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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
159 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

ILZ003-008-010-130730-
LEE IL-OGLE IL-WINNEBAGO IL-
159 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 252 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS AND A GUST FRONT ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 22 MILES
WEST OF FORRESTON TO 31 MILES WEST OF WALTON...MOVING EAST AT 60 MPH.

WINDS TO 50 MPH ARE POSSIBLE...AND MAY BE ACCOMPANIED BY LITTLE IF
ANY PRECIPITATION...ESPECIALLY ACROSS LEE COUNTY. HEAVY RAIN AND
HAIL TO THE SIZE OF NICKELS MAY OCCUR WITH STORMS OVER PORTIONS OF
OGLE AND WINNEBAGO COUNTIES.

CITIES AND TOWNS AFFECTED...
  POLO...               FORRESTON...          MOUNT MORRIS...
  DIXON...              WALTON...             OREGON...
  PECATONICA...         LAKE SUMMERSET...     FRANKLIN GROVE...

OTHER LOCATIONS AFFECTED...
CASTLE ROCK STATE PARK...LEE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS...LOWDEN STATE
PARK...OGLE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS...ROCK CUT STATE PARK...ROCK VALLEY
COLLEGE...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

GUSTY WINDS MAY CAUSE SMALL BRANCHES TO BE BLOWN DOWN...AND LOOSE
OBJECTS TO BLOW AROUND.  SEEK SHELTER IN A STURDY STRUCTURE UNTIL
THESE STORMS HAVE PASSED.

&&

LAT...LON 4250 8897 4167 8897 4160 8964 4192 8963
      4193 8969 4220 8970 4221 8940 4250 8940
TIME...MOT...LOC 0657Z 261DEG 53KT 4221 8991 4207 8981
          4179 8983 4160 8991

$$

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