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Blizzard Warning in effect, Winter Weather Advisory expanded

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Treacherous road conditions exist on Interstate 65 at the Seymour exit. Treacherous road conditions exist on Interstate 65 at the Seymour exit.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Blizzard Warning is in effect for some of the northernmost counties in the WAVE 3 viewing area while a Winter Weather Advisory has been expanded to include several additional counties.

Jackson, Jennings and Lawrence Counties in Indiana remain under a Blizzard Warning until 7 p.m. Wednesday. Those counties could receive four to seven inches of snow with isolated areas getting as much as a foot of snow.

Orange, Jefferson, Scott and Washington Counties in Indiana are now under a Winter Storm Warning until 7 p.m.

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 7 p.m. for Jefferson, Oldham, Shelby, Spencer, Nelson, Bullitt, Hardin, Meade, LaRue, Breckinridge, Henry, Trimble, Anderson, Carroll, Grayson, Franklin, Green, Hart, Marion, Mercer, Owen, Taylor and Washington Counties in Kentucky and Crawford, Clark, Floyd, Harrison and Switzerland Counties in Indiana. Those counties could see one to three inches of snow.

Drivers are urged to use caution and people traveling by air should call ahead or check online for the status of their flight since some flights to the west and southwest were being cancelled or delayed.

The WAVE 3 Storm Tracking Team will have complete coverage of this major winter storm on air, on the WAVE 3 Weather page at wave3.com and on the free WAVE 3 Weather app.

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