Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1000 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

ILZ006-013-014-020-022-240345-
LAKE IL-COOK IL-DUPAGE IL-WILL IL-KENDALL IL-
1000 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR EAST CENTRAL KENDALL...EASTERN
DUPAGE...NORTHERN WILL...COOK AND SOUTHEASTERN LAKE COUNTIES UNTIL
1045 PM CDT...

AT 957 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM WOOD DALE TO DOWNERS GROVE
TO PLAINFIELD...AND MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

WIND GUSTS BETWEEN UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CHICAGO...             JOLIET...              NAPERVILLE...
CICERO...              HAMMOND...             ARLINGTON HEIGHTS...
EVANSTON...            BOLINGBROOK...         SKOKIE...
DES PLAINES...         ORLAND PARK...         TINLEY PARK...
OAK LAWN...            BERWYN...              MOUNT PROSPECT...
WHEATON...             OAK PARK...            DOWNERS GROVE...
GLENVIEW...            ELMHURST...

THE FESTIVAL AT BELMONT AND ELSTON...FESTIVAL ON SHEFFIELD...RIVER
NORTH FESTIVAL...WICKER PARK FESTIVAL...MOUNT PROSPECT DOWNTOWN
BLOCK PARTY...AND CONCERT AT SOLDIER FIELD IS INCLUDED IN THIS
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT!

THIS INCLUDES...  ARGONNE NATIONAL LABORATORY...BROOKFIELD ZOO...
LINCOLN PARK ZOO...TOYOTA PARK...WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS
BASEBALL...FIRST MIDWEST BANK AMPHITHEATRE...HAWTHORNE PARK...
JOLIET SLAMMERS BASEBALL...MORTON ARBORETUM...NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS
UNIVERSITY...RAVINIA MUSIC FESTIVAL...SOLDIER FIELD...US CELLULAR
FIELD...WRIGLEY FIELD...THE LOOP...MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND
INDUSTRY...MUSEUM CAMPUS...AND NORTHERLY ISLAND.

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 4211 8773 4206 8767 4190 8761 4190 8760
      4188 8762 4185 8761 4173 8752 4161 8752
      4145 8767 4155 8836 4180 8814 4217 8794
      4217 8777
TIME...MOT...LOC 0257Z 274DEG 28KT 4196 8797 4180 8804 4161 8821

$$

BEACHLER



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