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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
827 AM CDT THU AUG 18 2016

INZ001-002-181415-
LAKE IN-PORTER IN-
827 AM CDT THU AUG 18 2016

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR NORTHERN PORTER AND NORTHERN LAKE
COUNTIES UNTIL 915 AM CDT...

AT 826 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 9 MILES NORTH OF OGDEN
DUNES TO NEAR LAKE STATION TO ST. JOHN...AND MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HAMMOND...             GARY...                PORTAGE...
MERRILLVILLE...        VALPARAISO...          EAST CHICAGO...
SCHERERVILLE...        HOBART...              CROWN POINT...
HIGHLAND...            MUNSTER...             GRIFFITH...
ST. JOHN...            CHESTERTON...          LAKE STATION...
PORTER...              BURNS HARBOR...        WHEELER...
SOUTH HAVEN...         LINCOLN HILLS...

THIS INCLUDES...INDIANA UNIVERSITY NORTHWEST...VALPARAISO
UNIVERSITY...ILLIANA MOTOR SPEEDWAY...INDIANA DUNES STATE PARK...AND
SOUTH SHORE RAIL CATS BASEBALL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 4143 8708 4143 8753 4146 8753 4168 8743
      4167 8742 4165 8744 4163 8735 4162 8722
      4163 8716 4165 8715 4165 8710 4171 8693
      4151 8693
TIME...MOT...LOC 1326Z 273DEG 21KT 4175 8726 4161 8729 4143 8748

$$

RODRIGUEZ



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