... Lake effect Snow Advisory remains in effect until 10 PM CDT
* timing... snow showers will continue at times into this
evening... with the focus gradually shifting farther west into
Lake County Indiana late this afternoon and evening.
* Snow... heavy bursts of lake effect snow showers are possible and
could even be accompanied by thunder and lightning. Visibilities
within some of the strongest showers will become dramatically
reduced... potentially to a quarter mile at times in isolated
* Accumulation... localized slushy snow accumulations of 1 to 3
inches are possible... especially on grassy areas. There is a
slight chance of locally heavier snowfall totals.
* Other impacts... strong winds will result in snow being wind
whipped and further reduce visibilities.
A lake effect Snow Advisory Means Lake-effect snow is forecast
that will make travel difficult in some areas. Lake-effect snow
showers typically align themselves in bands and will likely be
intense enough to drop several inches in localized areas. Use
caution when traveling.
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