The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Winter Storm Warning that includes Lake and Porter Counties in northwest Indiana taking effect tonight at 9 CST and continuing through 6 pm CST Saturday evening. Newton, Jasper and La Porte Counties remain in a Winter Storm Watch from late tonight through early Saturday evening. The warning has been issued for a cominbation of snow, sleet and freezing rain. Storm total accumulation is estimated at 3 to 6 inches, with the possibility of ice accumulation up to one-quarter inch.
Forecast info at the Chicago National Weather Service website: http://www.crh.noaa.gov/lot/