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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
234 AM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

INZ003>009-012>018-020-022>027-032>034-MIZ077>081-OHZ001-002-004-
005-015-016-024-025-251500-
/O.CON.KIWX.WI.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-180225T1500Z/
La Porte-St. Joseph IN-Elkhart-Lagrange-Steuben-Noble-De Kalb-
Starke-Pulaski-Marshall-Fulton IN-Kosciusko-Whitley-Allen IN-
White-Cass IN-Miami-Wabash-Huntington-Wells-Adams-Grant-Blackford-
Jay-Berrien-Cass MI-St. Joseph MI-Branch-Hillsdale-Williams-
Fulton OH-Defiance-Henry-Paulding-Putnam-Van Wert-Allen OH-
Including the cities of Michigan City, La Porte, South Bend,
Mishawaka, New Carlisle, Walkerton, Elkhart, Goshen, Nappanee,
Lagrange, Topeka, Shipshewana, Angola, Fremont, Kendallville,
Ligonier, Albion, Auburn, Garrett, Knox, North Judson, Bass Lake,
Winamac, Francesville, Medaryville, Plymouth, Bremen, Culver,
Rochester, Akron, Warsaw, Winona Lake, Syracuse, Mentone,
Columbia City, Tri-Lakes, South Whitley, Fort Wayne, New Haven,
Monticello, Monon, Brookston, Logansport, Royal Center, Peru,
Grissom AFB, Mexico, Wabash, North Manchester, Huntington,
Roanoke, Bluffton, Ossian, Decatur, Berne, Marion, Gas City,
Upland, Hartford City, Montpelier, Portland, Dunkirk, Niles,
Benton Harbor, St. Joseph, Fair Plain, Benton Heights, Buchanan,
Paw Paw Lake, Dowagiac, Cassopolis, Marcellus, Sturgis,
Three Rivers, White Pigeon, Mendon, Coldwater, Bronson,
Hillsdale, Jonesville, Litchfield, Bryan, Edgerton, Wauseon,
Archbold, Swanton, Delta, Defiance, Sherwood, Hicksville,
Napoleon, Deshler, Liberty Center, Paulding, Antwerp, Payne,
Ottawa, Leipsic, Columbus Grove, Continental, Pandora, Van Wert,
Ohio City, Lima, and Spencerville
234 AM EST Sun Feb 25 2018 /134 AM CST Sun Feb 25 2018/

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST /9 AM CST/
THIS MORNING...

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * West winds behind a cold front increasing to 30 mph with gusts
   to 45 to 55 mph overnight.

 * The strongest wind gusts are expected for a 2 to 4 hour
   period from west to east overnight into early Sunday morning
   in association with a cold front tracking across the area.
   Gusty winds will continue through the day Sunday, but wind
   gusts will diminish to around 30 mph later Sunday morning.

IMPACTS...

 * Loose items such as garbage cans will be blown around in
   these gusty winds. Secure your belongings. Driving high
   profile vehicles will also become difficult overnight.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph or gusts of
45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving
difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra
caution.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
225 AM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

INZ003>009-012>018-020-022>027-032>034-MIZ077>081-OHZ001-002-004-005-
015-016-024-025-260730-
La Porte-St. Joseph IN-Elkhart-Lagrange-Steuben-Noble-De Kalb-Starke-
Pulaski-Marshall-Fulton IN-Kosciusko-Whitley-Allen IN-White-Cass IN-
Miami-Wabash-Huntington-Wells-Adams-Grant-Blackford-Jay-Berrien-
Cass MI-St. Joseph MI-Branch-Hillsdale-Williams-Fulton OH-Defiance-
Henry-Paulding-Putnam-Van Wert-Allen OH-
225 AM EST Sun Feb 25 2018 /125 AM CST Sun Feb 25 2018/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southwest
Michigan...northern Indiana and northwest Ohio.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Brief southwest wind gusts to 50 mph are expected overnight as a cold
front tracks eastward.

Widespread flooding will continue today and tonight over portions of
northwest Indiana into far southwest Lower Michigan, but the water
will recede at most locations. Major flooding will continue on
several area rivers with record crests at some points. For the latest
river warning and crest information, please refer to the Northern
Indiana webpage and flood warnings, statements, and the flood watch
issued by this office.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

River flooding will continue into early next week across the area.
For the latest flood information, please refer to our webpage and any
flood warnings or statements issued by this office.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Reports and pictures of flooding and any measured rainfall amounts would
be appreciated.

Any reports of wind gusts or any wind damage will be appreciated
early this morning.

&&

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio for further details or updates...or
check our web site at weather.gov/iwx

$$



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