Arctic Front Slides Southward; Heavy Rainfall Potential Across the South and for Hawaii

An arctic front will slowly drift southward this weekend. This will focus snow, locally heavy, from the Intermountain West, Rockies, Plains, and Great Lakes and eventually into the Northeast. Dangerously cold wind chills behind this arctic front are forecast for most of the Plains this weekend. Moisture will increase across the Gulf Coast and the State of Hawaii where flooding concerns increase. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gary Regional Airport (KGYY)

Lat: 41.61°NLon: 87.41°WElev: 584ft.

Fair

-5°C

23°F

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed W 22 km/h
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint -9°C (16°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-12°C (11°F)
Last update 28 Jan 4:45 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Portage IN

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of snow after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near -1. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.

    Chance Snow

    High: -1 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, snow, and freezing rain.  Low around -2. North northeast wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.3 of a centimeter possible.  New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Wintry Mix

    Low: -2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near -1. North wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: -1 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around -8. North wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: -8 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of flurries before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -7. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Chance
    Flurries

    High: -7 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -15.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -15 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -9.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -9 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -14.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near -5.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: -5 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of snow after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near -1. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.
Tonight
Rain, snow, and freezing rain. Low around -2. North northeast wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.3 of a centimeter possible. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near -1. North wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around -8. North wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Monday
A chance of flurries before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -7. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -15.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -9.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -14.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -5.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near -5.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -13.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near -5.
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Point Forecast:
Portage IN
 41.6°N 87.17°W
5:15 am CST Jan 28, 2023
5am CST Jan 28, 2023-6pm CST Feb 3, 2023
 
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