Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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WUUS53 KLOT 150155

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville Il
855 PM CDT SAT OCT 14 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Northwestern Porter County in northwestern Indiana...
  Central Lake County in northwestern Indiana...

* Until 945 PM CDT

* At 855 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
  extending from Highland to Schererville to near Beecher, moving
  east at 55 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
  Hammond, Gary, Portage, Merrillville, Valparaiso, Schererville,
  Hobart, Crown Point, Highland, Munster, Griffith, St. John,
  Chesterton, Lake Station, Porter, Burns Harbor, Lakes Of The Four
  Seasons, Wheeler, South Haven and Lincoln Hills.


For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with these storms. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of nature`s leading killers. Remember, if you can
hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with these storms, and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.


LAT...LON 4164 8706 4140 8705 4141 8752 4157 8748
TIME...MOT...LOC 0155Z 265DEG 48KT 4157 8745 4148 8747 4138 8755



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