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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
255 PM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

ILZ003>005-008-011-252030-
BOONE IL-DE KALB IL-MCHENRY IL-OGLE IL-WINNEBAGO IL-
255 PM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 254 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM POLO TO KIRKLAND TO
HARVARD...MOVING EAST SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

WINDS TO 50 MPH...CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...TORRENTIAL
DOWNPOURS...ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

CITIES AND TOWNS AFFECTED...
  OREGON...             POPLAR GROVE...       CHERRY VALLEY...
  STILLMAN VALLEY...    POLO...               CAPRON...
  BELVIDERE...          HARVARD...            KIRKLAND...

OTHER LOCATIONS AFFECTED...
BOONE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS...CASTLE ROCK STATE PARK...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. 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 4196 8967 4215 8914 4250 8886 4250 8869
      4235 8840 4189 8889 4191 8963 4193 8964
      4193 8969
TIME...MOT...LOC 1955Z 284DEG 22KT 4188 8957 4212 8899
          4247 8868

$$

RC








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