Northwest Indiana Weather
Northwest Indiana Weather forecast video
Northwestern Indiana Weather forecast video
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Heavy rain poured down Thursday on Northwest Indiana, causing road closures, flooding basements and threatening residents living near local rivers.
Several rounds of showers and thunderstorms are expected through week's end, prompting a flood watch for the region.
Classes in the Crown Point Community and Tri-Creek school corporations are delayed two hours this morning due to overnight snow.
It might not seem like spring is only two weeks away after the area received heavy snowfall Tuesday.
Drivers slid to their destinations during Friday's morning commute, causing police to respond to numerous accidents caused by icy roads.
A winter storm was expected to continue to bring snow into the Chicago area until Wednesday morning.
Meteorologists are keeping a close eye on a winter storm headed toward the region Tuesday that could leave 6 inches of snow, rain or a mix of the two behind.
Area police reported few problems on the roads overnight and early Friday morning after snow fell across the region.
A wind advisory is in effect with wind gusts of 50 mph whipping through the region.
Mark Twain wrote, "If you don't like the weather in Chicago, wait a minute."
The good news is plows and salt trucks have been out since early Monday morning. The bad news is the snow is only going to get worse as the day moves on.
A wind chill advisory and flood warning are in effect for LaPorte County, with wind chills dipping to 20 below zero and lake-effect snow bringing even more precipitation to the rain-swollen Kankakee River.
The Chicago area broke a 99-year record Tuesday morning, with the mercury hitting 63 degrees.
A winter storm is expected to sock the region Sunday with more than a quarter of an inch of ice.
A second round of snow in as many days is made for a challenging morning commute in some areas of the region.
Relief from the snow and cold weather doesn't appear to be coming soon.
The region's first blast of brutal winter air arrived early Tuesday morning, with wind chills dipping to 15 degrees below zero.
While snowblowers are gathering dust in region garages and residents are reveling in not having to shovel the white stuff, some are voicing concerns over the lack of snow so far this season.
The National Weather Service is warning pockets of heavy snow could fall through the region this afternoon, causing visibilities of less than half a mile in some areas.
Area police reported no major problems on area roadways early Friday following the first snowfall of the season.
The latest first snowfall of the season in Chicago-area history is set to fall this afternoon with the arrival of a winter storm that forecasters say could cause blizzard-like conditions near the Lake Michigan shoreline in Lake and Porter counties.
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