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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
322 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

ILZ003>005-232045-
BOONE IL-WINNEBAGO IL-MCHENRY IL-
322 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR EASTERN WINNEBAGO...BOONE AND
NORTHWESTERN MCHENRY COUNTIES UNTIL 345 PM CDT...

AT 321 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM SHARON TO NEAR CHERRY
VALLEY...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ROCKFORD...            BELVIDERE...           LOVES PARK...
MACHESNEY PARK...      ROSCOE...              POPLAR GROVE...
CHERRY VALLEY...       SHARON...              CAPRON...
TIMBERLANE...          CALEDONIA...

INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...
 I-39 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 120 AND 123.
 I-90 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 52 AND 75.

THIS INCLUDES...  BOONE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS...ROCK CUT STATE PARK...ROCK
VALLEY COLLEGE...AND ROCKFORD AVIATORS BASEBALL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

LAT...LON 4249 8861 4218 8880 4217 8901 4249 8899
      4250 8897
TIME...MOT...LOC 2021Z 244DEG 12KT 4250 8872 4219 8891

$$

RC



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