February 24, 12 PM Update: High Wind Event Continues

Damaging winds continue.

Posted: Feb. 24, 2019 11:53 AM
Updated: Feb. 25, 2019 10:31 AM

Bomb storm has dropped to 978 mb!  It has dropped 20 mb in about 15 hours alone!

With the high winds, wave of snow has been pass this morning as temperatures fall.  A dusting has occurred in places.

High Wind Warning is up into tonight for gusts 45-60 mph with isolated +60 mph gusts as temperatures fall today to the 20s with wind chills dropping to around 10.  The strongest winds will come in waves, it will not be continues.

Skies will clear with time this afternoon & wind will slowly decrease overnight tonight & through tomorrow.

Wind chills will drop to -10 to 0 by early tomorrow morning as lows drop to 9-15 tonight.

Highest gusts measured so far:

66 mph 1 SE Veterans Memorial & 52

60 mph I-65/28

60 mph Fowler

59 mph Morocco

58 mph Grissom ARB

58 mph Kentland Municipal Airport

57 mph 8 NE Rensselaer

55 mph Logansport-Cass County Airport

55 mph Round Grove

55 mph 2 SW Rossville

54 mph White Co. Airport, I-65/US 24

53 mph Covington

53 mph 1 SE Mulberry

53 mph Kokomo AIrport

53 mph Jasper Co. Airport

53 mph 6 SW Demotte

52 mph 4 NW Pence

52 mph 4 SE Pine Village

52 mph Frankfort Muncipal

52 mph Rochester-Fulton County Airport

52 mph Purdue University Airport

52 mph 4 SE New Market

51 mph I-65/Iroquois RIver

51 mph 2 SE Brookston

51 mph 3 NE Burlington

51 mph Amboy

50 mph Attica

50 mph 1 S Beard

50 mph 4 NE Monon

50 mph 2 N Rensselaer

49 mph 9 SE Roselawn

49 mph 7 SW Brook

48 mph Peru Municipal Airport

48 mph 4 SW West Point

48 mph Galveston

47 mph 3 SE Crawfordsville

46 mph 6 NW Crawfordsville

45 mph Winamac

45 mph 4 SE Linden

45 mph 4 NW Rochester

43 mph 6 ESE Crawfordsville

41 mph 4 NE Ladoga

41 mph Crawfordsville Municipal Airport

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A few rain/snow to snow showers are possible mid-week with 30s to 40, but there is the potential of some accumulating snowfall Friday night-Saturday morning as Arctic air roars in.  Near/record cold is possible in early March with lows near 0.

Article Comments

West Lafayette
Clear
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Hi: 57° Lo: 44°
Feels Like: 44°
Kokomo
Clear
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Hi: 56° Lo: 43°
Feels Like: 40°
Rensselaer
Clear
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Hi: 54° Lo: 42°
Feels Like: 40°
Fowler
Clear
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Hi: 55° Lo: 44°
Feels Like: 40°
Williamsport
Clear
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Hi: 58° Lo: 45°
Feels Like: 44°
Crawfordsville
Clear
45° wxIcon
Hi: 57° Lo: 45°
Feels Like: 39°
Frankfort
Clear
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Hi: 57° Lo: 43°
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Delphi
Clear
45° wxIcon
Hi: 57° Lo: 44°
Feels Like: 41°
Monticello
Clear
45° wxIcon
Hi: 56° Lo: 43°
Feels Like: 41°
Logansport
Clear
43° wxIcon
Hi: 55° Lo: 42°
Feels Like: 40°
Showers early Wednesday.
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