Delaware Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Statement as of 6:51 PM EDT on May 30, 2015

... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect for southeastern
Delaware... northern Henry and western Randolph counties until 715 PM
EDT...

At 650 PM EDT... a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southeast
of Muncie... and moving northeast at 40 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs... siding and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Prairie Creek Reservoir... Selma... Parker City... farmland... Albany...
Ridgeville and Saratoga.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Large hail... damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground lightning
is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately. Lightning
kills. Remember... if you can hear thunder... you are close enough to
be struck by lightning.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm... and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways!


Lat... Lon 4031 8482 3986 8536 3997 8554 4003 8558
      4033 8522 4031 8521
time... Mot... loc 2251z 224deg 36kt 4011 8529

Hail... 0.88in
wind... 60mph



Flash Flood Warning
Statement as of 6:23 PM EDT on May 30, 2015

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Delaware County in east central Indiana...
east central Madison County in central Indiana...

* until 930 PM EDT

* at 621 PM EDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated
slow moving thunderstorms with very heavy rainfall moving
repeatedly across the warned area. 1 to 2 inches has fallen across
western Delaware County since 530 PM. An additional 1 to 2 inches
are possible through 8 PM.

* Runoff from this excessive rainfall will cause flash flooding to
occur. Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Anderson... Muncie and Yorktown.


This warning includes Interstate 69 between mile markers 231 and 245.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... urban areas... highways... streets and underpasses
as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely.


Lat... Lon 4007 8540 4007 8570 4037 8551 4038 8522
      4037 8521




Areal Flood Watch
Statement as of 3:29 PM EDT on May 30, 2015

... Flood Watch in effect through Sunday morning...

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a

* Flood Watch for a portion of Indiana... including the following
areas... Boone... Carroll... Clinton... Delaware... Fountain...
Hamilton... Hancock... Hendricks... Henry... Howard... Madison...
Marion... Montgomery... Parke... Putnam... Randolph... Tippecanoe...
Tipton... Vermillion... Vigo and Warren.

* Through Sunday morning

* numerous thunderstorms are expected through tonight as a cold
front and wave along the front interact with a moist and
unstable atmosphere. Rainfall amounts of over 2 inches are
expected across much of the watch area with localized higher
amounts possible. This could cause some localized
flooding... especially in urban areas that receive over 2 inches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.