Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service St Louis MO
439 PM CDT MON AUG 21 2017

ILZ074-212230-
Washington IL-
439 PM CDT MON AUG 21 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EASTERN WASHINGTON COUNTY UNTIL
530 PM CDT...

At 439 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Nashville, moving east at 15 mph.

Dime size hail and wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Nashville, Centralia, Irvington, Ashley, Beaucoup, Hoyleton,
Covington, Richview, Addieville, Radom, New Minden, Huegely, Cordes
and Frogtown.

This includes Interstate 64 in Illinois between exits 50 and 61.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

&&

LAT...LON 3831 8955 3847 8948 3847 8914 3822 8915
TIME...MOT...LOC 2139Z 276DEG 15KT 3839 8945

$$

Byrd



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