Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
839 AM CDT TUE AUG 26 2014

ILZ008-261415-
OGLE IL-
839 AM CDT TUE AUG 26 2014

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 837 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM FORRESTON TO 10
MILES WEST OF FORRESTON TO 11 MILES SOUTHWEST OF FORRESTON TO 15
MILES SOUTHWEST OF POLO...MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

ONE HALF INCH DIAMETER HAIL...WINDS TO 50 MPH...FREQUENT CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING...TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS...ARE EXPECT WITH THESE
STORMS.

CITIES AND TOWNS AFFECTED...
  FORRESTON...          POLO...               MOUNT MORRIS...

OTHER LOCATIONS AFFECTED...
CASTLE ROCK STATE PARK...OGLE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS...WHITE PINES STATE
PARK...

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 THESE
STORMS HAVE PASSED.

&&

LAT...LON 4220 8969 4220 8940 4212 8935 4190 8935
      4190 8942 4191 8943 4191 8948 4190 8948
      4190 8963 4193 8964 4193 8969 4220 8970
TIME...MOT...LOC 1339Z 248DEG 23KT 4224 8963 4212 8977
          4206 8975 4188 8981

$$

RC








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