KOSCIUSKO — The National Weather Service of Northern Indiana has issued a winter storm watch for Kosciusko County and the surrounding counties. The watch is in effect from late Friday, Jan. 18, through late Saturday, Jan. 19.
Heavy snow is possible along with gusty winds and significant blowing and drifting snow. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 8 inches expected, with locally higher amounts possible.
Snow overspreading the area overnight Friday and continuing into Saturday afternoon. Moderate to heavy snow combined with gusty northeast winds to 25 to 35 mph Saturday evening will create hazardous travel conditions.
A winter storm watch means there is potential for significant snow accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.