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

ILZ044-045-020045-
PIATT-CHAMPAIGN-
720 PM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHERN PIATT AND WEST CENTRAL
CHAMPAIGN COUNTIES...

AT 720 PM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS NEAR WHITE HEATH...OR 5
MILES NORTH OF MONTICELLO. THE STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH AND DIME SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MONTICELLO...MANSFIELD...DE LAND...WHITE HEATH...LODGE AND
GALESVILLE.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 72 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 163 AND 174.
 INTERSTATE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 164 AND 165.

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 3998 8858 4013 8869 4016 8868 4024 8852
      4003 8838
TIME...MOT...LOC 0020Z 249DEG 2KT 4010 8857
$$

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