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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
705 PM CDT SAT OCT 14 2017

ILC057-143-150030-
/O.CON.KILX.SV.W.0160.000000T0000Z-171015T0030Z/
Fulton-Peoria-
705 PM CDT SAT OCT 14 2017

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 730 PM CDT
FOR CENTRAL FULTON AND SOUTHWESTERN PEORIA COUNTIES...

At 705 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Canton, moving
east at 50 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to
         roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Canton, Lewistown, Farmington, Cuba, Hanna City, Trivoli, St. David,
Dunfermline, Bernadotte, Smithfield, Bryant, Norris, Banner,
Smithville, Fiatt and Little America.

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.

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.

&&

A tornado watch remains in effect until 100 AM CDT for central and
west central Illinois.

LAT...LON 4056 9020 4070 9010 4070 8974 4042 8996
      4039 9043
TIME...MOT...LOC 0005Z 256DEG 45KT 4058 8999

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

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