Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
258 PM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO  HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN COOK COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 315 PM CDT

* AT 257 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER ROGERS
  PARK...OR OVER MONTROSE HARBOR...MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH. THERE HAVE
  BEEN NUMEROUS REPORTS OF LARGE HAIL WITH THIS STORM.

  HAZARD...GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL AND 60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

  SOURCE...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS.

  IMPACT...PEOPLE AND ANIMALS OUTDOORS WILL BE INJURED. EXPECT HAIL
           DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...WINDOWS AND VEHICLES. EXPECT
           WIND DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  CHICAGO...EVANSTON...MONTROSE HARBOR AND ROGERS PARK.

THIS INCLUDES...
LOYOLA UNIVERSITY...NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY...AND WRIGLEY FIELD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.
LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN
HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 4206 8767 4205 8767 4201 8766 4198 8765
      4197 8763 4196 8764 4194 8764 4195 8771
      4207 8768
TIME...MOT...LOC 1957Z 274DEG 39KT 4200 8765

HAIL...1.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

MTF


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