The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued the following forecast update for later this week:
- There will be widespread rain Tuesday night through Thursday, with total precipitation amounts of 2.5 – 3.5 inches expected.
- Localized flooding will be possible, especially Thursday, with river flooding possible through the weekend
- Rain will begin to transition to a wintry mix from north to south Thursday morning (mainly across southern IN) through Thursday night, with the wintry mix tapering off Thursday night into early Friday morning
- Significant accumulations of ice and sleet/snow are possible within the Winter Storm Watch, although impactful ice and sleet amounts may still occur outside of the Watch area
Please note that these types of winter storms are extremely complex and very challenging to forecast. Slight variations in the path of the system can result in large differences in the weather we experience. Stay up to date with the latest forecasts.