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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
432 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

INZ018-025>027-032>034-OHZ004-005-015-016-024-282130-
JAY-HUNTINGTON-ALLEN-ADAMS-BLACKFORD-WELLS-GRANT-PUTNAM-VAN
WERT-HENRY-DEFIANCE-PAULDING-
432 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT EASTERN HUNTINGTON...ALLEN...
NORTHWESTERN JAY...ADAMS...WELLS...NORTHERN BLACKFORD...NORTHEASTERN
GRANT...SOUTHERN DEFIANCE...PAULDING...SOUTHEASTERN HENRY...
NORTHWESTERN VAN WERT AND NORTHWESTERN PUTNAM COUNTIES...

AT 430 PM EDT...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE AREA WITHISOLATED
SMALL HAIL. THE STORMS WERE MOVING NORTHWEST AT 10 MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL IS POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
FORT WAYNE...DEFIANCE...NEW HAVEN...VAN WERT...BLUFFTON...DECATUR...
NAPOLEON...HARTFORD CITY...BERNE...UPLAND...OSSIAN...PAULDING...
MONTPELIER...ANTWERP...WOODBURN...MONROEVILLE...PAYNE...
CONTINENTAL...HOLGATE AND MARKLE.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 469 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 29.
 INTERSTATE 69 IN INDIANA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 273 AND 314.

LAT...LON 4118 8396 4089 8460 4047 8518 4044 8550
      4084 8549 4100 8539 4101 8534 4111 8532
      4140 8405
TIME...MOT...LOC 2031Z 119DEG 10KT 4095 8477

$$

PBM

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
INZ021-028>031-035>049-051>057-060>065-067>072-290000-
CARROLL-WARREN-TIPPECANOE-CLINTON-HOWARD-FOUNTAIN-MONTGOMERY-
BOONE-TIPTON-HAMILTON-MADISON-DELAWARE-RANDOLPH-VERMILLION-PARKE-
PUTNAM-HENDRICKS-MARION-HANCOCK-HENRY-VIGO-CLAY-OWEN-MORGAN-
JOHNSON-SHELBY-RUSH-SULLIVAN-GREENE-MONROE-BROWN-BARTHOLOMEW-
DECATUR-KNOX-DAVIESS-MARTIN-LAWRENCE-JACKSON-JENNINGS-

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
313 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...COLD AIR FUNNELS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...

GENERALLY FUNNEL CLOUDS DEVELOP AND OCCUR IN CONJUNCTION WITH
CONDITIONS THAT PRODUCE SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS.

AN ENTIRELY DIFFERENT CONDITIONS PREVAILS ACROSS CENTRAL INDIANA
TODAY. THERE IS LITTLE POTENTIAL FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS...
ALTHOUGH A FEW STORMS WILL PRODUCE SMALL HAIL AND GUSTY WINDS.

RESEARCH STUDIES OF FUNNEL CLOUD OCCURRENCES INDICATE THAT A
DIFFERENT TYPE OF FUNNEL CLOUD FORMS WHEN WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
SIMILAR TO THOSE OF TODAY. THESE ARE CALLED COLD AIR FUNNELS AND
ARE NOT AS VIOLENT AS THOSE ASSOCIATED WITH WARM AND HUMID
CONDITIONS.

COLD AIR FUNNELS ARE ASSOCIATED WITH THUNDERSTORMS OR SHOWERS
THAT FORM IN DEEP...COLD CORE...LARGE-SCALE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS.
THESE FUNNEL CLOUDS ARE SMOOTH AND NARROW. THE PARENT STORM OR
SHOWER IS NOT PARTICULARLY TALL OR INTENSE. THESE FUNNEL CLOUDS
NORMALLY PROTRUDE A FEW HUNDRED FEET DOWNWARD FROM THE PARENT
CLOUDS...ROTATE OR SPIN LIKE A TOP...AND LAST ONLY A FEW MINUTES
BEFORE DISSIPATING.

IN RARE CASES WHEN THEIR CIRCULATIONS DOES REACH THE GROUND...
COLD AIR FUNNELS CAUSE ONLY MINOR DAMAGE. MORE REPORTS OF SMALL
FUNNEL CLOUDS ARE POSSIBLE OVER CENTRAL INDIANA THROUGH EARLY THIS
EVENING. WARNINGS WILL BE ISSUED IF ANY OF THEM TOUCH THE GROUND.

$$

RYAN


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
404 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

INZ021-028>031-035>049-051>057-060>065-067>072-291000-
CARROLL-WARREN-TIPPECANOE-CLINTON-HOWARD-FOUNTAIN-MONTGOMERY-BOONE-
TIPTON-HAMILTON-MADISON-DELAWARE-RANDOLPH-VERMILLION-PARKE-PUTNAM-
HENDRICKS-MARION-HANCOCK-HENRY-VIGO-CLAY-OWEN-MORGAN-JOHNSON-SHELBY-
RUSH-SULLIVAN-GREENE-MONROE-BROWN-BARTHOLOMEW-DECATUR-KNOX-DAVIESS-
MARTIN-LAWRENCE-JACKSON-JENNINGS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAFAYETTE...FRANKFORT...KOKOMO...
CRAWFORDSVILLE...ANDERSON...MUNCIE...INDIANAPOLIS...TERRE HAUTE...
SHELBYVILLE...BLOOMINGTON...COLUMBUS...VINCENNES...BEDFORD...SEYMOUR
404 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

OUTLOOK: SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH EARLY
EVENING.

HAZARDS: LIGHTNING...BRIEF HEAVY RAIN...SMALL HAIL...GUSTY
WINDS...COLD AIR FUNNELS.

TIMING: STORMS WILL BE MOST LIKELY THROUGH 8 PM THIS EVENING.

DISCUSSION: SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE INTO
THE EVENING WITH AN UPPER LEVEL LOW ACROSS THE REGION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

OUTLOOK: SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE THROUGH
SATURDAY. LIGHTNING AND BRIEF HEAVY RAIN ARE THE MAIN THREATS...
ALTHOUGH STRONGER STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF GUSTY WINDS AND SMALL
HAIL.

DISCUSSION: AN UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL REMAIN IN THE AREA INTO THE
WEEKEND...KEEPING THE THREAT OF RAIN AROUND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

&&

MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/IND (ALL
LOWERCASE)

$$

RYAN

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
346 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

OHZ003-006>014-017>023-027>033-036>038-047-089-PAZ001>003-292000-
LUCAS-WOOD-OTTAWA-SANDUSKY-ERIE-LORAIN-CUYAHOGA-LAKE-GEAUGA-
ASHTABULA INLAND-HANCOCK-SENECA-HURON-MEDINA-SUMMIT-PORTAGE-TRUMBULL-
WYANDOT-CRAWFORD-RICHLAND-ASHLAND-WAYNE-STARK-MAHONING-MARION-MORROW-
HOLMES-KNOX-ASHTABULA LAKESHORE-NORTHERN ERIE-SOUTHERN ERIE-
346 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL
OHIO...NORTHEAST OHIO...NORTHWEST OHIO AND NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN IS POSSIBLE TONIGHT...MAINLY ACROSS NORTHWEST
AND NORTH CENTRAL OHIO.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN IS POSSIBLE AT TIMES THROUGH FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
321 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

INZ050-058-059-066-073>075-080-KYZ089>096-OHZ034-035-042-043-051-060-
061-070-077-291930-
WAYNE-FAYETTE IN-UNION IN-FRANKLIN IN-RIPLEY-DEARBORN-OHIO-
SWITZERLAND-CARROLL-GALLATIN-BOONE-KENTON-CAMPBELL-OWEN-GRANT-
PENDLETON-MERCER-AUGLAIZE-DARKE-SHELBY-MIAMI-PREBLE-MONTGOMERY-
BUTLER-HAMILTON-
321 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL
INDIANA...SOUTHEAST INDIANA...NORTHERN KENTUCKY...SOUTHWEST OHIO
AND WEST CENTRAL OHIO.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

A FEW STRONG STORMS ARE POSSIBLE BETWEEN 4 PM AND 8 PM. THE
PRIMARY THREAT WILL BE HAIL...FROM PEA TO DIME SIZED. ISOLATED
LARGER HAIL WILL BE POSSIBLE. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLOODING
WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY SLOW MOVING STORM OR BAND OF HEAVY
RAINFALL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS UNLIKELY...BUT SPOTTERS MAY WANT TO MONITOR
FOR LOCAL ACTIVATION SHOULD A STRONG STORM MOVE INTO THE AREA.
$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
319 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

INZ076>079-083-084-089>092-KYZ023>043-045>049-053>057-061>067-
070>078-081-082-291930-
ORANGE-WASHINGTON-SCOTT-JEFFERSON-DUBOIS-CRAWFORD-PERRY-HARRISON-
FLOYD-CLARK-HANCOCK-BRECKINRIDGE-MEADE-OHIO-GRAYSON-HARDIN-BULLITT-
OLDHAM-TRIMBLE-HENRY-SHELBY-FRANKLIN-SPENCER-ANDERSON-WOODFORD-
FAYETTE-BOURBON-NICHOLAS-NELSON-MERCER-JESSAMINE-LARUE-MARION-BOYLE-
GARRARD-MADISON-BUTLER-EDMONSON-HART-GREEN-TAYLOR-CASEY-LINCOLN-
LOGAN-WARREN-SIMPSON-ALLEN-BARREN-MONROE-METCALFE-ADAIR-RUSSELL-
CUMBERLAND-CLINTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAOLI...SALEM...SCOTTSBURG...MADISON...
JASPER...ENGLISH...TELL CITY...CORYDON...NEW ALBANY...
JEFFERSONVILLE...LEWISPORT...HAWESVILLE...HARDINSBURG...
BRANDENBURG...HARTFORD...LEITCHFIELD...ELIZABETHTOWN...
SHEPHERDSVILLE...LOUISVILLE...LA GRANGE...BEDFORD...MILTON...
NEW CASTLE...SHELBYVILLE...FRANKFORT...GEORGETOWN...CYNTHIANA...
TAYLORSVILLE...LAWRENCEBURG...VERSAILLES...LEXINGTON...PARIS...
CARLISLE...BARDSTOWN...SPRINGFIELD...HARRODSBURG...NICHOLASVILLE...
WINCHESTER...HODGENVILLE...LEBANON...DANVILLE...LANCASTER...
RICHMOND...MORGANTOWN...BROWNSVILLE...HORSE CAVE...GREENSBURG...
CAMPBELLSVILLE...LIBERTY...STANFORD...RUSSELLVILLE...BOWLING GREEN...
FRANKLIN...PROVIDENCE...SCOTTSVILLE...GLASGOW...TOMPKINSVILLE...
EDMONTON...COLUMBIA...JAMESTOWN...BURKESVILLE...ALBANY
319 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 /219 PM CDT WED SEP 28 2016/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
INDIANA AND CENTRAL KENTUCKY.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST
INTO THE EARLY EVENING HOURS. THE STRONGEST CELLS COULD PRODUCE
GUSTY WINDS AND SMALL HAIL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS AGAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE THURSDAY
AND FRIDAY. SMALL HAIL WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE STRONGEST CELLS
ESPECIALLY DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ASKED TO REPORT HAIL OF ANY SIZE AND ANY STRONG WIND
GUSTS FOR THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS.

$$

RJS

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
345 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

INZ003>009-012>018-020-022>027-032>034-MIZ077>081-OHZ001-002-004-005-
015-016-024-025-290745-
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...SPENCERVILLE
345 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 /245 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST OHIO...
NORTHERN INDIANA AND SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM LATE THIS
MORNING INTO THIS AFTERNOON. STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT
EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM THURSDAY
AFTERNOON AND FRIDAY AFTERNOON. STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORM ARE
NOT EXPECTED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...OR
CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/IWX

$$

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