The National Weather Service has reported that this afternoon and evening, much of Indiana will face an enhanced or slight risk for severe weather, with a marginal risk for northwestern and southwestern Indiana. The main threats with these storms will be damaging winds, dangerous lightning and a chance of isolated tornadoes. Areas in the northern and southern portions of the state may also see hail.
Planning and preparation can help keep Hoosiers safe and minimize property damage. The Indiana Department of Homeland Security (IDHS) is encouraging Hoosiers to practice their weather safety action plans, which can help keep families safe in the event of severe weather.