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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville Il
114 AM EDT MON AUG 21 2017

INZ019-210600-
Benton IN-
114 AM EDT MON AUG 21 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BENTON COUNTY UNTIL 200 AM EDT...

At 113 AM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from Remington to near Hoopeston. Movement was
southeast at 25 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph and half inch hail will be possible with
these storms, while brief but torrential rainfall is likely. This
may cause minor localized flooding.

Locations impacted include...
Fowler, Otterbein, Dunnington, Foresman, Oxford, Boswell, Earl Park
and Ambia.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

&&

LAT...LON 4064 8753 4074 8741 4073 8710 4048 8709
      4048 8753
TIME...MOT...LOC 0513Z 296DEG 22KT 4077 8716 4052 8762

$$

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