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Storm watch canceled for Indiana; gusty winds, flurries follow

Here is the latest on central Indiana’s thunderstorms, strong winds and snowfall.

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A good portion of central and southern Indiana was sitting in the mid to upper 50s just after the lunch hour. As we approach 5:30 p.m. Thursday, temperatures have already fallen a bit with very gusty winds causing cold wind chills.

5 p.m.

The National Weather Service canceled the last of the counties under a severe thunderstorm watch in Indiana.

The National Weather Service at Indianapolis says strong, gusty winds — sustained up to 25 mph, gusts from 40-45 mph — can be expected Thursday night. Winds will slowly diminish late Thursday. A few light snow showers will also be possible Thursday night.

4:55 p.m.

Only five Indiana counties remained under a severe thunderstorm watch until 7 p.m. Thursday: Adams, Allen, Blackford, Jay and Wells.

3:30 p.m.

Parts of the severe thunderstorm watch for eastern Indiana has been canceled. Counties in yellow remain under a watch.

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A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect until 7 p.m. Thursday for these Indiana counties: Adams, Allen, Blackford, Dearborn, Decatur, Delaware, Fayette, Franklin, Henry, Jay, Jefferson, Jennings, Ohio, Randolph, Ripley, Rush, Switzerland, Union, Wayne and Wells. Counties in Ohio and Kentucky are also part of the storm watch.