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Published: 09/27/2019 @ 07:22 PM   Updated: 09/27/2019 @ 07:22 PM

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

Indiana Target Area: Fulton and Pulaski Counties.

 

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a Flood Advisory for Pulaski County and Fulton County, until 915 PM EDT/815 PM CDT/.

*At 610 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms across the northern and eastern sections of Pulaski
County. Doppler radar estimates that between 1 and 3 inches of rain has fallen across the advisory area this afternoon with additional rainfall amounts of around one-half inch to one inch possible through 600 PM EDT. Runoff from the heavy rainfall will result in minor flooding issues early evening. More showers and thunderstorms are expected late this evening into the overnight that will likely lead to some renewed flood concerns. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect through tonight.

*Some locations that will experience flooding include: Rochester, Winamac, Akron, Francesville, Medaryville, Pulaski, Ripley, Kewanna, Monterey, Leiters Ford, Beardstown, Vanmeter Park, Denham, Athens, Lawton, Bruce Lake Station, Clarks, Delong, Lake Bruce and Star City.

Instructions: Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.

 

Published: 09/27/2019 @ 04:03 PM   Updated: 09/27/2019 @ 04:03 PM

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

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

 

FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a Flash Flood Watch for through late tonight. This is for portions of northern Indiana and southwest Michigan, including the following areas, in northern Indiana, Elkhart, Fulton IN, Kosciusko, La Porte, Marshall, Pulaski, St. Joseph IN, Starke, and White. In southwest Michigan, Berrien and Cass MI.

*Widespread rainfall totals of 1.5 to 2 inches with locally higher amounts are expected within the watch area. Intense downpours from thunderstorms will allow rainfall to quickly runoff and cause flash flooding of streets, fields, and lowland areas. Runoff and associated flash flooding will be especially significant in urban areas.

Instructions: A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. Always take an alternate route if water is crossing the road. Turn around, don't drown. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

 

Published: 09/12/2019 @ 05:27 PM Updated: 09/12/2019 @ 05:27 PM

Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)

Indiana Target Area: Cass, Fulton, Miami and Wabash Counties.

 

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for; West central Wabash County in north central Indiana; South central Fulton County in north central Indiana; Northeastern Cass County in north central Indiana and Northwestern Miami County in north central Indiana.

* Until 545 PM EDT.

* At 457 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Mexico, or 8 miles northwest of Peru, moving southeast at 10 mph.
HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail.
SOURCE...Radar indicated.
IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
Peru, Mexico, Erie, Denver, Chili, Twelve Mile, Hoover, Nyena Lake and Deedsville.

HAIL...0.75IN
WIND...60MPH

Instructions: For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.

Published: 09/12/2019 @ 05:53 PM Updated: 09/12/2019 @ 05:53 PM

Special Weather Statement Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)

Indiana Target Area: Fulton, Marshall, Pulaski and Starke Counties.

 

A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHEASTERN PULASKI, NORTHWESTERN FULTON, SOUTHEASTERN STARKE AND SOUTHWESTERN MARSHALL COUNTIES.

At 529 PM EDT/429 PM CDT/, a strong thunderstorm was located near Winamac, moving northeast at 15 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include: Knox, Winamac, Culver, Ripley, Monterey, Leiters Ford, Beardstown, Vanmeter Park, Winona, Delong, Bass Lake, Ora and Ober.

Published: 09/02/2019 @ 05:31 AM Updated: 09/02/2019 @ 05:31 AM

(Fog Alert) Special Weather Statement 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.

 

Patchy Dense Fog Possible This Morning.

Areas of fog will continue to develop early this morning, with visibility of around 1 mile or less. Patches of dense fog associated with clearing skies were observed in areas along and west of US 31, with visibility intermittently dropping below a quarter of a mile. Expect the potential for dense fog to spread eastward through sunrise before dissipating. If driving, use low beam headlights and exercise caution at intersections.