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Rain and snow likely today, Friday
Updated on: 12.19.12

From the National Weather Service:

...STRONG STORM SYSTEM TO MOVE THROUGH THE REGION...
A POTENT LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE SOUTHWEST
TODAY AND MOVE QUICKLY INTO THE GREAT LAKES LATE TONIGHT INTO
EARLY FRIDAY. THIS SYSTEM IS LIKELY TO BRING WIDESPREAD RAINFALL
AND POSSIBLE EMBEDDED THUNDER TO THE AREA CONTINUING INTO
THURSDAY. RAINFALL WILL CHANGE TO SNOWFALL
BEGINNING LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON...AND REMAINING PRECIPITATION
WILL BE ALL SNOW BY THURSDAY EVENING. SNOW WILL CONTINUE IN
PORTIONS OF THE AREA THROUGH MIDDAY FRIDAY.
AT THIS TIME...LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS APPEAR LIKELY...ESPECIALLY OVER
NORTHERN PORTIONS OF CENTRAL INDIANA. ACCUMULATIONS SHOULD RANGE
FROM AN INCH OR LESS OVER SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF THE AREA...AROUND
AN INCH ALONG THE INTERSTATE 70 CORRIDOR...AND 2-3 INCHES ACROSS
NORTHERN PORTIONS OF CENTRAL INDIANA.
ADDITIONALLY...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS WILL ACCOMPANY THE STORM
SYSTEM THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY...WITH SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO 30 MPH
AND WIND GUSTS OF 40 TO 45 MPH LIKELY. THIS MAY CAUSE TRAVEL
DIFFICULTIES...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...BOTH FROM
THE WIND ITSELF AND FROM POTENTIAL REDUCED VISIBILITY DUE TO
BLOWING SNOW.
FINALLY...THE STRONG WINDS WILL COMBINE WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO
PRODUCE THE COLDEST CONDITIONS OF THE SEASON THUS FAR...WITH WIND
CHILLS PLUNGING INTO THE SINGLE DIGITS AT TIMES THURSDAY NIGHT
THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT ACROSS THE AREA. 

  • December 20
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 20
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 20
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 20
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 20
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 21
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 21
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains´╗┐
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 23
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 24
    Nashville government offices CLOSED
  • December 24
    Christmas Eve Communion service at Becks Grove church
    7 p.m. Becks Grove Christian Church, 8009 Becks Grove Road
  • December 24
    Candlelight service at Helmsburg church Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Brown County Community Church, 2370 Main St., Helmsburg
  • December 24
    Candlelight service set for Christmas Eve
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East
  • December 24
    Cordry church hosts candlelight service Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Church of the Lakes, 8844 Nineveh Road
  • December 25
    Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 26
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 26
    Brown County Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 27
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 27
    Live band at dance barn
    7:30 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 29
    Jackson Township Board
    7 p.m. Jackson Township Board, Trustee's Office, 5765 Carmel Ridge Road