Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1053 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

ILZ023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-220500-
LIVINGSTON IL-IROQUOIS IL-FORD IL-KANKAKEE IL-NEWTON IN-JASPER IN-
LAKE IN-PORTER IN-
1053 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR NORTHERN IROQUOIS...CENTRAL FORD...
CENTRAL LIVINGSTON...SOUTHERN KANKAKEE...JASPER...SOUTHERN PORTER...
SOUTHERN LAKE AND NEWTON COUNTIES UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT...

AT 1052 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM MALDEN TO NEAR GRIDLEY...
AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
KANKAKEE...            BOURBONNAIS...         BRADLEY...
PONTIAC...             LOWELL...              RENSSELAER...
WATSEKA...             DE MOTTE...            FAIRBURY...
HEBRON...              MOMENCE...             MOROCCO...
PIPER CITY...          BEAVER CITY...         GIFFORD...
PEMBROKE...            CONRAD...              ROSELAWN...
LAKE VILLAGE...        BOONE GROVE...

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...AND NORTHWESTERN INDIANA.

LAT...LON 4051 8846 4062 8846 4062 8857 4076 8858
      4075 8893 4082 8893 4146 8693 4101 8693
TIME...MOT...LOC 0352Z 312DEG 25KT 4138 8702 4077 8886

$$

RATZER


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