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Published: 11/18/2020 @ 4:49 AM – Updated: 11/18/2020 @ 4:49 AM

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

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

 

Elevated Fire Danger This Afternoon and Thursday.
There is an increased risk for grass, field, brush, and ditch fires as well as unmonitored campfires to spread out of control this afternoon, especially along and west of Highway 31. Relative humidity values will drop to 30 to 35 percent this afternoon and south winds that may gusts as high as 30 mph. The combination of these conditions will lead to elevated fire danger this afternoon. On Thursday, the elevated fire danger continues. Minimum relative humidity values will range from 30 to 40 percent. South to southwest winds will be strong, in the 20 to 30 mph range with gusts up to 40 mph.

 

Instructions: Burning is not advised. NWS suggests if you need to burn that you need to contact your local fire department to inform them of the burning.

Published: 11/18/2020 @ 4:47 AM – Updated: 11/18/2020 @ 4:47 AM

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

Indiana Target Area: Adams, Allen, Blackford, De Kalb, Elkhart, Grant, Huntington, Jay, Kosciusko, Lagrange, Miami, Noble, Steuben, Wabash, Wells, and Whitley Counties.

 

Elevated Fire Danger Thursday.
There is an increased risk for grass, field, brush, and ditch fires as well as unmonitored campfires to spread out of control Thursday. On Thursday, an elevated fire danger develops. Minimum relative humidity values will range from 30 to 40 percent. South to southwest winds will be strong, in the 20 to 30 mph range with gusts up to 40 mph.

 

Instructions: Burning is not advised. NWS suggests if you need to burn that you need to contact your local fire department to inform them of the burning.

Published: 11/14/2020 @ 3:53 AM – Updated: 11/14/2020 @ 3:53 AM

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.

 

Areas of Freezing Fog Developing Early This Morning.

Areas of freezing fog have developed generally along Route 24 and west of Hwy 31 this morning. Bridges and elevated surfaces may become slippery. Elsewhere, fog should remain patchy however, localized spots may see visibility drop to less than one mile briefly. If you are traveling early this morning, slow down and allow extra time to reach your destination. This fog should dissipate by 8 AM EST.

Published: 11/15/2020 @ 1:42 AM – Updated: 11/15/2020 @ 1:42 AM

 

Wind Advisory 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.

 

WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/ SUNDAY.

*WHAT: Southeast winds 15 to 25 mph this evening, becoming Southwest to West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts of 45 to 55 mph. Highest gusts expected closer to Lake Michigan.

*WHERE: Portions of northern Indiana, southwest Michigan and northwest Ohio.

*WHEN: From 1 AM EST /midnight CST/ to 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/ Sunday.

*IMPACTS: Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

 

Instructions: Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

 

Published: 11/12/2020 @ 4:07 AM – Updated: 11/12/2020 @ 4:07 AM

 

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

Indiana Target Area: Cass, Fulton, Grant, Kosciusko, Marshall, Miami, Pulaski, Starke, Wabash, and White Counties.

 

Areas of Freezing Fog This Morning.

Areas of freezing fog will continue to develop early this morning south of a line from Knox to Warsaw including the Rochester, Monticello and Logansport areas. The freezing fog will be locally dense until around 9 AM EST.

 

Instructions: If you are traveling early this morning, slow down and allow extra time to reach your destination. Watch out for children waiting for the school that may be hard to see in the dark and foggy conditions.