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Grant County Emergency Management Agency
Thursday March 30th, 2017 :: 05:33 p.m. EDT
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The NWS has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for Grant County.

NORTHERN_INDIANA Severe Thunderstorm Warning #0032 issued 2017-03-30 21:30 UTC expires 2017-03-30 22:30 UTC


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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
530 PM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Southeastern Grant County in central Indiana...
Blackford County in east central Indiana...
Southeastern Wells County in northeastern Indiana...
Southern Adams County in northeastern Indiana...
Northwestern Jay County in east central Indiana...

* Until 630 PM EDT

* At 529 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Matthews, or
8 miles south of Upland, moving northeast at 40 mph.

HAZARD...Ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE...Trained weather spotters.

IMPACT...People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail
damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect
wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
Bluffton, Hartford City, Berne, Upland, Montpelier, Geneva,
Pennville, Matthews, Nottingham, Fowlerton, Shamrock Lakes, Poneto,
Vera Cruz, Wellsburg, Liberty Center, Mount Zion, Mill Grove,
Keystone, Domestic and Balbec.

This includes INTERSTATE 69 IN INDIANA between MILE MARKERs 252 and
255.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 PM EDT for central,
northeastern and east central Indiana.

LAT...LON 4038 8560 4076 8523 4066 8481 4038 8526
TIME...MOT...LOC 2129Z 221DEG 36KT 4035 8547

TORNADO...POSSIBLE
HAIL...1.50IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

Instructions:

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

Address/Location
Grant County Emergency Management Agency
401 S Adams St
Marion, IN 46953

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 765-651-2410

Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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