Kankakee Valley REMC says this picture was taken about 10:15 am CDT today by one of their crews at their Morgan Substation, south of Valparaiso. Severe thunderstorm warnings were issued around 9:30 am today for portions of northwest Indiana including Lake, Porter, Newton and Jasper Counties. Lights flickered in portions of Porter County and the power has gone for some as storms moved through. KV REMC reports an outage including 1,357 members in Porter County as of 10:40 am.
Here's the KV REMC website: http://www.kvremc.com/home.aspx