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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1142 PM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

ILC031-043-093-197-INC089-127-030515-
/O.CON.KLOT.SV.W.0128.000000T0000Z-150803T0515Z/
COOK IL-WILL IL-DUPAGE IL-KENDALL IL-PORTER IN-LAKE IN-
1142 PM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1215 AM CDT
FOR SOUTHEASTERN COOK...WILL...SOUTHERN DUPAGE...NORTHEASTERN
KENDALL...PORTER AND LAKE COUNTIES...

AT 1140 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM NEAR PLAINFIELD TO NEAR PORTER...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT
45 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO
         ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... SOUTHERN PART OF CHICAGO...
AURORA...JOLIET...NAPERVILLE...HAMMOND...GARY...
BOLINGBROOK...ORLAND PARK...TINLEY PARK...OAK LAWN...ROMEOVILLE...
PLAINFIELD...CALUMET CITY...PORTAGE...MERRILLVILLE...VALPARAISO...
OSWEGO...CHICAGO HEIGHTS...EAST CHICAGO AND SCHERERVILLE.



PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY.
THEY WILL SEND YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN
CHICAGO.

LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.
LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN
HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

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

&&

LAT...LON 4127 8693 4128 8753 4130 8753 4129 8801
      4172 8855 4176 8754 4169 8750 4167 8742
      4164 8743 4162 8729 4163 8716 4171 8693
TIME...MOT...LOC 0440Z 306DEG 41KT 4162 8830 4166 8704

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

MTF



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