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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville Il
647 AM CDT THU JUL 20 2017

ILZ010-011-019-020-201230-
De Kalb IL-Kendall IL-La Salle IL-Lee IL-
647 AM CDT THU JUL 20 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WESTERN KENDALL...LA SALLE...LEE
AND SOUTHERN DE KALB COUNTIES UNTIL 730 AM CDT...

At 646 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Sterling to near Sycamore. Movement was
southeast at 45 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Ottawa, Sycamore, Dixon, Plano, Peru, Sandwich, Mendota, Oglesby,
Serena, Shabbona, La Salle, Walton, DeKalb, Cortland, Amboy,
Sheridan, Hinckley, Utica, Somonauk and Earlville.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

&&

LAT...LON 4180 8963 4189 8910 4189 8894 4203 8871
      4175 8860 4172 8860 4172 8859 4147 8849
      4146 8859 4143 8860 4122 8916 4158 8917
      4158 8963
TIME...MOT...LOC 1146Z 309DEG 55KT 4171 8962 4197 8865

$$

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