SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH issued for several Indiana counties until 2 a.m.

Tornado Watch issued for all of Central Indiana until 6 a.m.

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A Tornado Watch issued for all of Central Indiana until 6 a.m. Saturday.

Affected counties include Bartholomew, Boone, Brown, Carroll, Clinton, Decatur, Delaware, Grant, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Henry, Howard, Johnson, Madison, Marion, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, Owen, Parke, Putnam, Rush, Shelby and Tippecanoe Counties.

A Tornado Watch means conditions are favorable for tornadoes and severe thunderstorms in and close to the watch area. People in these areas should be on the lookout for threatening weather conditions and listen for later statements and possible warnings.

A Tornado Warning means radar has indicated or a trained spotter has actually seen a funnel cloud or tornado in the area. Warnings indicate imminent danger. People in these areas should immediately seek shelter.

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