Severe Thunderstorm Warning

WUUS53 KIND 190000

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
800 PM EDT Sun Aug 18 2019

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Southern Madison County in central Indiana…
Shelby County in central Indiana…
Hancock County in central Indiana…
Rush County in central Indiana…
East central Morgan County in central Indiana…
Northern Johnson County in central Indiana…
Southeastern Marion County in central Indiana…
Henry County in east central Indiana…

* Until 900 PM EDT.

* At 759 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Anderson to near Greenfield to 6 miles
northeast of Martinsville, moving east at 30 mph.

HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include…
Indianapolis, Anderson, Shelbyville, Greenwood, Franklin,
Greenfield, New Castle, Beech Grove, Rushville, Southport, New Whiteland, Cumberland, Pendleton, Whiteland, Bargersville,
Fortville, Chesterfield, Ingalls, Knightstown and Lapel.

This includes the following highways…
Interstate 65 between mile markers 90 and 105.
Interstate 69 between mile markers 214 and 231.
Interstate 70 between mile markers 94 and 133.
Interstate 74 between mile markers 93 and 121.


These storms are producing widespread wind damage. SEEK SHELTER NOW inside a sturdy structure and stay away from windows!

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms. Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature’s leading killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with these storms, and may lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.


LAT…LON 3987 8522 3979 8522 3979 8530 3945 8530
3949 8640 3983 8592 3993 8589 3993 8586
4004 8586 4012 8584 4012 8558 4008 8557
4008 8521 3987 8521
TIME…MOT…LOC 2359Z 285DEG 28KT 4010 8575 3980 8586 3950 8637




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