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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Valparaiso Porter County Municipal Airport (KVPZ)

Lat: 41.45° N Lon: 87° W Elev: 768 ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

40°F

4°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1008.3 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 23 Feb 4:56 pm CST
Detailed forecast for

Porter County

Tonight
Cloudy with showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 40s. Then temperatures becoming steady or slowly rising. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph in the evening shifting to the southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Friday
Cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may be severe in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 60s inland...but only in the upper 50s near the lake. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the evening, then a chance of snow and rain after midnight. Blustery. Lows in the upper 20s. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Saturday
Windy. Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow. Highs in the lower 30s. West winds 20 to 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. West winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.
Sunday
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy. Chance of light rain and light snow in the evening. Lows around 30. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Monday
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy. Chance of light rain in the evening, then a chance of light rain and light snow after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy. Chance of light rain and light snow in the morning, then a chance of light rain in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Tuesday Night
Light rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of light rain. Highs in the upper 40s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.
Thursday
Partly cloudy. Highs around 40.



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