Post-tropical Cyclone Sandy will move into western Pennslyvania by this evening. The combination of this intense low pressure system and high pressure across the northern Great Lakes will result in very windy conditions across our area today.
A Wind Advisory is in effect for the forecast area today with a High Wind Warning for Berrien County, MI and La Porte County, IN. North to northwest winds of 20 to 35 mph with gusts of 45 to 50 mph are expected, with gusts of 55 to 60 mph near the Lake Michigan shoreline.
In addition, a wintry mix of precipitation is expected across northwest Ohio, northeast Indiana, and south central Lower Michigan this morning. Some locations may even pick up some minor snow accumulations of less than an inch, mainly across northwest Ohio.
The following table summarizes expected impacts to our forecast area from this storm.
|Land Based Impacts||Wind
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Below are some useful links that can be referred to over the next few days as this powerful storm system evolves: