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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
234 AM CDT MON AUG 21 2017

ILZ046-210800-
Vermilion-
234 AM CDT MON AUG 21 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHERN VERMILION COUNTY UNTIL
300 AM CDT...

At 233 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Hoopeston, or 9 miles south of Claytonville, moving northeast at 25
mph.

Nickel size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Hoopeston, Rossville and Rankin.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

LAT...LON 4031 8785 4046 8791 4049 8786 4049 8753
      4038 8753
TIME...MOT...LOC 0733Z 244DEG 21KT 4044 8777

$$

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