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Published: 07/17/2018 @ 05:28 AM
Updated: 07/17/2018 @ 05:28 AM

Dense Fog Advisory Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)

Indiana Target Area: Cass, Fulton, La Porte, Marshall, Pulaski, St. Joseph, Starke and White Counties.

 

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EDT /8 AM CDT/ THIS MORNING.

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a Dense Fog Advisory, which is in effect until 9 AM EDT /8 AM CDT/ this morning.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER:
*Areas of fog with visibility reduced to one quarter of a mile or less at times.

IMPACTS:
*Rapid fluctuations of visibility across short distances will create hazardous travel conditions early this morning.
*Fog is expected to begin to dissipate after 8 AM EDT.

 

Instructions: A Dense Fog Advisory means visibility will frequently be reduced to less than one quarter mile. If driving...slow down... use your headlights...and leave plenty of distance ahead of you.

Published: 07/03/2018 @ 03:10 PM
Updated: 07/03/2018 @ 03:10 PM

Heat Advisory Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)

Indiana Target Area: Adams, Allen, Blackford, Cass, De Kalb, Fulton, Grant, Huntington, Jay, Kosciusko, La Porte, Marshall, Miami, Noble, Pulaski, Starke, Wabash, Wells, White and Whitley Counties.

 

HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT /11 AM CDT/ TO 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ WEDNESDAY.


HAZARDOUS WEATHER:
*Temperatures will reach into the upper 80s to low 90s Wednesday afternoon. Heat indices will range from 97 to 100 degrees through Wednesday afternoon.

IMPACTS:
*The heat will lead to hazardous conditions particularly for the elderly,those with preexisting health conditions and pets. Little in the way of beneficial cooling will occur overnight in homes without air conditioning.

*Keep in mind that heat indices are in areas with at least some shading. People in full sunshine could experience heat indices several degrees warmer.

 

Instructions: A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun and check up on relatives and neighbors. Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty of water. To reduce risk during outdoor work, the occupational safety and health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an emergency, call 911.

Published: 06/27/2018 @ 04:55 PM
Updated: 06/27/2018 @ 04:55 PM

Excessive Heat Watch Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)

Indiana Target Area: Adams, Allen, Blackford, Cass, De Kalb, Elkhart, Fulton, Grant, Huntington, Jay, Kosciusko, La Porte, Lagrange, Marshall, Miami, Noble, Pulaski, St. Joseph, Starke, Steuben, Wabash, Wells, White and Whitley Counties.

 

EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

 

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued an Excessive Heat Watch...which is in effect from Friday afternoon through Saturday evening.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER:
*Temperatures are expected to rise into the lower to mid 90s Friday and Saturday with heat indices from around 100 to near 110.

IMPACTS:
*The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will likely lead to an increased risk of heat related stress and illness. The very young, the elderly, those without air conditioning, and those participating in strenuous outdoor activities will be the most susceptible.

*Car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes.

 

Instructions: An Excessive Heat Watch means that a prolonged period of hot temperatures is expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids...stay in an air-conditioned room...stay out of the sun...and check up on relatives and neighbors.

Published: 06/29/2018 @ 03:52 AM
Updated: 06/29/2018 @ 03:52 AM

Excessive Heat Warning Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)

Indiana Target Area: Adams, Allen, Blackford, Cass, De Kalb, Elkhart, Fulton, Grant, Huntington, Jay, Kosciusko, La Porte, Lagrange, Marshall, Miami, Noble, Pulaski, St. Joseph, Starke, Steuben, Wabash,
Wells, White and Whitley Counties.

 

EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT /11 AM CDT/ TODAY TO 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ SUNDAY.

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued an Excessive Heat Warning...which is in effect from noon EDT /11 AM CDT/ today to 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ Sunday. The Excessive Heat Watch is no longer in effect.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER:
*Long duration extreme heat event. Temperatures will peak into the lower to middle 90s today and Sunday, with middle to upper 90s on Saturday. Heat indices will reach near 105 today and Sunday, around 110 on Saturday.
*Humid with low temperatures in the middle 70s tonight and Saturday night.

IMPACTS:
*The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will lead to an increased risk of heat related stress and illness. The very young, the elderly, those without air conditioning, and those participating in strenuous outdoor activities will be the most susceptible.
*Car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes.

 

Instructions: Take extra precautions...if you work or spend time outside. When possible...reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty of water. To reduce risk during outdoor work...the occupational safety and health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an emergency...call 9 1 1. An Excessive Heat Warning means that a prolonged period of dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of fluids...stay in an air-conditioned room...stay out of the sun... and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes.

 

Published: 06/22/2018 @ 3:40 PM
Updated: 06/22/2018 @ 3:40 PM

Flash Flood Watch Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)

Indiana Target Area: Adams, Allen, Blackford, Cass, Fulton, Grant, Huntington, Jay, Kosciusko, Marshall, Miami, Pulaski, Starke, Wabash, Wells, White and Whitley Counties.

 

FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT /11 PM CDT/ TONIGHT.

*Flash Flood Watch for portions of northern Indiana and northwest Ohio, including the following areas, in northern Indiana, Adams, Allen IN, Blackford, Cass IN, Fulton IN, Grant, Huntington, Jay, Kosciusko, Marshall, Miami, Pulaski, Starke, Wabash, Wells, White, and Whitley. In northwest Ohio, Allen OH, Paulding, Putnam, and Van Wert.

*Until midnight EDT /11 PM CDT/ tonight.

*Numerous showers and thunderstorms along and south of Route 24 are expected to develop northward toward the Route 30 corridor this afternoon. These showers and thunderstorms have the potential to produce heavy rainfall of 1 to 2 inches in a short period of time. A localized flash flooding threat will be possible due to this additional heavy rainfall, especially for areas which have received heavy rainfall over the past 24 hours where the ground is saturated.

Instructions: A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.