Two to six inches of snow are expected to fall over most of northeast Indiana and northwest Ohio, the National Weather Service said today.
The highest snowfall totals are expected northwest of U.S. 24, the weather service said in a winter weather advisory.
The snow may mix with sleet along and south of a line from Monticello to Fort Wayne to Ottawa, Ohio, where a brief period of freezing rain also is possible, the advisory said.
The weather service predicted:
- Kosciusko County will receive 4 to 6 inches of snow between noon today and 11 p.m. tonight.
- DeKalb, LaGrange, Noble and Steuben counties in Indiana and Defiance and Williams counties in Ohio will receive 4 to 6 inches of snow between 3 p.m. today and 3 a.m. Tuesday.
- Adams, Allen, Huntington and Whitley counties in Indiana and Paulding and Van Wert counties in Ohio will receive 3 to 5 inches of snow between 3 p.m. today and 3 a.m. Tuesday. The area southeast of a line from Marion, Ind., to Van Wert, Ohio, to Ottawa, Ohio, will receive 2 to 4 inches of sleet and snow.
- Wabash County will receive 3 to 5 inches of snow and sleet between noon today and 11 p.m. tonight.
- Mercer County, Ohio, will receive 2 to 4 inches of snow, along with up to a tenth of an inch of ice, between now and 4 a.m. Tuesday.