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Rex Benz, of Moline, Ill., doesn't let the snowy conditions deter him from setting out on his job search Wednesday morning on 5th Avenue in downtown Moline. Mr. Benz said he is looking for work as an electrician or in logistics. The morning snow is expected to stop by midday with accumulations up to an inch. The afternoon forecast calls for partly sunny conditions with a high around 18 degrees. The wind chill readings are expected to drop to 2 below.