Published: 06/26/21 @ 7:01 PM – Updated: 06/26/21 @ 7:01 PM
Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)
Indiana Target Area: La Porte, Pulaski, and Starke Counties.
The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Pulaski County, Starke County, and La Porte County. until 745 PM EDT/645 PM CDT/.
*At 643 PM EDT/543 PM CDT/, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from South Haven to near Hebron to near Fair Oaks to near Percy Junction, moving east at 55 mph.
*Locations impacted include, Michigan City, La Porte, Westville, Knox, Winamac, Trail Creek, North Judson, Kingsford Heights, Wanatah, Francesville, Hamlet, Medaryville, La Crosse, Pulaski, Ripley, Hanna, Kingsbury, Monterey, Lomax and Beardstown. This includes the following highways, Interstate 80 in Indiana between mile markers 38 and 61 and Interstate 94 in Indiana between mile markers 33 and 41.
HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts.
IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
Instructions: A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 800 PM EDT/700 PM CDT/ for north central and northwestern Indiana. For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.