News From Terre Haute, Indiana

February 17, 2007

WEATHER ALERT: Snow advisory, Saturday cancellations

Staff report

TERRE HAUTE — The National Weather Service has issued a snow advisory, effective until 4 p.m. Saturday.

Two to four inches are possible throughout west central Indiana, including Vigo, Vermillion, Parke, Clay and Sullivan counties.

A quick moving clipper system will pass through central Indiana today. By this afternoon 2 to 4 inches of snow is possible. Saturday night... wind speeds will increase to 15 to 20 mph from the northwest which may cause some blowing and drifting of snow.

A Snow Advisory means that periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities... and use caution while driving.


• The St. Mary-of-the-Woods College Wind and Jazz Ensemble performance originally scheduled for Feb. 17 has been postponed. The concert will be rescheduled for a later date.