Published: 06/19/2018 @ 04:44 PM
Updated: 06/19/2018 @ 04:44 PM
Special Weather Statement Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)
Indiana Target Area: Fulton, Kosciusko and Marshall Counties.
A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHEASTERN FULTON, SOUTHWESTERN KOSCIUSKO AND SOUTHEASTERN MARSHALL COUNTIES.
At 413 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located 8 miles west of Rochester, moving east at 25 mph.
Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm.
Locations impacted include: Rochester, Akron, Mentone, Walnut, Tippecanoe, Burkett, Athens,
Palestine, Beaver Dam Lake, Sevastopol, Tiosa, Beaver Dam, Lake Manitou, Talma and Old Tip Town.
Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways. 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.