Mid-America Catastrophe Services
High Wind Watch in Benton County, Indiana
Issued by the National Weather Service and archived by Claims Pages
Benton County Indiana Urgency: Future Severity: Severe Certainty: Possible
Active Timeframe
2/7/2023 3:42:00 PM until 2/9/2023 7:00:00 PM   EXPIRED
Monitor the latest forecasts and warnings for updates on this situation. Fasten loose objects or shelter objects in a safe location prior to the onset of winds.
Alert Summary
HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON... * WHAT...Southwest to west winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph possible. * WHERE...In Illinois, Kankakee, Livingston, Iroquois and Ford Counties. In Indiana, Lake IN, Porter, Newton, Jasper and Benton Counties. * WHEN...From Thursday morning through Thursday afternoon. * IMPACTS...Damaging winds could blow down trees and power lines. Scattered power outages are possible. Travel could be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.