Special Weather Statement National Weather Service Indianapolis IN INZ051>057-060>065-067>072-301700- Vigo-Clay-Owen-Morgan-Johnson-Shelby-Rush-Sullivan-Greene-Monroe- Brown-Bartholomew-Decatur-Knox-Daviess-Martin-Lawrence-Jackson- Jennings- Including the cities of Terre Haute, Shelbyville, Bloomington, Columbus, Vincennes, Bedford, and Seymour 400 AM EST Sat Dec 30 2017 ...Cold Wind Chills Expected... Cold Arctic air combined with breezy conditions this afternoon and tonight will cause wind chills to drop to near ten below zero at times. Conditions will improve Sunday by late morning, but will get even colder late Sunday night and this will likely last through midday Tuesday. Frost bite and hypothermia can occur if precautions are not taken. Limit time outdoors and cover exposed skin. $$ CP
Hazardous Weather Outlook
Hazardous Weather Outlook National Weather Service Indianapolis IN 551 AM EST Sat Dec 30 2017 INZ051>057-060>065-067>072-311100- Vigo-Clay-Owen-Morgan-Johnson-Shelby-Rush-Sullivan-Greene-Monroe- Brown-Bartholomew-Decatur-Knox-Daviess-Martin-Lawrence-Jackson- Jennings- Including the cities of Terre Haute, Shelbyville, Bloomington, Columbus, Vincennes, Bedford, and Seymour 551 AM EST Sat Dec 30 2017 ..Very cold air will be moving into the area through tonight... This hazardous weather outlook is for central Indiana. .DAY ONE...Today and Tonight. Outlook: High pressure will be building into the northern Plains and continue to spread cold Arctic air into the region tonight. Hazards: Very cold air to near 0 degrees tonight with wind chills to around -10 degrees expected. Timing: this afternoon through tonight. Discussion: Very cold Arctic air mass moving into the north central Plains will continue spread southeast into the Ohio Valley tonight. Look for temperatures to gradually fall today into the single digits. Clearing skies and snow cover will combine to bring temperatures to near 0 degrees by Sunday morning with wind chills around -10 degrees. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday. Outlook: Very cold air will be in place over the area through Tuesday. Discussion: Very cold Arctic air will create high temperatures of 10 to 15 degrees Sunday and only 5-10 degrees on New Year`s Day. Low temperatures for New Year`s Eve will be 0 to -5 degrees. Low temperatures through the period will be in the single digits through the period. High temperatures will be mostly in the teens and lower 20s.