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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
823 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

ILC079-159-020133-
/O.CAN.KILX.TO.W.0015.000000T0000Z-160502T0200Z/
JASPER-RICHLAND-
823 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...THE TORNADO WARNING FOR SOUTHEASTERN JASPER AND NORTHEASTERN
RICHLAND COUNTIES IS CANCELLED...

THE TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM WHICH PROMPTED THE WARNING HAS MOVED OUT
OF THE WARNED AREA. THEREFORE THE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM CDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN ILLINOIS.

LAT...LON 3870 8752 3875 8790 3891 8791 3896 8752
      3891 8753 3890 8752 3889 8754 3888 8753
      3886 8755 3885 8753 3882 8753 3879 8750
      3877 8751 3876 8750 3874 8750
TIME...MOT...LOC 0123Z 265DEG 41KT 3881 8781

$$

ILC033-101-020200-
/O.CON.KILX.TO.W.0015.000000T0000Z-160502T0200Z/
CRAWFORD-LAWRENCE-
823 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM CDT FOR SOUTHERN
CRAWFORD AND NORTHERN LAWRENCE COUNTIES...

AT 823 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO
WAS LOCATED NEAR CHAUNCEY...OR 8 MILES NORTHWEST OF LAWRENCEVILLE...
MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

HAZARD...TORNADO AND TENNIS BALL SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.

IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT
         SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED. DAMAGE
         TO ROOFS...WINDOWS...AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR.  TREE DAMAGE IS
         LIKELY.

THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...
  LAWRENCEVILLE AND FLAT ROCK AROUND 830 PM CDT.
  BIRDS AROUND 835 PM CDT.
  RUSSELLVILLE AROUND 945 PM EDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE
PETROLIA...PINKSTAFF AND LAWRENCEVILLE AIRPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORNADOES ARE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO SEE AND CONFIRM AT NIGHT. DO NOT
WAIT TO SEE OR HEAR THE TORNADO. TAKE COVER NOW.

IF A TORNADO OR OTHER SEVERE WEATHER IS SPOTTED...REPORT IT TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OR YOUR LOCAL NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY
WHO WILL SEND YOUR REPORT. THIS ACT MAY SAVE LIVES OF OTHERS IN THE
PATH OF DANGEROUS WEATHER.

&&

LAT...LON 3870 8752 3875 8790 3891 8791 3896 8752
      3891 8753 3890 8752 3889 8754 3888 8753
      3886 8755 3885 8753 3882 8753 3879 8750
      3877 8751 3876 8750 3874 8750
TIME...MOT...LOC 0123Z 265DEG 41KT 3881 8781

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...2.50IN

$$

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