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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
116 AM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

ILC017-057-125-129-169-250645-
/O.CON.KILX.SV.W.0128.000000T0000Z-160825T0645Z/
MASON-SCHUYLER-MENARD-FULTON-CASS-
116 AM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 145 AM CDT
FOR WESTERN MASON...NORTHEASTERN SCHUYLER...WEST CENTRAL MENARD...
SOUTHWESTERN FULTON AND NORTHEASTERN CASS COUNTIES...

AT 116 AM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER BROWNING...OR
8 MILES NORTHEAST OF BEARDSTOWN...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND NICKEL SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HAVANA...ASTORIA...CHANDLERVILLE...BATH...KILBOURNE...BROWNING...
OAKFORD...BLUFF CITY...CHATAUQUA PARK...SNICARTE AND MARBLETOWN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE`S LEADING
KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO
BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 4037 8999 4002 8994 3998 9034 4007 9039
      4012 9043 4016 9046 4022 9047 4026 9046
TIME...MOT...LOC 0616Z 263DEG 24KT 4011 9034

HAIL...0.88IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

SMITH



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