Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
626 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

ILZ013-014-250000-
COOK IL-DUPAGE IL-
626 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR DUPAGE AND CENTRAL COOK COUNTIES
UNTIL 700 PM CDT...

AT 626 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM LOMBARD TO WOODRIDGE...AND
MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NAPERVILLE...          BOLINGBROOK...         BERWYN...
WHEATON...             OAK PARK...            DOWNERS GROVE...
ELMHURST...            LOMBARD...             CAROL STREAM...
ADDISON...             GLEN ELLYN...          WESTMONT...
MAYWOOD...             LISLE...               VILLA PARK...
BROOKFIELD...          HINSDALE...            WESTCHESTER...
LA GRANGE...           FOREST PARK...

INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...
 I-55 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 271 AND 283.
 I-88 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 126 AND 140.
 I-290 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 9 AND 21.
 I-355 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 15 AND 30.

THIS INCLUDES...  ARGONNE NATIONAL LABORATORY...BROOKFIELD ZOO...
BENEDICTINE UNIVERSITY...COLLEGE OF DUPAGE...DUPAGE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS...
MORTON ARBORETUM...AND WHEATON COLLEGE.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4188 8792 4189 8780 4171 8781 4171 8803
      4173 8803 4173 8820 4194 8811 4195 8792
TIME...MOT...LOC 2326Z 258DEG 19KT 4186 8802 4175 8802

$$

RC


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