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Storm Moving through the South; Pacific Storm to Impact the West this Weekend

A storm is expected to develop over the southern High Plains today and track to the Mid-Atlantic through Friday with showers and thunderstorms. On the northern edge, snow, ice, and/or a wintry mix is possible over the central Plains. A significant storm is expected to arrive late Friday through the weekend with rain, heavy mountain snow, and gusty winds for much of the West. Read More >

Overview

Beginning during the early morning hours on 15 November, a wintry mix of freezing rain, sleet, and snow spread northward through the area. Southern parts of Ohio and Indiana were also impacted by this storm. In our area, 1-3 inches of snow was observed in northwest Indiana. Lesser amounts were found in eastern Indiana and northwest Ohio. An ice storm warning was issued in those locations as freezing rain and sleet were expected to move in. Ice accretions of 0.10-0.25" were reported. 

This storm resulted in some school closings, delays, and treacherous travel for the Thursday morning commute. 

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