Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
112 AM CDT MON JUL 7 2014

ILZ011>014-019>022-070715-
COOK IL-DE KALB IL-DUPAGE IL-GRUNDY IL-KANE IL-KENDALL IL-LA SALLE
IL-
WILL IL-
112 AM CDT MON JUL 7 2014

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 106 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM EVANSTON TO ELK
GROVE VILLAGE TO WEST CHICAGO TO 13 MILES WEST OF OTTAWA...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

WINDS OF 40 TO 50 MPH...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...BRIEF
HEAVY DOWNPOURS...ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

CITIES AND TOWNS AFFECTED...
  CHICAGO...            JOLIET...             LAGRANGE PARK...
  PARK RIDGE...         NORTH AURORA...       ITASCA...
  CAROL STREAM...       SKOKIE...             NILES...
  SANDWICH...           EVANSTON...           ELK GROVE VILLAGE...

OTHER LOCATIONS AFFECTED...
ARGONNE NATIONAL LABORATORY...AURORA UNIVERSITY...BENEDICTINE
UNIVERSITY...BROOKFIELD ZOO...CHANNAHON STATE PARK...CHICAGOLAND
SPEEDWAY ROUTE 66 RACEWAY...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

GUSTY WINDS MAY CAUSE SMALL BRANCHES TO BE BLOWN DOWN...AND LOOSE
OBJECTS TO BLOW AROUND. STAY AWAY FROM HIGH OBJECTS OUTDOORS SUCH AS
TREES. HEAVY RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO STANDING WATER ON ROADWAYS AND
POOR VISIBILITY. SEEK SHELTER IN A STURDY STRUCTURE UNTIL THESE
STORMS HAVE PASSED.

&&

LAT...LON 4190 8830 4202 8808 4209 8768 4208 8767
      4197 8764 4197 8763 4191 8762 4190 8760
      4188 8761 4184 8760 4173 8752 4153 8754
      4130 8753 4136 8918
TIME...MOT...LOC 0610Z 295DEG 33KT 4202 8765 4198 8796
          4185 8818 4138 8903

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