Gusty storms Monday, with more showers and storms overnight

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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



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″


Forecast radar 9 Am Tuesday



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