Winter Storm in the West; Severe Weather Across the Midwest

A strong winter storm will continue to progress across the Great Basin and Rockies bringing heavy mountain snow, high winds, and near blizzard conditions that will cause dangerous travel conditions. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are possible late Tuesday through the night from parts of the mid-Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley and southern Lower Michigan. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Valparaiso Porter County Municipal Airport (KVPZ)

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

Fair

56°F

13°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.46 in (997.4 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 27 Feb 5:56 am CST
Detailed forecast for

Porter County

Today
Mostly cloudy. Record shattering warmth likely. Highs in the mid 70s inland, but only in the lower 70s near the lake. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Windy. Mostly cloudy. Thunderstorms likely in the evening, then rain and snow showers likely after midnight. Snow accumulation up to half an inch possible. Turning sharply colder with lows in the mid 20s. Temperatures rising into the mid 30s after midnight. South winds 10 to 20 mph in the evening, becoming northwest and increasing to 25 to 35 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Wednesday
Windy. Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers in the morning, then mostly sunny in the afternoon. Little or no snow accumulation. Much colder with highs in the upper 20s. Northwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 40 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Wednesday Night
Clear. Lows around 19. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 30.
Friday
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.
Saturday
Partly cloudy in the morning, then clearing. Highs in the lower 60s.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.
Sunday
Partly cloudy in the morning, then clearing. Highs in the upper 60s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.
Monday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.



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309 AM CST Tue Feb 27 2024
 
 

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