Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
355 PM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

ILZ033-039-202130-
FORD IL-IROQUOIS IL-
355 PM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 353 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR GIBSON CITY...MOVING EAST AT 50 MPH.

ONE HALF INCH DIAMETER HAIL...WINDS TO 50 MPH...FREQUENT CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING...BRIEF HEAVY DOWNPOURS...ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

CITIES AND TOWNS AFFECTED...
  GIBSON CITY...        PAXTON...


I-57 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 258 AND 269.


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 THIS STORM
HAS PASSED.

&&

LAT...LON 4040 8847 4056 8846 4057 8791 4048 8791
      4048 8793 4040 8793 4040 8846
TIME...MOT...LOC 2055Z 269DEG 42KT 4046 8830

$$

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