
 
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Heavy traffic is seen on Interstate 190 near O'Hare International Airport in Chicago. A winter storm struck the Midwest Sunday on one of the busiest travel days of the year. (AP Photo/ Nam Y. Huh)
Weather Story

The Monday after Thanksgiving roared in like March instead of late November.

Mother Nature gave the Kankakee River Valley a dash of snow this morning that was preceded by a round of heavy rain.

Kankakee received .62 of precipitation on Sunday, most of that coming after 8 p.m., according to Weather Underground. 

It was the winds of November that provided the punch in the gut.

Those northerly winds started howling by mid-afternoon on Sunday and kept up into sunrise today.

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Passengers sit as they wait for their flight at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago, Sunday. More than 350 flights were already canceled ahead of blizzard-like storm taking aim at Chicago. (AP photo/ Nam Y. Huh)