Special Weather Statement Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)
Indiana Target Area: Fulton, La Porte, Marshall, Pulaski and Starke Counties.
A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHERN PULASKI, NORTHWESTERN FULTON, STARKE, WESTERN MARSHALL AND SOUTHWESTERN LA PORTE COUNTIES.
At 348 PM EDT/248 PM CDT/, a strong thunderstorm was located over North Judson, or 9 miles southwest of Knox, moving east at 35 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm.
Locations impacted include: Plymouth, Knox, North Judson, Culver, Oak Grove, Ripley, Monterey, Leiters Ford, Lomax, Beardstown, Ober, English Lake, Denham, Brems, Hibbard, Clarks, Winona, Delong, Donaldson and San Pierre.
Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may cause localized flooding. Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm. Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.