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National Weather Service in northern Indiana
This map was issued by the weather service shortly after 7 p.m. Saturday as snow began to fall in northwest Indiana.

Heavy snow lurches this way

FORT WAYNE – The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for much of northeast Indiana and northwest Ohio through Monday morning.

Snow accumulation is expected, especially in the southern edges of the area, with totals between 6 to 10 inches in some areas from this evening into Sunday.

The weather service said the Fort Wayne area could get heavy snow after 8 p.m. Three to 5 inches of snow is possible by 1 p.m. Sunday, with another 1 to 3 inches of snow by 7 a.m. Monday.

The top third of Indiana is not expected to have the worst conditions, with heavier snow and sleet forecast for the bottom two-thirds of the state.

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