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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
355 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

ILZ014-INZ001-062130-
COOK IL-LAKE IN-
355 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR SOUTHEASTERN COOK AND NORTHWESTERN
LAKE COUNTIES UNTIL 430 PM CDT...

AT 354 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM CHATHAM TO PHOENIX...AND MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS AND
TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS ARE LIKELY.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CHICAGO...             HAMMOND...             GARY...
OAK LAWN...            CALUMET CITY...        EAST CHICAGO...
BLUE ISLAND...         DOLTON...              ALSIP...
MIDLOTHIAN...          CHATHAM...             POSEN...
WHITING...             BURNHAM...             HARVEY...
SOUTH HOLLAND...       EVERGREEN PARK...      HOMEWOOD...
HAZEL CREST...         MARKHAM...

INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...
 I-57 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 349 AND 358.
 I-80 NEAR MILE MARKER 155.
 I-94 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 61 AND 73.
 I-294 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 61 AND 73.
 INDIANA I-90 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 6.

THIS INCLUDES... SOUTH SUBURBAN COLLEGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 4157 8769 4170 8775 4179 8757 4178 8756
      4177 8756 4175 8753 4171 8753 4167 8748
      4167 8744 4168 8743 4168 8742 4167 8742
      4165 8744 4164 8740
TIME...MOT...LOC 2054Z 247DEG 21KT 4171 8765 4162 8763

$$

RC


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