Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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

ILZ012-014-242230-
COOK IL-KANE IL-
453 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR NORTHEASTERN KANE AND NORTHWESTERN
COOK COUNTIES UNTIL 530 PM CDT...

AT 452 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
ELGIN...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ELGIN...               ARLINGTON HEIGHTS...   SCHAUMBURG...
PALATINE...            HOFFMAN ESTATES...     BUFFALO GROVE...
CARPENTERSVILLE...     ROLLING MEADOWS...     ROSELLE...
BARRINGTON...          SLEEPY HOLLOW...       EAST DUNDEE...
BARTLETT...            STREAMWOOD...          HANOVER PARK...
ELK GROVE VILLAGE...   WOOD DALE...           ITASCA...
INVERNESS...           WEST DUNDEE...

INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...
 I-90 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 22 AND 30.
 I-290 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 4.

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 4199 8798 4199 8826 4198 8826 4198 8838
      4211 8840 4216 8822 4215 8797
TIME...MOT...LOC 2152Z 260DEG 18KT 4204 8825

$$

RC



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