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Winter Storm Watch

Areas Affected: Adams; Allen; Blackford; Cass; De Kalb; Fulton; Grant; Huntington; Jay; Kosciusko; Miami; Noble; Pulaski; Wabash; Wells; White; Whitley

NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible along with gusty winds and significant blowing and drifting snow. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 7 inches expected, with locally higher amounts possible.

* WHERE...Portions of northern Indiana and northwest Ohio.

* WHEN...From late tonight through late Saturday night.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Snow will overspread the area late tonight and continue through Saturday evening. Moderate to heavy snow combined with gusty northeast winds to 25 to 35 mph Saturday and Saturday evening will create hazardous travel conditions.

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant snow accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.


Winter Storm Warning

Areas Affected: Benton; Jasper; Newton

NWS Chicago (Northeastern Illinois and Northwestern Indiana)

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT CST /1 AM EST/ TONIGHT TO 3 PM CST /4 PM EST/ SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 7 inches expected. Winds gusting 30 to 35 mph.

* WHERE...In Indiana, Newton, Jasper and Benton Counties. In Illinois, Iroquois and Ford Counties.

* WHEN...From midnight CST /1 AM EST/ tonight to 3 PM CST /4 PM EST/ Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult. Strong winds will result in blowing and drifting snow and could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous conditions could impact the evening commute.

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by going to www.gettingaroundillinois.com in Illinois or by calling 1 8 0 0 2 6 1 7 6 2 3 in Indiana.


Winter Storm Watch

Areas Affected: Boone; Carroll; Clinton; Delaware; Fountain; Hamilton; Howard; Madison; Montgomery; Randolph; Tippecanoe; Tipton; Warren

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...Winter Storm Watch Remains in effect for Late tonight through Late Saturday Night... .A strong storm systems will push through the Ohio Valley on Saturday and will spread a mix of snow...freezing rain and rain across Central Indiana. Uncertainty remains with the precise track of the storm. This will have large impacts upon the type of weather that is received. Confidence is high that precipitation will be falling on Saturday...particularly as snow across Northern Central Indiana...however farther south along the I-70 corridor...confidence is lower as mixed precipitation is likely and rain is expected farther south. Stay aware of the changing forecast today and be prepared for possible warnings or advisories issued later today. ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...Heavy mixed precipitation possible. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze possible. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

* WHERE...Portions of central, east central, north central and west central Indiana.

* WHEN...From late tonight through late Saturday night.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions.

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.


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