Yet another powerful winter weather system is expected to barrel through
Indiana this weekend, potentially producing significant amounts of snow with
freezing rain and sleet mixed in.
This storm could disrupt travel across the state and the Indiana Department
of Homeland Security is encouraging Hoosiers to carefully consider if travel
will be necessary Sunday and Monday morning.
Drivers are strongly urged not to put themselves, local emergency medical
services, law enforcement, firefighters or other public safety professionals
in harmís way. Please listen to and follow county travel advisories to stay
off the roads, both during the storm and after, when blowing and drifting
snow could reduce visibility.
The Indiana County Travel Advisory Map can be found at
That advisory map is updated with information from the county emergency
management agencies and describes the conditions for a travel warning,
watch, advisory and caution.
For road updates, please visit
or call (800) 261-ROAD. Do not call local law enforcement or 911 for
If you must be on the roads, tell someone your route, expected time of
arrival, and how to reach you. Charge your cell phone before leaving. Pack
essential items such as high protein snacks, water, first aid kit,
flashlight, warm blankets, extra prescription medications ,and important
documents or information you might need during an emergency.
For more information, go to