Ionia Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Special Statement
Statement as of 5:10 PM EDT on September 03, 2015

...Significant weather advisory...

At 509 PM EDT...Doppler radar was tracking a line of strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Marion Springs to 8 miles southwest of Carson City...and moving south at 20 mph.

Wind gusts at least 40 mph with some downed tree limbs will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include... Lansing... Ionia... St. Johns... Portland... Waverly... Haslett... East Lansing... Grand Ledge... Carson City... Elsie... Edgemont Park... DeWitt... Eureka... Crystal... Ovid... Fowler... Sebewa... Westphalia... Lyons... Vermontville...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms...and may lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms. Lightning can strike 15 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat...Lon 4262 8506 4328 8513 4325 8437 4278 8436 4278 8416 4276 8416 time...Mot...loc 2109z 340deg 18kt 4318 8431 4307 8492

04

510 PM EDT Thu Sep 3 2015

...Significant weather advisory...

At 509 PM EDT...Doppler radar was tracking a line of strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Marion Springs to 8 miles southwest of Carson City...and moving south at 20 mph.

Wind gusts at least 40 mph with some downed tree limbs will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include... Lansing... Ionia... St. Johns... Portland... Waverly... Haslett... East Lansing... Grand Ledge... Carson City... Elsie... Edgemont Park... DeWitt... Eureka... Crystal... Ovid... Fowler... Sebewa... Westphalia... Lyons... Vermontville...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms...and may lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms. Lightning can strike 15 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat...Lon 4262 8506 4328 8513 4325 8437 4278 8436 4278 8416 4276 8416 time...Mot...loc 2109z 340deg 18kt 4318 8431 4307 8492

04