Evanston is likely to see its first snow of the season on Tuesday.

The National Weather Service says bursts of snow and blustery northwest winds are becoming increasingly likely throughout the day on Tuesday.

Slick travel conditions may develop on bridges and overpasses Tuesday morning.

Northwest winds may gust in excess of 35 mph Tuesday and Tuesday evening.

Update 10:40 a.m. Tuesday:

Evanston’s public works director, Edgar Cano says the snow showers this afternoon will produce minor accumulation on pavement that should met quickly due to air and pavement temperatures.

He says main thoroughfares are being treated with brine to reduce any snow accumulation.

Bill Smith is the editor and publisher of Evanston Now.

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