The National Weather Service (NWS) based in Indianapolis has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Clay and other counties in the Wabash Valley.
According to the service, a significant amount of snowfall is expected across Central Indiana beginning Monday night and lasting into Tuesday afternoon.
NWS stated a low-pressure system was expected to move through the area. The advisory is in effect from 1 a.m.-7 p.m., Tuesday.
The heaviest snow, according to NWS, was expected to fall from sunrise Tuesday through the early afternoon hours. The service predicted a total accumulation of 3-6 inches.
Other counties affected by the advisory included Carroll, Warren, Tippecanoe, Clinton, Howard, Fountain, Montgomery, Boone, Tipton, Hamilton, Madison, Delaware, Randolph, Vermillion, Parke, Putnam, Hendricks, Marion, Hancock, Henry, Vigo, Owen, Morgan, Johnson, Shelby, Rush, Sullivan, Greene, Monroe, Brown, Bartholomew, Decatur, Knox, Daviess, Martin, Lawrence, Jackson and Jennings.
According to the service, the chance of snow through Tuesday was 90 percent.
NWS also called for a 30 percent chance of snow Wednesday, with highs in the upper 20s.