Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
901 PM CDT SAT JUL 12 2014

ILZ003-008-010-130230-
LEE IL-OGLE IL-WINNEBAGO IL-
901 PM CDT SAT JUL 12 2014

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 859 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 11 MILES WEST OF
LAKE SUMMERSET TO 10 MILES NORTH OF FORRESTON TO 15 MILES WEST OF
POLO...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

WINDS TO 50 MPH...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...BRIEF HEAVY
DOWNPOURS...ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

CITIES AND TOWNS AFFECTED...
  LAKE SUMMERSET...     FORRESTON...          DURAND...
  POLO...               PECATONICA...         WINNEBAGO...
  BYRON...              OREGON...             DIXON...

OTHER LOCATIONS AFFECTED...
CASTLE ROCK STATE PARK...LOWDEN STATE PARK...OGLE COUNTY
FAIRGROUNDS...SAUK VALLEY COLLEGE...WHITE PINES STATE PARK...
WINNEBAGO COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

GUSTY WINDS MAY CAUSE SMALL BRANCHES TO BE BLOWN DOWN...AND LOOSE
OBJECTS TO BLOW AROUND. STAY AWAY FROM HIGH OBJECTS OUTDOORS SUCH AS
TREES. HEAVY RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO STANDING WATER ON ROADWAYS AND
POOR VISIBILITY. SEEK SHELTER IN A STURDY STRUCTURE UNTIL THESE
STORMS HAVE PASSED.

&&

LAT...LON 4250 8904 4189 8903 4168 8962 4170 8964
      4192 8963 4193 8969 4220 8970 4221 8940
      4250 8940
TIME...MOT...LOC 0201Z 288DEG 31KT 4244 8958 4226 8963
          4199 8984

$$

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