Suburbanites were digging out of more snow Tuesday and Gov. J.B. Pritzker issued a disaster proclamation for the entire state.

 
 
Updated 2/16/2021 5:48 PM

Suburbanites were digging out of more snow Tuesday and Gov. J.B. Pritzker issued a disaster proclamation for the entire state.

Brian Kotowski, of Palatine uses his snowblower to dig out from an overnight snowstorm that once again hit the suburbs, "The first couple of times were all right, now I don't like it," Kotowski mentioned as he took a break during his snow removal duties on Tuesday morning.
  Brian Kotowski, of Palatine uses his snowblower to dig out from an overnight snowstorm that once again hit the suburbs, "The first couple of times were all right, now I don't like it," Kotowski mentioned as he took a break during his snow removal duties on Tuesday morning.
Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer
A car is buried in snow along Waukegan Road in Glenview Tuesday.
  A car is buried in snow along Waukegan Road in Glenview Tuesday.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
Rosy cheeks, a frozen beard and a snowblower is how Dan Pieper, of Palatine started his day attacking the overnight snowfall the suburbs had once again, "I bought my house in December and I haven't seen my yard since. Wondering if I still have grass under there," he said.
  Rosy cheeks, a frozen beard and a snowblower is how Dan Pieper, of Palatine started his day attacking the overnight snowfall the suburbs had once again, "I bought my house in December and I haven't seen my yard since. Wondering if I still have grass under there," he said.
Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer
Al Gain, from Arlington Heights uses a snow shovel extension to clear snow on his garage and minimize ice around his gutters. He has a four-inch ice blockage on his house's gutter system and decided that the best course of action was to go to the hardware store and buy salt cakes that he could place strategically across his roof's gutters.
  Al Gain, from Arlington Heights uses a snow shovel extension to clear snow on his garage and minimize ice around his gutters. He has a four-inch ice blockage on his house's gutter system and decided that the best course of action was to go to the hardware store and buy salt cakes that he could place strategically across his roof's gutters.
Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer
Glenn Meyers, of Wheaton digs out from snowfall overnight Tuesday, February 16, 2021 in Wheaton. Northern Illinois is under the grip of two major winter weather events: a cold air burst that began about 10 days ago originating north of the Arctic Circle and centered in the upper Midwest, and a significant winter storm moving in from the southern plains up the Ohio River Valley.
  Glenn Meyers, of Wheaton digs out from snowfall overnight Tuesday, February 16, 2021 in Wheaton. Northern Illinois is under the grip of two major winter weather events: a cold air burst that began about 10 days ago originating north of the Arctic Circle and centered in the upper Midwest, and a significant winter storm moving in from the southern plains up the Ohio River Valley.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Al Gain, from Arlington Heights uses a snow shovel extension to clear snow on his garage and minimize ice around his gutters. He has a four-inch ice blockage on his house's gutter system and decided that the best course of action was to go to the hardware store and buy salt cakes that he could place strategically across his roof's gutters.
  Al Gain, from Arlington Heights uses a snow shovel extension to clear snow on his garage and minimize ice around his gutters. He has a four-inch ice blockage on his house's gutter system and decided that the best course of action was to go to the hardware store and buy salt cakes that he could place strategically across his roof's gutters.
Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer
Ice takes on a life of its own as it melts and freezes again, like on this wall at a business in Arlington Heights.
  Ice takes on a life of its own as it melts and freezes again, like on this wall at a business in Arlington Heights.
Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer
Rake marks on a roof in Arlington Heights where the homeowner tried to get the snow and ice off his roof and on the ground.
  Rake marks on a roof in Arlington Heights where the homeowner tried to get the snow and ice off his roof and on the ground.
Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer
Rosy cheeks a frozen beard and a snowblower is how Dan Pieper of Palatine started out his day attacking the overnight snowfall the suburbs had once again.
  Rosy cheeks a frozen beard and a snowblower is how Dan Pieper of Palatine started out his day attacking the overnight snowfall the suburbs had once again.
Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer
A person walks in Carol Stream Tuesday, February 16, 2021.
  A person walks in Carol Stream Tuesday, February 16, 2021.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
A plow crosses Main Street in Wheaton as people dig out from snowfall overnight Tuesday, February 16, 2021 in Wheaton.
  A plow crosses Main Street in Wheaton as people dig out from snowfall overnight Tuesday, February 16, 2021 in Wheaton.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Large icicles hang from a Wheaton home Tuesday, February 16, 2021. Northern Illinois is under the grip of two major winter weather events that have dumped several inches of snow and continued to hold temperatures below freezing.
  Large icicles hang from a Wheaton home Tuesday, February 16, 2021. Northern Illinois is under the grip of two major winter weather events that have dumped several inches of snow and continued to hold temperatures below freezing.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Large icicles hang from a Wheaton home Tuesday February 16, 2021.
  Large icicles hang from a Wheaton home Tuesday February 16, 2021.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Josh Funke uses a roof rake to remove snow from his home in Northbrook Tuesday.
  Josh Funke uses a roof rake to remove snow from his home in Northbrook Tuesday.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
Josh Funke uses a roof rake to remove snow from his home in Northbrook Tuesday.
  Josh Funke uses a roof rake to remove snow from his home in Northbrook Tuesday.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
Icicles, one of which is several feet long, hang from a Northbrook home Tuesday.
  Icicles, one of which is several feet long, hang from a Northbrook home Tuesday.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
Mike Carroll uses a roof rake to clear snow from his Northbrook home Tuesday.
  Mike Carroll uses a roof rake to clear snow from his Northbrook home Tuesday.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
Rake marks on a roof in Arlington Heights where the homeowner tried to get the snow and ice off his roof and on the ground.
  Rake marks on a roof in Arlington Heights where the homeowner tried to get the snow and ice off his roof and on the ground.
Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer
Amy Wattley, of Glenview shovels snow from the end of her driveway Tuesday.
  Amy Wattley, of Glenview shovels snow from the end of her driveway Tuesday.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
Icicles hang from a Glenview home Tuesday.
  Icicles hang from a Glenview home Tuesday.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
Surrounded by deep snow, Dora Moats clears her driveway in Glenview Tuesday.
  Surrounded by deep snow, Dora Moats clears her driveway in Glenview Tuesday.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
Icicles drip at the Glenview train station Tuesday.
  Icicles drip at the Glenview train station Tuesday.
Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer
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