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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
130 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

ILZ021-022-032-281915-
LIVINGSTON IL-WILL IL-GRUNDY IL-
130 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR NORTHEASTERN LIVINGSTON...SOUTHERN
GRUNDY AND SOUTHWESTERN WILL COUNTIES UNTIL 215 PM CDT...

AT 129 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM WILMINGTON TO NEAR
RANSOM...AND MOVING EAST AT 5 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH AND FUNNEL CLOUDS WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS. VERY HEAVY RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DWIGHT...              WILMINGTON...          BRAIDWOOD...
COAL CITY...           DIAMOND...             GARDNER...
MAZON...               BRACEVILLE...          LAKEWOOD SHORES...
SOUTH WILMINGTON...    GODLEY...              CARBON HILL...
VERONA...              EAST BROOKLYN...       KINSMAN...
SYMERTON...

INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATE...
 I-55 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 215 AND 242.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 4111 8858 4111 8857 4112 8858 4126 8859
      4137 8827 4137 8796 4122 8814 4120 8825
      4106 8826 4106 8858
TIME...MOT...LOC 1829Z 250DEG 14KT 4128 8819 4113 8860

$$

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