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

Indiana Target Area: Kosciusko County.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR EASTERN KOSCIUSKO COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL INDIANA UNTIL 4:15 PM EDT.

*AT 332 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES SOUTHWEST OF WINONA LAKE AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH. THIS STORM HAS THE POSSIBILITY OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND 60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

*SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED*

IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING AND TREES.

INDIANA LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE: WINONA LAKE, WARSAW, PIERCETON, NORTH WEBSTER, WOOSTER, MONOQUET, LITTLE CHAPMAN LAKE, BIG CHAPMAN LAKE, LEESBURG, RIDINGER LAKE, IRISH LAKE, BIG BARBEE LAKE, OSWEGO, SECHRIST LAKE, TIPPECANOE LAKE, JAMES LAKE AND DEWART LAKE.

Instructions: FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A BUILDING. TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM AND MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS!

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

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

AT 3:02 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR MEXICO OR 7 MILES NORTHWEST OF PERU. THIS STORM IS MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 MPH, CAN PRODUCE ONE HALF INCH DIAMETER HAIL, WINDS UP TO 50 MPH, FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING AND BRIEF HEAVY DOWNPOURS ARE ALL POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

INDIANA LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THIS STORM INCLUDE: NORTH MANCHESTER, AKRON, MENTONE, DEEDSVILLE, MACY, NYONA LAKE, GILEAD, IJAMSVILLE, ATHENS, DISKO, LAKETON, AND BEAVER DAM.

INSTRUCTIONS: GUSTY WINDS MAY CAUSE SMALL BRANCHES TO BE BLOWN DOWN...AND LOOSE OBJECTS TO BLOW AROUND. STAY AWAY FROM HIGH OBJECTS OUTDOORS SUCH AS TREES. SEEK SHELTER IN A STURDY STRUCTURE UNTIL THIS STORM HAS PASSED.

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

Indiana Target Area: Allen, Blackford, Cass, Grant, Huntington, Miami, Wabash, and Wells Counties.

AT 1:37 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM MEXICO TO SWAYZEE TO 39 MILES SOUTH OF FAIRMOUNT, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH. ANY OF THESE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS GREATER THAN 40 MPH, FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING AND BRIEF HEAVY DOWNPOURS THAT MAY LEAD TO SOME PONDING ON ROADWAYS.

LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE: WABASH, MARION, FAIRMOUNT, GAS CITY, UPLAND, AND HUNTINGTON.

GUSTY WINDS MAY CAUSE SMALL OBJECTS SUCH AS TRASH BINS TO BLOW AROUND. STAY AWAY FROM HIGH OBJECTS OUTDOORS SUCH AS TREES. SEEK SHELTER IN A STURDY STRUCTURE UNTIL THESE STORMS HAVE PASSED.

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

Indiana Target Area: Adams, Allen, Blackford, Cass, De Kalb, Grant, Huntington, Miami, Wabash, Wells, and Whitley Counties.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN INDIANA AND NORTHWEST OHIO.

**THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING**

*SEVERAL ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING AS AN UNUSUALLY MOIST AIRMASS COMBINES WITH A FRONTAL BOUNDARY AND UPPER AIR DISTURBANCE. RAINFALL TOTALS IN THE 2 TO 3 INCH RANGE ARE EXPECTED ACROSS MUCH OF THE WATCH AREA...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF 4 INCHES POSSIBLE.

*ALTHOUGH ANTECEDENT CONDITIONS HAVE BEEN EXCESSIVELY DRY THIS MONTH, RAINFALL TOTALS IN EXCESS OF 2 INCHES WILL BRING A THREAT OF FLOODING. ESPECIALLY IN URBAN AREAS INCLUDING FORT WAYNE AND MARION, AS THUNDERSTORMS COULD PRODUCE TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS WHICH COULD QUICKLY LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLOODING.

Instructions: A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON CURRENT FORECASTS. YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued by NWS Storm Prediction Center (Storm Prediction Center - Norman, Oklahoma)

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

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 228 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 PM EDT.