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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville Il
855 AM CST TUE JAN 16 2018

INZ001-002-161530-
Porter IN-Lake IN-
855 AM CST TUE JAN 16 2018

...HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW SQUALLS FOR PORTER AND CENTRAL LAKE
COUNTIES UNTIL 930 AM CST...

At 852 AM CST, Doppler radar was tracking heavy lake effect snow
squalls along a line extending from near Burnham to Town Of Pines.
Movement was south at 20 mph.

Heavy snow with visibility of one quarter mile or less and gusty
winds can be expected with these squalls. Roads will quickly become
snow covered and hazardous.

Locations impacted include...
Hammond, Gary, Portage, Merrillville, Valparaiso, East Chicago,
Schererville, Hobart, Crown Point, Highland, Munster, Griffith, St.
John, Chesterton, Lake Station, Cedar Lake, Whiting, Porter, Burns
Harbor and Lakes Of The Four Seasons.

Including the following interstates...
 Indiana I-80 between mile markers 1 and 16.
 Indiana I-90 between mile markers 3 and 37.
 Indiana I-94 between mile markers 16 and 32.
 Indiana I-65 between mile markers 247 and 261.

LAT...LON 4138 8753 4170 8752 4170 8751 4167 8748
      4168 8745 4167 8744 4168 8743 4167 8742
      4165 8744 4164 8743 4162 8728 4163 8716
      4164 8715 4165 8715 4165 8710 4171 8693
      4138 8693
TIME...MOT...LOC 1452Z 343DEG 18KT 4167 8753 4167 8693

$$

RC



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