Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
837 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN CLAY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  EFFINGHAM COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 930 AM CDT

* AT 837 AM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR COWDEN TO ST. ELMO TO NEAR KINMUNDY...MOVING
  EAST AT 35 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE
           TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  EFFINGHAM...ALTAMONT...TEUTOPOLIS...LOUISVILLE...WATSON...DIETERICH...
  BEECHER CITY...EDGEWOOD...BIBLE GROVE...SHUMWAY...MONTROSE...IOLA...
  MOCCASIN...MASON...OSKALOOSA...LAKE SARA...ELLIOTSTOWN...HEARTVILLE...
  HORD AND EFFINGHAM COUNTY AIRPORT.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 57 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 142 AND 168.
 INTERSTATE 70 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 79 AND 104.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE`S LEADING
KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH
TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 3873 8870 3891 8870 3891 8881 3922 8880
      3922 8847 3917 8847 3917 8836 3873 8837
TIME...MOT...LOC 1337Z 269DEG 23KT 3920 8892 3902 8888 3874 8890

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

BARNES



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