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Winter Storm Update: Rain Turns To Snow This Afternoon

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Motorists are being advised to allow for extra travel time tonight and tomorrow morning.

1:00 p.m. UPDATE

Updated information from forecasters at the National Weather Service indicate rainfall today will turn to snow by late afternoon.

Total snow accumulations up to 8 inches are possible over east central Indiana by late tonight. Six inches of snow are possible for areas near Lafayette, Noblesville and Rushville. Three to 5 inches of snowfall is expected near Bloomington, Seymour, Terre Haute and Columbus.

A winter storm warning is in effect northeast of Indianapolis this afternoon and tonight. A winter weather advisory is in effect most other areas after 4 p.m., with the exception of the far southwest.

Weather status by county as well as delays and closings being reported to WFIU and WTIU News may be found here.

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