Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
932 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

INZ003-004-MIZ077-078-240230-
ST. JOSEPH-LA PORTE-BERRIEN-CASS-
932 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT ST. JOSEPH...
NORTHEASTERN LA PORTE...SOUTHEASTERN BERRIEN AND WESTERN CASS
COUNTIES...

AT 930 PM EDT /830 PM CDT/...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR BRIDGMAN TO NEAR NEW CARLISLE TO NEAR LA
PORTE...AND MOVING EAST AT 15 TO 20 MPH.

WINDS UP TO 40 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS
ALONG WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL AND LOCALIZED URBAN FLOODING.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SOUTH BEND...MISHAWAKA...LA PORTE...NILES...DOWAGIAC...BUCHANAN...
GEORGETOWN...GULIVOIRE PARK...GRANGER...OSCEOLA...BRIDGMAN...NORTH
LIBERTY...NEW CARLISLE...BERRIEN SPRINGS...THREE OAKS...
EDWARDSBURG...LAKEVILLE...ROSELAND...SHOREWOOD-TOWER HILL AND
SHOREWOOD-TOWER HILLS-HARBERT.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 80 IN INDIANA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 46 AND 86.
 INTERSTATE 94 IN MICHIGAN BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 6 AND 17.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
CAUSE LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS OR PARKING LOTS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 4206 8606 4170 8607 4148 8607 4148 8647
      4158 8681 4172 8675 4195 8661
TIME...MOT...LOC 0130Z 270DEG 11KT 4188 8653 4173 8654 4162 8663
$$

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