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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville Il
720 PM CDT SAT OCT 14 2017

ILZ012>014-020>022-150115-
Kane IL-Grundy IL-Cook IL-DuPage IL-Kendall IL-Will IL-
720 PM CDT SAT OCT 14 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR KENDALL...NORTHWESTERN WILL...
NORTHERN GRUNDY...KANE...DUPAGE AND WESTERN COOK COUNTIES UNTIL 815
PM CDT...

At 719 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Elburn to near Ottawa. Movement was east
at 40 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph will be probable with these storms, along
with a one hour period of very heavy rainfall.

Locations impacted include...
Aurora, Joliet, Yorkville, Naperville, Elgin, Arlington Heights,
Evanston, Schaumburg, Bolingbrook, Palatine, Skokie, Des Plaines,
Orland Park, Berwyn, Mount Prospect, Wheaton, Hoffman Estates, Oak
Park, Downers Grove and Glenview.

This also includes the Spooktacular Fall Festival.


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 4207 8767 4135 8805 4134 8859 4167 8860
      4210 8846 4213 8774
TIME...MOT...LOC 0019Z 264DEG 36KT 4197 8842 4143 8874

$$

MTF



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