The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Winter Storm Watch, including Clinton County, until 4 p.m. Wednesday for portions of central Indiana, from late Tuesday night through Wednesday afternoon.
Heavy snow is possible with total accumulations of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Besides Clinton, affected areas are Boone, Brown, Carroll, Clay, Delaware, Fountain, Greene, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Henry, Howard, Johnson, Knox, Madison, Marion, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, Owen, Parke, Putnam, Randolph, Rush, Shelby, Sullivan, Tippecanoe, Tipton, Vermillion, Vigo and Warren counties.
Travel could be very difficult. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning commute.
Snow showers are likely after 2 a.m. Tuesday night with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.
Wednesday’s forecast is snow showers before 2 p.m., then snow showers possibly mixed with rain. Snow could be heavy at times with a high near 33. East winds becoming north in the afternoon and could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100 percent with new precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Snow showers, possibly mixed with rain before 8 p.m. is in the forecast Wednesday night.