Weather for Wednesday, January 3, 2018 Windchill Advisory in Effect Today. Dangerously Low Windchill -5 to -20 below. Chance of Snow this Morning
The bitterly cold weather will continue through the rest of the work week and to start the weekend. A period of snow showers is likely ahead of a reinforcing shot of cold air tonight into early Wednesday. The rest of Wednesday will be breezy and cold. Lake effect snow showers will affect parts of northern Indiana into southwest Michigan Wednesday through Thursday, with the most likely window of impact for northeast Porter County Wednesday evening through Thursday morning or mid day. While uncertainty remains in the snow accumulation forecast, a few to several inches are possible. Looking ahead to the weekend, our best shot at temperatures near or even slightly above freezing will be on Sunday, accompanied by a threat for wintry precipitation.
Wind chill is how the wind and cold feel on exposed skin. The colder the temperature and stronger the wind, the quicker frostbite could set in on exposed skin.
With bitterly cold weather forecast for much of the week, it’s important to know the dangers associated with extreme cold temperatures.
A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of flurries between 10am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 9 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -7. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. Wind chill values as low as -16. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Wind chill values as low as -16. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Mostly clear, with a low around -2. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 10.
Mostly clear, with a low around -3.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.
A slight chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Snow. Cloudy, with a high near 34.
Snow. Cloudy, with a low around 28.
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.