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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
555 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

ILZ029-031-036>038-040>042-047>051-261200-
SCOTT-MORGAN-PEORIA-CASS-SANGAMON-SCHUYLER-MASON-TAZEWELL-MCLEAN-
MENARD-FULTON-WOODFORD-LOGAN-
555 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR LOGAN...SANGAMON...MASON...
SCOTT...MENARD...SOUTH CENTRAL WOODFORD...SOUTHERN PEORIA...
SOUTHWESTERN MCLEAN...SOUTHEASTERN FULTON...MORGAN...CASS AND
TAZEWELL COUNTIES UNTIL 700 AM CDT...

AT 552 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM  10 MILES WEST OF PEORIA TO 10 MILES
WEST OF JACKSONVILLE. MOVEMENT WAS EAST AT 40 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SPRINGFIELD...PEORIA...PEKIN...JACKSONVILLE...LINCOLN...HAVANA...MASON
CITY...VIRGINIA...WINCHESTER...NORMAL...EAST PEORIA...MORTON...CHATHAM...
ALEXANDER...BARTONVILLE...CREVE COEUR...AUBURN...WEST PEORIA...SHERMAN AND
ROCHESTER.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 155 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 31.
 INTERSTATE 474 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 2 AND 14.
 INTERSTATE 55 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 77 AND 145.
 INTERSTATE 72 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 47 AND 113.
 INTERSTATE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 91 AND 126.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 4076 8985 4058 8901 3952 8961 3952 9058
      3956 9057 3962 9061
TIME...MOT...LOC 1052Z 282DEG 53KT 4069 8981 3945 9063

$$

ONTON



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