Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
257 AM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

ILZ045-046-250845-
CHAMPAIGN-VERMILION-
257 AM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR VERMILION AND CHAMPAIGN COUNTIES
UNTIL 345 AM CDT...

AT 256 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
LAKE OF THE WOODS...OR NEAR CHAMPAIGN...MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CHAMPAIGN...DANVILLE...RANTOUL...URBANA...SAVOY...MAHOMET...
HOOPESTON...ST.
JOSEPH...GEORGETOWN...TOLONO...WESTVILLE...TILTON...CATLIN...FISHER...
OAKWOOD...PHILO...ROSSVILLE...SIDNEY...HOMER AND THOMASBORO.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 57 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 225 AND 257.
 INTERSTATE 72 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 178 AND 182.
 INTERSTATE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 173 AND 220.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 3998 8839 4040 8838 4040 8794 4048 8793
      4049 8785 4049 8756 4006 8753 3993 8754
TIME...MOT...LOC 0756Z 272DEG 41KT 4019 8828

$$

SMITH



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