(La Porte County, IN) - Hometown News Now Staff Meteorologist, Wayne Mahar, has specialized in forecasting weather specifically for La Porte County, Indiana, for nearly a quarter-century. Here are the details of the upcoming winter storm, as Wayne sees it right now:
A Winter Storm Warning is in effect across La Porte County.
TODAY: Stormy today. Snow will be moderate to heavy at times. Additional accumulations of 6 to 10 inches during the day today throughout La Porte County. Temperatures in the mid-20’s to near 30 degrees.
TONIGHT: The bulk of the storm will be winding down by evening. Lingering light snow with up to another inch or two expected overnight. Low 15 to 20 degrees.
THURSDAY: Mostly cloudy and blustery cold with some light snow or flurries at times. Temperatures will be in the lower 20’s.
FRIDAY: Mostly Sunny. High 15 to 20 degrees.
SATURDAY: Mostly Sunny. High around 20 degrees.
SUNDAY: Partly Sunny. High 25 to 30 degrees.
Right now, HometownNewsNow.com is calling for area-wide total snow accumulation to be anywhere from 10 to 15 inches across La Porte County.
For the most up-to-date information on the storm, along with closings and cancellations, tune to 96.7 The Eagle (on-air, online, or phone app) and continue to check HometownNewsNow.com.