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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
709 PM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

ILZ042-043-053-020045-
MACON-DE WITT-LOGAN-
709 PM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHERN MACON AND SOUTH CENTRAL
DE WITT COUNTIES...

AT 708 PM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS OVER WARRENSBURG...OR 7
MILES NORTHWEST OF DECATUR...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH AND SMALL HAIL UP TO HALF INCH DIAMETER
ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DECATUR...FORSYTH...MAROA...HARRISTOWN...WARRENSBURG...ARGENTA...
OREANA AND WELDON SPRINGS STATE PARK.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 72 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 134 AND 151.

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

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 3982 8904 3998 8916 4013 8893 3990 8876
TIME...MOT...LOC 0008Z 239DEG 7KT 3994 8902
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