The National Weather Service is extending the Winter Weather Advisory until just after lunch today. Several factors are involved: the possibility of another inch or less of snow today, continuing blowing snow, and the brutal breezes that will keep wind chills below zero.
Lake Effect snows tonight could put down another inch around Kokomo and Peru, with obviously higher totals in northern Indiana closer to South Bend.
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON. * ROADS MAY REMAIN SLICK AND HAZARDOUS DUE TO SNOW COVER... BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...AND LOW TEMPERATURES AROUND 10 DEGREES. * MINIMAL ACCUMULATIONS OF A FEW TENTHS OF AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE...BUT SOME BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW IS EXPECTED.