Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
309 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

ILZ006-242045-
LAKE IL-
309 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR CENTRAL AND EASTERN LAKE COUNTY
UNTIL 345 PM CDT...

AT 308 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
LIBERTYVILLE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WAUKEGAN...            NORTH CHICAGO...       GURNEE...
MUNDELEIN...           VERNON HILLS...        ZION...
GRAYSLAKE...           LIBERTYVILLE...        LAKE FOREST...
ROUND LAKE...          BEACH PARK...          LONG GROVE...
PARK CITY...           WINTHROP HARBOR...     GAGES LAKE...
VENETIAN VILLAGE...    LINDENHURST...         HAWTHORN WOODS...
GREEN OAKS...          WADSWORTH...

INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...
 I-94 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 5 AND 19.
 I-294 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 5 AND 19.

THIS INCLUDES...  COLLEGE OF LAKE COUNTY...GREAT LAKES NAVAL TRAINING
CENTER...IL BEACH STATE PARK...LAKE COUNTY FIELDERS BASEBALL...LAKE
COUNTY IL FAIRGROUNDS...AND SIX FLAGS GREAT AMERICA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 4246 8780 4239 8781 4238 8781 4236 8782
      4237 8782 4233 8783 4233 8782 4231 8782
      4230 8783 4226 8782 4220 8800 4233 8813
      4249 8786 4249 8780
TIME...MOT...LOC 2008Z 237DEG 20KT 4229 8800

$$

RC



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