Northwest Indiana sees record 21 inches of snow, while Chicago temperatures remain freezing Saturday

January 23, 2024

Another unofficial observation from the north side of LaPorte, Indiana, measured 32 inches of snow. Record snow was also seen in South Bend, with a total of 5.9 inches recorded Friday. In Porter County, four inches of snow fell from Friday morning through Saturday morning, the weather service said. Snow showers were expected to continue through late Saturday morning, creating dangerous road conditions in northwest Indiana, the weather service said. Snow fell at rates of 2 inches per hour Friday night, according to the weather service.