NWS northern Indiana sends out damage survey team

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1057 AM EDT TUE JUL 1 2014 /957 AM CDT TUE JUL 1 2014/

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY TEAM DISPATCHED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS DISPATCHED A
DAMAGE SURVEY TEAM TO PORTIONS OF ELKHART AND MARSHALL COUNTIES
THIS MORNING TO ASSESS THE CAUSE OF DAMAGE FROM OVERNIGHT STORMS.
DETAILS AND FINDINGS FROM THESE SURVEYS WILL BE RELEASED IN THE
FORM OF A PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT (PNSIWX) AS THEY BECOME
AVAILABLE LATER TODAY OR THIS EVENING.

WE HAVE BEEN COORDINATING WITH LOCAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT IN OTHER
COUNTIES ACROSS THE AREA. AT THIS TIME WIDESPREAD TREE DAMAGE AND
SPORADIC PROPERTY DAMAGE APPEARS TO BE CAUSED BY STRAIGHT LINE
WINDS IN EXCESS OF 70 MPH IN SOME LOCATIONS. THIS INFORMATION IS
PRELIMINARY AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

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