Last Updated on February 18, 2022 by Cass County Online
🟠 Cass County is under a yellow travel advisory as of 11:35 a.m. Friday, Feb. 18, 2022. | County Travel Status Map
A winter storm warning is in effect for Cass County until midnight. Snow accumulations of 3 to 7 inches and ice accumulations of up to one tenth of an inch. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will lead to areas of blowing snow.
Flood watches and flood warnings are also in effect. | Cass County Weather Alerts
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Here’s what we know as of 8:15 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 17, 2022:
The National Weather Service says a powerful storm is expected to sweep through the Eastern half of the U.S. over the next day or so with multiple hazards. A narrow zone of heavy snow and a wintry mix is anticipated from the south-central Plains to the Great Lakes. Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and strong tornadoes from the Lower Mississippi Valley to the Southeast, especially in the Tennessee Valley and Mid South.
Cass County is under a winter storm warning from noon to midnight Thursday, Feb. 17, with heavy mixed precipitation, 3-6 inches of snow, up to one tenth of an inch of ice and gusty winds/blowing snow.
Flood advisories, watches and warnings are also in effect.
Caston, Lewis Cass, Logansport and Pioneer Schools will all have eLearning for Thursday, Feb. 17, 2022.
Cass County went to a yellow travel advisory yesterday afternoon due to flooding that was already happening.
Here’s the forecast for the Logansport area:
Today: Rain and freezing rain, possibly mixed with sleet before 3pm, then snow and sleet, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 3pm and 4pm, then snow after 4pm. The snow and sleet could be heavy at times. Temperature falling to around 28 by 5pm. North wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. Total daytime snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight: Snow before 1am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 1am and 4am. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 8. North wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday: Sunny, with a high near 28. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.