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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
643 AM CST SAT NOV 18 2017

ILZ029-036-037-040>042-181330-
Logan-Tazewell-Peoria-Mason-Schuyler-Fulton-
643 AM CST SAT NOV 18 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN FULTON...SOUTHERN
TAZEWELL AND MASON COUNTIES UNTIL 730 AM CST...

At 643 AM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Kilbourne, or near Havana, moving northeast at 55 mph.

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

Locations impacted include...
Pekin, Havana, East Peoria, Morton, Creve Coeur, Marquette Heights,
Tremont, Delavan, Manito, Minier, South Pekin, Hopedale, Green
Valley, San Jose, Bath, Easton, Kilbourne, North Pekin, Dillon and
Groveland.

This includes the following highways...
 Interstate 155 between mile markers 13 and 29.
 Interstate 474 between mile markers 12 and 14.
 Interstate 74 near mile marker 98.

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 4009 9016 4021 9031 4065 8954 4041 8928
TIME...MOT...LOC 1243Z 240DEG 49KT 4022 9005

$$

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