Monroe Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 12:04 PM EST Nov. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service


The National Weather Service has issued Severe Thunderstorm Watch
516 in effect until 6 PM EST this evening for the following areas

In Indiana this watch includes 35 counties

In central Indiana

Bartholomew Boone Clinton
Decatur Hamilton Hancock
Hendricks Johnson Madison
Marion Morgan rush
Shelby Tipton

In east central Indiana

Delaware Henry Randolph

In south central Indiana

Brown Jackson Lawrence
Monroe

In southeast Indiana

Jennings

In southwest Indiana

Daviess Greene Knox
Martin Sullivan

In west central Indiana

Clay Fountain Montgomery
Owen Parke Putnam
Vermillion Vigo

This includes the cities of Anderson, Bedford, Bloomington,
Columbus, Crawfordsville, Frankfort, Indianapolis, Muncie,
Seymour, Shelbyville, Terre Haute, and Vincennes.




Wind Advisory
Issued: 9:29 AM EST Nov. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 1 am EST Sunday...

* timing... the strongest wind gusts are expected between 4 and 8
PM.

* Winds... sustained winds around 25 to 30 mph with gusts of 45
to 50 mph.

* Impacts... tree limbs may break and cause power outages if they
fall on power lines. Driving may become difficult especially
for high profile vehicles. Unsecured outdoor objects may be
blown about.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph or wind
gusts of 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra
caution.