Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
604 PM CDT SUN JUL 23 2017

INZ003-012-232330-
La Porte-Starke-
604 PM CDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT STARKE AND LA PORTE
COUNTIES...

At 604 PM CDT, strong thunderstorms were clustered over Wanatah, or 8
miles southeast of Westville, moving east at 40 mph.

Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph and half inch hail are possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
La Porte, Westville, Knox, Kingsford Heights, Wanatah, Hamlet, La
Crosse, Koontz Lake, Oak Grove, Hanna, Kingsbury, Ober, Pinhook,
English Lake, Salem Heights, Fish Lake, Otis, Brems, Stillwell and
Winona.

This includes the following highways...
 Interstate 80 in Indiana between mile markers 38 and 45.
 Interstate 94 in Indiana near mile marker 33.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 4166 8693 4159 8649 4153 8650 4151 8653
      4143 8652 4143 8648 4119 8647 4127 8693
TIME...MOT...LOC 2304Z 286DEG 35KT 4143 8684

$$

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