Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
837 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

ILZ003-008-010>014-020-220230-
OGLE IL-LEE IL-WINNEBAGO IL-COOK IL-DUPAGE IL-KANE IL-KENDALL IL-
DE KALB IL-
837 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR OGLE...NORTHERN KENDALL...DUPAGE...
SOUTHWESTERN WINNEBAGO...SOUTHERN DE KALB...NORTHEASTERN LEE...
SOUTHERN KANE AND NORTHERN COOK COUNTIES UNTIL 930 PM CDT...

AT 836 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES NORTHEAST OF
KENILWORTH TO ELBURN TO NEAR MALTA TO NEAR GERMAN VALLEY...AND MOVING
SOUTH AT 20 MPH.

WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CHICAGO...             AURORA...              NAPERVILLE...
ELGIN...               CICERO...              ARLINGTON HEIGHTS...
EVANSTON...            SCHAUMBURG...          SKOKIE...
DES PLAINES...         BERWYN...              MOUNT PROSPECT...
WHEATON...             HOFFMAN ESTATES...     OAK PARK...
DOWNERS GROVE...       GLENVIEW...            ELMHURST...
LOMBARD...             CAROL STREAM...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

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.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS.

LAT...LON 4220 8940 4229 8940 4196 8885 4193 8847
      4215 8783 4215 8776 4206 8767 4189 8760
      4187 8762 4173 8809 4172 8826 4167 8826
      4162 8844 4166 8883 4207 8969 4220 8969
TIME...MOT...LOC 0136Z 357DEG 19KT 4216 8763 4187 8847 4190 8885 4221
8938

$$

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