Gusty storms Monday, with more showers and storms overnight

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STORMY MONDAY AFTERNOON

Gusty thunderstorms rolled across the city for the evening commute.  Heavy storms arrived at 5 PM with over half-inch of rain in minutes.  This storm collapsed and brought a strong gust of wind through the city toppling trees and power lines.

Garfield Park Library tree

Tree crashes down in front of Garfield Park library door.

Lightning Carmel

Lightning over Carmel Monday afternoon

 

REST OF THE NIGHT

Scattered storms, the heaviest in NW Indiana will continue this evening then a new surge of storms will push from southwest Indiana predawn.  Locally heavy rainfall is the primary threat for AM commuters.  Some locations that received heavy rainfall (estimated 4″ to 6″) may see additional heavy rain early Tuesday of 1″ to 3″

HRRR 9AM

Forecast radar 9 Am Tuesday

 

 

Amanda Rakes - Digital Manager June 23, 20142:22 PM

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING issued for several central
Indiana counties until 3 PM. Counties include Fountain, Tippecanoe and Warren. 

Amanda Rakes - Digital Manager June 23, 20142:23 PM

Amanda Rakes - Digital Manager June 23, 20142:23 PM

https://twitter.com/NWSIndianapolis/status/481140403320549377 

Matt Adams - Web Producer June 23, 20142:26 PM

Matt Adams - Web Producer June 23, 20142:27 PM

Jennifer Ketchmark - Meteorologist June 23, 20142:29 PM

The Storm Prediction Center is considering a severe thunderstorm watch for a large portion of our viewing area. Damaging winds continues to be the main threat with these storms today.

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Amanda Rakes - Digital Manager June 23, 20142:42 PM

Matt Adams - Web Producer June 23, 20142:50 PM

The National Weather Service said it’s watching severe storms in Illinois that could affect Indiana:

Matt Adams - Web Producer June 23, 20143:04 PM

Matt Adams - Web Producer June 23, 20143:09 PM

Amanda Rakes - Digital Manager June 23, 20143:13 PM

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Brian Wilkes - Chief Meteorologist June 23, 20143:21 PM

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Jennifer Ketchmark - Meteorologist June 23, 20143:35 PM


Strong thunderstorm advisory for Lawrence County until 4:15 PM.  This is moving NE at 20 mph and could produce 40 mph wind gusts, penny sized hail, heavy rain and dangerous lightning.  Bedford, Avoca, Oolitic, Tunnelton, Bartlettsville & Heltonville are in the path of this storm.

Brian Wilkes - Chief Meteorologist June 23, 20143:38 PM

Greg Margason - Web Producer June 23, 20143:54 PM

Jennifer Ketchmark - Meteorologist June 23, 20144:07 PM


This cell produced a 55 mph wind gust as it pass through Bedford and .5″ hail. Standing water is also being reported in the city streets of Bedford.

Amanda Rakes - Digital Manager June 23, 20144:11 PM

Brian Wilkes - Chief Meteorologist June 23, 20144:20 PM

Jennifer Ketchmark - Meteorologist June 23, 20144:45 PM

Darkening skies southwest of the city.. storms are above to move in to town!

Jennifer Ketchmark - Meteorologist June 23, 20144:46 PM

Heavy rain about to move into Indianapolis bringing frequent lightning, gusty winds and possibly some small hail. 

Jennifer Ketchmark - Meteorologist June 23, 20145:05 PM
Brian Wilkes - Chief Meteorologist June 23, 20145:07 PM

Amanda Rakes - Digital Manager June 23, 20145:25 PM

POWER OUTAGES: IPL reports 4,866 customers without power and
about 60 Duke customers in central Indiana. Check power outage updates here:

http://www.duke-energy.com/indiana/outages/current.asp

http://apps.iplpower.com/outages/outagemap.aspx

Greg Margason - Web Producer June 23, 20145:25 PM

Amanda Rakes - Digital Manager June 23, 20145:28 PM

Amanda Rakes - Digital Manager June 23, 20145:41 PM

https://twitter.com/wijors/status/481185106711678977

Greg Margason - Web Producer June 23, 20145:50 PM

IPL is reporting 15,688 customers are without power, and Duke Energy has 2,839 currently without power. 

Greg Margason - Web Producer June 23, 20145:59 PM

Amanda Rakes - Digital Manager June 23, 20146:01 PM

Greg Margason - Web Producer June 23, 20146:27 PM

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Greg Margason - Web Producer June 23, 20146:29 PM

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More photos here – http://go.fox59.com/1woYCGq

Greg Margason - Web Producer June 23, 20147:15 PM

Greg Margason - Web Producer June 23, 20147:18 PM

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Brian Wilkes - Chief Meteorologist June 23, 20148:38 PM

Brian Wilkes - Chief Meteorologist June 23, 20148:43 PM

Brian Wilkes - Chief Meteorologist June 23, 20149:12 PM