Special Weather Statement Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)
Indiana Target Area: Fulton and Kosciusko Counties.
A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT FULTON...SOUTHWESTERN KOSCIUSKO AND NORTHWESTERN MIAMI COUNTIES.
At 338 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located 10 miles southwest of Rochester, moving northeast at 30 mph. Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail are possible with this storm.
Indiana Locations Impacted Include: Rochester, Akron, Kewanna, Fulton, Macy, Nyona Lake, Athens, Grass Creek, Tiosa, Fletcher, Beaver Dam, Lake Manitou, Talma and Marshtown.
Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways. 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.