Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
948 PM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

ILZ004-005-011-030330-
BOONE IL-MCHENRY IL-DE KALB IL-
948 PM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR NORTHEASTERN DE KALB...SOUTHERN
BOONE AND SOUTHWESTERN MCHENRY COUNTIES UNTIL 1030 PM CDT...

AT 947 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
BELVIDERE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BELVIDERE...           MARENGO...             GENOA...
KINGSTON...

INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATE...
 I-90 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 42 AND 60.

THIS INCLUDES... BOONE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE IN CHICAGO .

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 200 AM CDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS.

LAT...LON 4227 8859 4207 8859 4205 8870 4215 8894
      4229 8894
TIME...MOT...LOC 0247Z 297DEG 38KT 4221 8886

$$

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