Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
513 PM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

ILZ045-302245-
CHAMPAIGN IL-
513 PM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL CHAMPAIGN COUNTY UNTIL
545 PM CDT...

AT 510 PM CDT...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED A STRONG
THUNDERSTORM OVER SAVOY...OR OVER CHAMPAIGN...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15
MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM. A FUNNEL HAS BEEN REPORTED WITH THIS STORM. THERE IS
POTENTIAL FOR THIS FUNNEL TO BRIEFLY TOUCHDOWN. STAY ALERT AND BE
PREPARED TO MOVE TO A SAFE SHELTER IF A FUNNEL CLOUD APPROACHES THE
GROUND.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CHAMPAIGN...RANTOUL...URBANA...SAVOY...MAHOMET...ST. JOSEPH...
TOLONO...PHILO...SIDNEY...THOMASBORO...BONDVILLE...LAKE OF THE
WOODS...SEYMOUR...SADORUS...FLATVILLE AND WILLARD AIRPORT.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 57 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 225 AND 248.
 INTERSTATE 72 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 176 AND 182.
 INTERSTATE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 170 AND 192.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3997 8843 4023 8844 4031 8805 3996 8802
TIME...MOT...LOC 2210Z 245DEG 15KT 4008 8830

$$

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