Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
1155 AM EDT SAT OCT 14 2017

MIZ077-078-141645-
Berrien-Cass-
1155 AM EDT SAT OCT 14 2017

...SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM WITH LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL IMPACT
NORTHWESTERN CASS AND BERRIEN COUNTIES...

At 1150 AM EDT, showers and thunderstorms with locally heavy
rainfall were across the area and extended southwest into northern
Illinois. These storms were moving northeast at 40 mph and will
continue to affect Berrien and extreme northwest Cass counties
through this afternoon. Between 1 and 2 inches of rain has already
fallen this morning and another 1 to possibly 3 inches could fall
through tonight. Ponding of water is likely in poor drainage areas
and some minor flooding could develop this afternoon.

Locations impacted include...
Benton Harbor, St. Joseph, Fair Plain, Benton Heights, Bridgman,
Berrien Springs, Watervliet, Coloma, Stevensville, Shorewood-Tower
Hill, Paw Paw Lake, Shorewood-Tower Hills-Harbert, Lake Michigan
Beach, Sodus, Riverside, Baroda, Shoreham, Eau Claire, Magician Lake
and Dewey Lake.

This includes the following highways...
 Interstate 196 between mile markers 0 and 7.
 Interstate 94 in Michigan between mile markers 6 and 18, and between
mile markers 24 and 42.

Heavy rainfall may reduce visibilities and cause localized flooding.
Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

LAT...LON 4224 8622 4207 8622 4207 8603 4180 8669
      4185 8667 4198 8654 4212 8648 4224 8637
TIME...MOT...LOC 1550Z 235DEG 38KT 4187 8659

$$

NWS



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