Southern Indiana and central Kentucky are facing a significant winter storm this weekend; Central Indiana will only see a dusting.
A winter weather advisory is in effect for blowing and drifting snow until noon on Tuesday.
The El Nino system that caused warmer temperatures is waning somewhat.
Indiana has been hit with severe rain all throughout the year, from debilitating floods in July to the heavy rains this past week.
Weather officials say to be alert between 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. and then again between 7:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m.
Temperatures are expected to be in the 50s on Christmas day.
Copper wire thieves in the central Indiana area briefly disrupted FAA radar operations at the Indianapolis Airport.
The Indiana Department of Homeland Security has issued a travel advisory in Bartholomew, Brown and Knox counties.
A welcome break from storms will arrive tonight as high pressure builds over the area.
The National Weather Service classified the tornado that swept through the Princes Lakes area in southern Johnson County around 3:30 a.m. Sunday as an EF-0.