More than 8,000 people are without power in northern Indiana and southwestern Michigan after severe thunderstorms rolled through the area Monday morning, July 13.
- LaPorte County — 2,876
- St. Joseph County — 404
- Elkhart County — 445
- Berrien County, Mich. — 3,906
- Cass County, Mich. — 469
- Van Buren County, Mich. — 183
Power should be restored by 11:30 a.m. in Baroda, Mich., LaPorte and the Valley View Drive area of Elkhart, according to I&M spokeswoman Erica Putt. Power in Stevensville, Mich., and Buchanan, Mich., will likely be restored by noon.
Power should be restored by 1 p.m. in the Cassopolis Street area of Elkhart and by 2 p.m. in Bristol and Niles, Mich.
- Bristol — 44
- Goshen — 485
- LaPorte — 2
- Middlebury — 67
- Nappanee — 18
- New Paris — 2
- Syracuse — 12
- Wakarusa — 112
Michiana isn’t completely free of the thunderstorm threat for Monday.
A second round of storms is expected to move through the area between 6 p.m. Monday and 2 a.m. Tuesday, July 14, according to the National Weather Service.
Heavy rains, hail, winds up to 60mph and flooding are likely.
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