National Weather Service warns of heavy snow accumulations of up to five inches Thursday night.
The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for Wheaton starting 9 p.m. Thursday, with up to three to five inches of snow possible by Friday. Heavy snow is expected to develop Thursday evening that could turn into freezing rain Friday morning. "A period of heavy snow with snow fall rates of one inch per hour is possible late Thursday evening," according to NWS. Be sure to check Patch's Commute page for traffic updates in Wheaton.