Storm Track 8 Blog: Storm Warnings for Bartholomew, Brown, Daviess, Jackson, Lawrence, Monroe Counties – WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana Weather forecast

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Thunderstorms are developing Wednesday afternoon and will continue overnight. Lightning will be the main threat with these thunderstorms.

This blog will be updated throughout Wednesday evening as conditions warrant.

6:33 p.m.: A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for part of Daviess County until 7 p.m. Wind gusts of 60 mph and quarter sized winds are the main threats.

6:31 p.m.

6:23 p.m.: The Indianapolis National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm warning for southeast Monroe County, southwest Brown County, northeast Lawrence County and northwest Jackson until 7 p.m. . The main danger is 60 mph gusts and quarter-size hail.

6:19 p.m.: A severe thunderstorm warning was issued through 6:45 p.m. Wednesday for southeast Shelby County, northwest Decatur County and northeast Bartholomew County. At 6:18 p.m., a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles northeast of Columbus, moving northeast at 30 mph. The main danger is 60 mph gusts and quarter-size hail.

6:04 p.m.

5:49 p.m.

5:22 p.m.: A severe thunderstorm warning has now been extended for southern Daviess and Martin counties until 5:45 p.m. This storm could produce wind gusts of up to 60 to 70 mph and hail of a quarter size.

5:18 p.m.: The storm in northern Dubois County has now become severe with a warning in effect until 5:45 p.m. with northwest Orange County as well. This storm could produce considerable wind gusts up to 70 mph.

5:14 p.m.

5:06 p.m.

4:57 p.m.

4:44 p.m.

4:30 p.m.

4:08 p.m.: Scattered rain and thunderstorms continue to our south just after 4 p.m. Storm Track 8 is still monitoring the potential for a low threat of isolated strong to severe thunderstorms by sunset. Damaging winds and hail are the main concerns.