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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
715 AM CDT SUN JUL 17 2016

ILZ010-019-171245-
LEE IL-LA SALLE IL-
715 AM CDT SUN JUL 17 2016

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR NORTHWESTERN LA SALLE AND LEE
COUNTIES UNTIL 745 AM CDT...

AT 715 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR DIXON TO NEAR
SHEFFIELD...AND MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DIXON...               PERU...                MENDOTA...
OGLESBY...             LA SALLE...            WALTON...
AMBOY...               FRANKLIN GROVE...      ASHTON...
PAW PAW...             SUBLETTE...            LEE...
COMPTON...             STEWARD...             TROY GROVE...
NELSON...              WEST BROOKLYN...       HARMON...

THIS INCLUDES...  ILLINOIS VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE...LEE COUNTY
FAIRGROUNDS...SAUK VALLEY COLLEGE...AND TRI-COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 4187 8963 4190 8961 4191 8946 4191 8943
      4189 8942 4190 8940 4190 8936 4189 8936
      4189 8894 4163 8894 4163 8892 4129 8908
      4129 8916 4158 8917 4159 8963
TIME...MOT...LOC 1215Z 255DEG 39KT 4189 8954 4136 8980

$$

BEACHLER



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