Storms racing through area- Warnings and storm advisories remain in effect for southern and Indiana portions of the Chicago Metro area

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Severe thunderstorm warnings remain in effect until 200 am for portions of Ford, Iroquois, Kankakee and Livingston counties.

Gusty thunderstorms with winds to 55 mph may occur until about 2:30 am in portions pf Benton, Newton, Porter, Lake and Jasper counties in northwest Indiana.

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149 AM CST TUE MAR 7 2017


At 148 AM CST, Doppler radar was tracking strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from near Whiting to near Lowell
to Claytonville. Movement was east at 60 mph.

Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible with these storms.

Strong thunderstorms will be near...
  Gary, East Chicago, Cedar Lake, Lowell and Lake Dalecarlia around 
  155 AM CST. 
  Hebron, Lakes Of The Four Seasons and Winfield around 200 AM CST. 
  Freeland Park, Boone Grove, Dunnington and Talbot around 205 AM 
  Valparaiso, Malden, Lincoln Hills, Raub, Kouts and Boswell around 
  210 AM CST. 
  Fowler, Town Of Pines, Beverly Shores and Kvpz around 215 AM CST. 
  Lochiel, Barce, Wadena and Atkinson around 220 AM CST. 
  Remington around 225 AM CST. 

Including the following interstates...
 Indiana I-80 between mile markers 1 and 16.
 Indiana I-90 between mile markers 3 and 37.
 Indiana I-94 between mile markers 16 and 32.
 Indiana I-65 between mile markers 200 and 261.