SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — The National Weather Service is reporting some
areas of northern Indiana have received 8 inches of snow, with up to a
foot of lake-effect snow possible on one of the year's busiest travel
The weather service says a heavy lake effect snow warning has been issued
for northern Indiana's LaPorte, St. Joseph, Starke and Marshall counties
through Wednesday night.
The weather service says the snow likely will slow driving along the
Indiana Toll Road, Interstate 94 and U.S. 30. The state Department of
Transportation reported roads in northern Indiana were slick and
snow-covered in spots and urged drivers to slow down. The weather service
reports 8 inches of snow had fallen by Wednesday afternoon in Argos and
Georgetown and 6 inches in Walkerton.