Local officials are prepaid for winter weather.
Vigo County Sheriff Greg Ewing says that jail staff is ready to work overtime encase some can’t make it in.
The same can be said for the central dispatch center.
All additional leave has been canceled and all deputies have been placed on alert for potential call in.
The Sheriff’s Office has also taken an additional step to allow those deputies with personal four-wheel drive vehicles to drive them if the heavy snowfall occurs.
Should conditions warrant and the county’s emergency management and commissioners could issue a travel warning which would mean that should you decide to travel and you become stranded, help might be a long time coming.
Travelers are urged to have an emergency travel kit should they become stranded.
Greene County has issued a travel advisory in preparations for the impending storm.
Another major concern is extreme bitter cold.
Actual air temperatures are expected to be in the negative teens making for dangerous conditions.