Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1129 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  MACON COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  NORTHWESTERN MOULTRIE COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  NORTHWESTERN SHELBY COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 1215 AM CDT

* AT 1129 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER BLUE
  MOUND...OR 14 MILES NORTHEAST OF TAYLORVILLE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT
  70 MPH.

  HAZARD...70 MPH WIND GUSTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT CONSIDERABLE TREE DAMAGE. DAMAGE IS LIKELY TO
           MOBILE HOMES...ROOFS AND OUTBUILDINGS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  DECATUR...MOUNT ZION...FORSYTH...MOWEAQUA...MAROA...CERRO GORDO...
  HARRISTOWN...BETHANY...LONG CREEK...WARRENSBURG...BLUE MOUND...
  MACON...ARGENTA...OREANA...NIANTIC...DALTON CITY...OAKLEY...HERVEY
  CITY...DECATUR AIRPORT AND ELWIN.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 72 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 125 AND 155.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE WARNED AREA. TORNADOES CAN
DEVELOP QUICKLY FROM SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS NOT
IMMEDIATELY LIKELY...IF ONE IS SPOTTED...ACT QUICKLY AND MOVE TO A
PLACE OF SAFETY INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE...SUCH AS A BASEMENT OR
SMALL INTERIOR ROOM.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 100 AM CDT FOR CENTRAL
ILLINOIS.

LAT...LON 3965 8902 3966 8914 3980 8914 3982 8921
      3989 8922 3992 8920 3992 8915 4001 8915
      4005 8912 4005 8875 3980 8874 3979 8871
      3961 8869 3950 8902
TIME...MOT...LOC 0429Z 223DEG 59KT 3970 8912

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...70MPH

$$

HJS


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