Serving Fulton, Cass, Pulaski, Marshall, Miami, Wabash, and Kosciusko Counties in Indiana!

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

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

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS MOVING TOWARD CASS, MIAMI, WABASH AND SOUTHEASTERN FULTON COUNTIES.

AT 717 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM ROCHESTER TO 8 MILES NORTHWEST OF MEXICO TO 7 MILES WEST OF LOGANSPORT...MOVING EAST AT 50 MPH.

WINDS GREATER THAN 40 MPH...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING AND BRIEF HEAVY DOWNPOURS ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

INDIANA LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE:
LOGANSPORT, PERU, NORTH MANCHESTER, WABASH, AKRON, AND MEXICO.

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.

***A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 100 AM EDT MONDAY MORNING FOR NORTHERN INDIANA.***

UPDATE(9:17 PM): THIS WATCH HAS BEEN CANCLED. A NEW WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED BY NWS WITH A PORTION OF THE LISTED COUNTIES. TO GET NEW WATCH FOLLOW THIS LINK. http://bit.ly/1IodTh5

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

Indiana Target Area: Adams, Allen, Blackford, Boone, Carroll, Cass, Clinton, Delaware, Fountain, Fulton, Grant, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Henry, Howard, Huntington, Jay, Johnson, Kosciusko, Madison, Marion, Marshall, Miami, Montgomery, Morgan, Parke, Pulaski, Putnam, Randolph, Rush, Shelby, Starke, Tippecanoe, Tipton, Vermillion, Wabash, Warren, Wells, White, and Whitley Counties.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 271 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 100 AM EDT.

Flood Advisory 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 AN URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY UNTIL 830 PM CDT OR 930 EDT.

*AT 533 PM CDT OR 633 PM EDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAIN OVERSPREADING THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATES THAT BETWEEN 1 AND 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN ACROSS EXTREME SOUTHWEST LA PORTE COUNTY INTO EXTREME WESTERN STARKE COUNTY. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF AROUND 1 INCH ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH 615 PM CDT OR 715 PM EDT. THESE HEAVY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL OVERSPREAD THE EASTERN PORTIONS OF PULASKI COUNTY THROUGH 700 PM EDT. RUNOFF FROM THIS HEAVY RAIN WILL RESULT IN PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS AND MINOR FLOODING.

Instructions: DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND. BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING. TO REPORT FLOODING...POST YOUR INFORMATION ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA FACEBOOK PAGE...OR YOU CAN POST ON TWITTER WITH THE HASHTAG... #NWSIWX.

UPDATE(7:40 PM): NWS has canceled this Warning.

 

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

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING UNTIL 745 PM EDT/645 PM CDT/.

*AT 550 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM KNOX TO 6 MILES NORTH OF WINAMAC TO 6 MILES SOUTH OF WINAMAC...AND MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

*HAZARD*
70 MPH WIND GUSTS AND HAIL AT .75IN.

**SOURCE**
TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS.

**IMPACT**
EXPECT CONSIDERABLE TREE DAMAGE. DAMAGE IS LIKELY TO MOBILE HOMES...ROOFS AND OUTBUILDINGS.

*INDIANA LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE: ROCHESTER, CULVER, ARGOS, WINONA, STAR CITY, THORNHOPE, LAKE BRUCE, MONTEREY, OBER, DELONG, OAK GROVE, BRUCE LAKE STATION, KEWANNA, LEITERS FORD, GRASS CREEK, BURR OAK, MAXINKUCKEE, HIBBARD, MARSHTOWN AND RUTLAND.

****TORNADO...POSSIBLE****

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

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

Indiana Target Area: Pulaski and Starke Counties.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING UNTIL 6:00 PM CDT OR 7:00 PM EDT.

*AT 523 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 6 MILES NORTHWEST OF MEDARYVILLE...AND MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.


**HAZARD**

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: KNOX, WINAMAC, MEDARYVILLE, FRANCESVILLE, NORTH JUDSON, SAN PIERRE, CLARKS, LOMAX, ENGLISH, LAKE, LAKESIDE, DENHAM, TOTO, RIPLEY, PULASKI, BASS LAKE, BEARDSTOWN, WINONA, VANMETER PARK, ORA AND STAR CITY.