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Grant County Emergency Management Agency
Wednesday April 26th, 2017 :: 08:30 p.m. EDT
Alert

A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for Southeastern Grant County. Currently most of the county is under a warning.

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
828 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a

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

* Until 915 PM EDT

* At 828 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Fairmount,
moving northeast at 55 mph.

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

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

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...
Marion, Hartford City, Gas City, Upland, Fairmount, Montpelier,
Jonesboro, Van Buren, Matthews, Nottingham, Fowlerton, Shamrock
Lakes, Mcnatts, Home Corner, Michaelsville, Dillman, Petroleum,
Hackleman, Keystone and Point Isabel.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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LAT...LON 4040 8586 4063 8552 4062 8508 4057 8516
4057 8520 4054 8520 4038 8545 4038 8586
TIME...MOT...LOC 0028Z 240DEG 48KT 4037 8565

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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