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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Chicago IL
844 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

INZ001-002-141045-
/O.NEW.KLOT.WW.Y.0002.171214T0900Z-171214T1700Z/
Lake IN-Porter-
Including the cities of Gary and Valparaiso
844 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 11 AM CST
THURSDAY...

* WHAT...Lake effect Snow expected. Plan on slippery road
  conditions, including during the morning commute on Thursday.
  Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches are expected.

* WHERE...Lake and Porter Counties in northwest Indiana.

* WHEN...From 3 AM to 11 AM CST Thursday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for widely varying visibility,
  with visibilities falling below one half mile at times.
  Snowfall rates up to one inch per hour are possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

$$


Special Weather Statement


Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
714 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

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Boone-Tipton-Hamilton-Madison-Delaware-Randolph-Vermillion-Parke-
Putnam-Hendricks-Marion-Hancock-Henry-Vigo-Clay-Owen-Morgan-
Johnson-Shelby-Rush-Sullivan-Greene-Monroe-Brown-Bartholomew-
Decatur-Knox-Daviess-Martin-Lawrence-Jackson-Jennings-
Including the cities of Lafayette, Frankfort, Kokomo,
Crawfordsville, Anderson, Muncie, Indianapolis, Terre Haute,
Shelbyville, Bloomington, Columbus, Vincennes, Bedford,
and Seymour
714 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...STRONG WINDS LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

Strong west wind gusts of 30 to 40 mph with isolated gusts to 50
mph will be seen across central Indiana this evening. These winds
will shift to northwest as a cold front passes through the area.
Windy conditions will persist through at least midnight before
dropping off some.

The strong winds will cause travel difficulty for high profile
vehicles. Unsecured outdoor objects will also be be blown around.


$$

CP/PUMA

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Louisville KY
525 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

INZ076>079-083-084-089>092-KYZ023>043-045>049-053>057-061>067-
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Floyd-Clark-Hancock-Breckinridge-Meade-Ohio-Grayson-Hardin-
Bullitt-Oldham-Trimble-Henry-Shelby-Franklin-Spencer-Anderson-
Woodford-Fayette-Bourbon-Nicholas-Nelson-Mercer-Jessamine-Larue-
Marion-Boyle-Garrard-Madison-Butler-Edmonson-Hart-Green-Taylor-
Casey-Lincoln-Logan-Warren-Simpson-Allen-Barren-Monroe-Metcalfe-
Adair-Russell-Cumberland-Clinton-
Including the cities of Paoli, Salem, Scottsburg, Madison,
Jasper, English, Tell City, Corydon, New Albany, Jeffersonville,
Lewisport, Hawesville, Hardinsburg, Brandenburg, Hartford,
Leitchfield, Elizabethtown, Shepherdsville, Louisville,
La Grange, Bedford, Milton, New Castle, Shelbyville, Frankfort,
Georgetown, Cynthiana, Taylorsville, Lawrenceburg, Versailles,
Lexington, Paris, Carlisle, Bardstown, Springfield, Harrodsburg,
Nicholasville, Winchester, Hodgenville, Lebanon, Danville,
Lancaster, Richmond, Morgantown, Brownsville, Horse Cave,
Greensburg, Campbellsville, Liberty, Stanford, Russellville,
Bowling Green, Franklin, Providence, Scottsville, Glasgow,
Tompkinsville, Edmonton, Columbia, Jamestown, Burkesville,
and Albany
525 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017 /425 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017/

...Gusty Winds This Evening...

A low pressure system is tracking across the southern Great Lakes,
and will drag a cold front through our area tonight. Expect gusty
southwest winds ahead of this front, and gusty northwest winds
behind it. Sustained winds will be between 15 and 20 mph with
gusts between 25 and 35 mph at times.

$$

BJS

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
255 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

INZ001-002-140900-
Lake IN-Porter-
Including the cities of Gary and Valparaiso
255 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

...Lake Effect Snow Will Impact Thursday Morning Commute in
Northwestern Indiana...

A band of lake effect snow will develop late this evening and move
into northwestern Indiana overnight. Snow will continue through
around midday Thursday. Moderate snowfall is expected though may
become heavy at times reducing visibility to less than half a
mile. Snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches is expected and locally
higher amounts will be possible. Morning commuters near the lake
in northwest Indiana should be prepared for hazardous driving
conditions.

$$

BMD


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
1003 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

INZ003>009-014-016>018-MIZ077>081-OHZ001-002-004-005-015-016-024-025-
141000-
La Porte-St. Joseph IN-Elkhart-Lagrange-Steuben-Noble-De Kalb-
Marshall-Kosciusko-Whitley-Allen IN-Berrien-Cass MI-St. Joseph MI-
Branch-Hillsdale-Williams-Fulton OH-Defiance-Henry-Paulding-Putnam-
Van Wert-Allen OH-
1003 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017 /903 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southwest
Michigan...northern Indiana and northwest Ohio.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Light snow will diminish overnight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Additional light snowfall is possible Friday.

&&

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio for further details or updates...or
check our web site at weather.gov/iwx

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
550 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

INZ021-028>031-035>042-049-142300-
Carroll-Warren-Tippecanoe-Clinton-Howard-Fountain-Montgomery-Boone-
Tipton-Hamilton-Madison-Delaware-Randolph-Henry-
Including the cities of Lafayette, Frankfort, Kokomo,
Crawfordsville, Anderson, and Muncie
550 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for northern central Indiana.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Outlook: Gusty winds of 30 to 40 mph are expected tonight. There is a
small chance for very light snow accumulation.

Hazards: Gusty winds shifting from southwest to northwest. Slick
roads and reduced visibilities from snow showers.

Timing: Until midnight.

Discussion: A frontal system moving through central Indiana will keep
gusty winds over the area and small chances for very light snow
accumulation.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Outlook: There is a chance for a mix of rain and snow early Sunday
morning, late Sunday night, and again Tuesday morning. Little to no
accumulation is currently expected.

Discussion: A frontal system will bring chances for precipitation to
the area off and on next week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

&&

More information, along with other weather, hydrological and climate
information can be found at http://weather.gov/ind

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
550 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

INZ043>048-051>057-060>065-067>072-142300-
Vermillion-Parke-Putnam-Hendricks-Marion-Hancock-Vigo-Clay-Owen-
Morgan-Johnson-Shelby-Rush-Sullivan-Greene-Monroe-Brown-Bartholomew-
Decatur-Knox-Daviess-Martin-Lawrence-Jackson-Jennings-
Including the cities of Indianapolis, Terre Haute, Shelbyville,
Bloomington, Columbus, Vincennes, Bedford, and Seymour
550 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for central and southern central Indiana.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Outlook: Gusty winds of 30 to 40 mph are expected tonight..

Hazards: Gusty winds shifting from southwest to northwest.

Timing: Until midnight.

Discussion: A frontal system moving through central Indiana will keep
gusty winds over the area and perhaps a sprinkle or flurry.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Outlook: There is a chance for a mix of rain and snow early Sunday
morning, late Sunday night, and again Tuesday morning. Little to no
accumulation is currently expected.

Discussion: A frontal system will bring chances for precipitation to
the area off and on next week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

&&

More information, along with other weather, hydrological and climate
information can be found at http://weather.gov/ind

$$
CP

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Louisville KY
536 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

INZ076>079-083-084-089>092-KYZ023>043-045>049-053>057-061>067-
070>078-081-082-142245-
Orange-Washington-Scott-Jefferson-Dubois-Crawford-Perry-Harrison-
Floyd-Clark-Hancock-Breckinridge-Meade-Ohio-Grayson-Hardin-Bullitt-
Oldham-Trimble-Henry-Shelby-Franklin-Spencer-Anderson-Woodford-
Fayette-Bourbon-Nicholas-Nelson-Mercer-Jessamine-Larue-Marion-Boyle-
Garrard-Madison-Butler-Edmonson-Hart-Green-Taylor-Casey-Lincoln-
Logan-Warren-Simpson-Allen-Barren-Monroe-Metcalfe-Adair-Russell-
Cumberland-Clinton-
Including the cities of Paoli, Salem, Scottsburg, Madison, Jasper,
English, Tell City, Corydon, New Albany, Jeffersonville, Lewisport,
Hawesville, Hardinsburg, Brandenburg, Hartford, Leitchfield,
Elizabethtown, Shepherdsville, Louisville, La Grange, Bedford,
Milton, New Castle, Shelbyville, Frankfort, Georgetown, Cynthiana,
Taylorsville, Lawrenceburg, Versailles, Lexington, Paris, Carlisle,
Bardstown, Springfield, Harrodsburg, Nicholasville, Winchester,
Hodgenville, Lebanon, Danville, Lancaster, Richmond, Morgantown,
Brownsville, Horse Cave, Greensburg, Campbellsville, Liberty,
Stanford, Russellville, Bowling Green, Franklin, Providence,
Scottsville, Glasgow, Tompkinsville, Edmonton, Columbia, Jamestown,
Burkesville, and Albany
536 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017 /436 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central
Indiana and Central Kentucky.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Sustained winds of 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph will be
possible this evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

A weather system bringing rainfall is expected to impact the region
on Sunday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

BJS

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Paducah KY
339 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

ILZ075>078-080>094-INZ081-082-085>088-KYZ001>022-MOZ076-086-087-
100-107>112-114-141100-
Jefferson-Wayne IL-Edwards-Wabash-Perry IL-Franklin-Hamilton-
White-Jackson-Williamson-Saline-Gallatin-Union-Johnson-Pope-
Hardin-Alexander-Pulaski-Massac-Gibson-Pike-Posey-Vanderburgh-
Warrick-Spencer-Fulton-Hickman-Carlisle-Ballard-McCracken-Graves-
Livingston-Marshall-Calloway-Crittenden-Lyon-Trigg-Caldwell-
Union KY-Webster-Hopkins-Christian-Henderson-Daviess-McLean-
Muhlenberg-Todd-Perry MO-Bollinger-Cape Girardeau-Wayne MO-Carter-
Ripley-Butler-Stoddard-Scott-Mississippi-New Madrid-
339 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southern
Illinois, southwest Indiana, western Kentucky, and southeast
Missouri.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Southwest winds will diminish into the evening and relative
humidity will continue to recover, so the fire danger will
improve as we head into the evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

DRS

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
318 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

ILZ027>031-036>038-040>057-061>063-066-067-071-141200-
Cass-Champaign-Christian-Clark-Clay-Coles-Cumberland-De Witt-
Douglas-Edgar-Effingham-Fulton-Jasper-Knox-Logan-Macon-Marshall-
Mason-McLean-Menard-Morgan-Moultrie-Peoria-Piatt-Sangamon-
Schuyler-Scott-Shelby-Stark-Tazewell-Vermilion-Woodford-
318 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS EVENING...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central
Illinois, east central Illinois, southeast Illinois and west
central Illinois.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT...

Windy conditions are expected through this evening as a storm
system moves across the Great Lakes. Northwesterly winds will
gust 40 to 45mph at times through mid-evening before gradually
decreasing overnight. Travel may be difficult on north-south
oriented roadways such as I-55 and I-57.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
318 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

ILZ068-072-073-141200-
Crawford-Lawrence-Richland-
318 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southeast
Illinois.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT...

Windy conditions are expected through this evening as a storm
system moves across the Great Lakes. Northwesterly winds will
gust 35 to 40mph at times through mid-evening before gradually
decreasing overnight. Travel may be difficult on north-south
oriented roadways.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.

$$

Barnes

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
306 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
142115-
Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Lake Illinois-Ogle-Lee-De Kalb-Kane-
DuPage-Cook-La Salle-Kendall-Grundy-Will-Kankakee-Livingston-
Iroquois-Ford-Lake Indiana-Porter-Newton-Jasper-Benton-
306 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017 /406 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
NORTHEAST ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED:

  Limited Non Thunderstorm Wind Risk.
  Elevated Snow Risk.

DISCUSSION:

Deepening low pressure is tracking across southeastern Wisconsin
and southern Lake Michigan this afternoon. This system is bringing
a mixed bag of precipitation to the area, with snow over northern
Illinois and rain over central Illinois and Indiana. A mix of rain
and snow is possible this afternoon along the Kankakee river
Valley. As the low passes to the east, strong winds will shift
from southwesterly to northwesterly, with gusts up to 30 mph
through the evening. A few higher gusts will be possible early
this evening. Precipitation will transition to a band of lake
effect snow overnight, with the band initially along the Illinois
shore of Lake Michigan and then transition to northwestern Indiana
overnight. Some snow accumulation is possible, with up to an inch
possible over far northeastern Illinois and 1 to 2 inches over
northwestern Indiana. Highest amounts should be closer to Lake
Michigan.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Thursday...
  Elevated Snow Risk.
Friday...
  Limited Snow Risk.

DISCUSSION:

Lake effect snow is expected to continue over northwestern Indiana
until around noon on Thursday. An additional 1 to 2 inches of snow
accumulations is expected with locally higher amounts possible.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be necessary through tonight.

&&

$$

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