Thursday, November 27, 2014




An ice fisherman makes his way to an ice shanty on Little Simonton Lake Monday afternoon February 25,2013 in the 40 degree weather, before we get hit with another storm Tuesday. (Truth Photo By Larry Tebo) (AP)

An ice fisherman makes his way to an ice shanty on Little Simonton Lake Monday afternoon February 25,2013 in the 40 degree weather, before we get hit with another storm Tuesday. (Truth Photo By Larry Tebo) (AP)
Winter storm warning for Elkhart County lowered to winter storm advisory
Posted on Feb. 25, 2013 at 12:00 a.m.

ELKHART — The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for Elkhart County for Tuesday, Feb. 26.

A winter storm system currently in the Great Plains will move northeast into northern Indiana Tuesday morning bringing sleet and freezing rain. As the storm moves north, the precipitation will change to snow over southwest Michigan.

The heaviest snow accumulations from the system will be in southwest Michigan, but a low pressure system will move into the Elkhart area Tuesday evening, bringing the possibility of more snow.

Northern Indiana could see between 3 inches and 5 inches of accumulation by Wednesday morning.