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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1131 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

ILC021-167-250500-
/O.CON.KILX.SV.W.0039.000000T0000Z-150525T0500Z/
SANGAMON IL-CHRISTIAN IL-
1131 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT
FOR NORTHEASTERN SANGAMON AND CHRISTIAN COUNTIES...

AT 1131 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER MOUNT
AUBURN...OR 14 MILES NORTH OF TAYLORVILLE...MOVING NORTH AT 50 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
TAYLORVILLE...PANA...MOWEAQUA...KINCAID...ASSUMPTION...EDINBURG...
MORRISONVILLE...STONINGTON...ILLIOPOLIS...MECHANICSBURG...MOUNT
AUBURN...BULPITT...JEISYVILLE...TOVEY...DAWSON...BUFFALO...
ROSAMOND...BERRY...OWANECO AND PALMER.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 72 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 110 AND 124.

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 3964 8953 3994 8949 3993 8941 3992 8940
      3992 8922 3981 8922 3982 8919 3980 8914
      3966 8914 3965 8902 3935 8902 3935 8953
TIME...MOT...LOC 0431Z 195DEG 45KT 3973 8925

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

HJS



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