Published: 01/18/2019 @ 07:50 PM Updated: 01/18/2019 @ 07:50 PM
Winter Storm Warning Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)
Indiana Target Area: Allen, Cass, De Kalb, Fulton, Huntington, Kosciusko, Miami, Noble, Pulaski, Wabash, White and Whitley Counties.
WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST /3 AM CST/ TO 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/ SATURDAY.
*WHAT: Moderate to heavy snow expected along with gusty northeast winds and significant blowing and drifting snow. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 6 inches expected, with locally higher amounts possible.
*WHERE: Portions of northern Indiana and northwest Ohio.
*WHEN: From 4 AM EST /3 AM CST/ to 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/ Saturday.
*ADDITIONAL DETAILS: Snow will overspread the area overnight and continue into Saturday afternoon. Moderate to heavy snow, combined with gusty northeast winds up to 30 to 35 mph Saturday and early Saturday evening will create hazardous travel conditions due to blowing and drifting and reduced visibility. The heaviest snow is expected from Saturday morning through early Saturday afternoon.
Instructions: 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.