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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
856 AM CST THU FEB 26 2015

INZ002-261800-
PORTER-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...VALPARAISO
856 AM CST THU FEB 26 2015

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS FOR PORTER COUNTY INDIANA LIKELY TO
INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

WIDESPREAD LIGHT SNOW CONTINUES OVER PORTER COUNTY THIS MORNING.
HOWEVER...THE SNOW SHOULD TRANSITION OVER TO BANDS OF MORE
ORGANIZED LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. THE LAKE
EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS ARE LIKELY TO PERSIST THROUGH TONIGHT. THERE
IS A HIGH AMOUNT OF UNCERTAINTY ON HOW WELL ORGANIZED THE LAKE
EFFECT SNOW BANDS WILL BE AND EXACTLY WHERE THEY WILL SET UP...BUT
SHARP REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY ARE LIKELY UNDER ANY LAKE EFFECT
SNOW BANDS. FORECAST SNOWFALL AMOUNTS THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT
ARE PRESENTLY IN THE ONE TO THREE INCH RANGE FOR PORTER
COUNTY...BUT WHAT END OF THAT RANGE WILL DEPEND ON HOW ORGANIZED
THE SNOW IS.

THOSE TRAVELING ACROSS PORTER COUNTY TODAY OR TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY
DURING THE LATER AFTERNOON AND EVENING COMMUTE TIME...SHOULD
PREPARE FOR LIKELY EXTRA TRAVEL TIME.

$$

KREIN

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