Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1222 PM CDT TUE AUG 26 2014

ILZ023-033-INZ001-010-011-261815-
IROQUOIS IL-JASPER IN-KANKAKEE IL-LAKE IN-NEWTON IN-
1222 PM CDT TUE AUG 26 2014

...SCATTERED STRONG STORMS IN EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST
INDIANA...

AT 1216 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
SCATTERED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS FROM NORTHEAST IROQUOIS COUNTY INTO
JASPER COUNTY...MOVING SLOWLY EAST AT 15 TO 20 MPH.

UP TO PENNY SIZE HAIL...WINDS TO 50 MPH...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING...AND TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS...CAN BE EXPECTED WITH THE
STRONGEST STORMS.

CITIES AND TOWNS AFFECTED...
  SHELDON...            ST. ANNE...           RAUB...
  KENTLAND...           HOPKINS PARK...       MOROCCO...
  PERKINS...            BEAVER CITY...        ENOS...
  RENSSELAER...         DE MOTTE...           MOROCCO...

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 THIS STORM
HAS PASSED.

&&

LAT...LON 4091 8698 4084 8699 4083 8709 4074 8710
      4073 8726 4076 8727 4073 8741 4074 8753
      4071 8753 4068 8772 4116 8775 4127 8729
      4126 8722 4125 8722 4129 8713 4127 8706
      4122 8697 4123 8692 4091 8693
TIME...MOT...LOC 1722Z 248DEG 14KT 4088 8761

$$

RC






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