Tornado Warning
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WFUS53 KILX 020110
TORILX
ILC033-079-101-159-020200-
/O.NEW.KILX.TO.W.0015.160502T0110Z-160502T0200Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
TORNADO WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
810 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHERN CRAWFORD COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHEASTERN JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...
  NORTHEASTERN RICHLAND COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...
  NORTHERN LAWRENCE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 900 PM CDT

* AT 810 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A
  TORNADO WAS LOCATED 5 MILES EAST OF DUNDAS...OR 8 MILES NORTHEAST OF
  OLNEY...MOVING EAST AT 50 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...
  CHAUNCEY AROUND 815 PM CDT.
  HARDINVILLE AROUND 820 PM CDT.
  LAWRENCEVILLE AROUND 825 PM CDT.
  FLAT ROCK AND BIRDS AROUND 830 PM CDT.
  RUSSELLVILLE AROUND 940 PM EDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE
PETROLIA...PINKSTAFF...LAWRENCEVILLE AIRPORT AND RED HILLS STATE PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST
FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS...IN A
MOBILE HOME...OR IN A VEHICLE...MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL
SHELTER AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.

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

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY.
THEY WILL SEND YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN
LINCOLN.

&&

LAT...LON 3870 8752 3874 8806 3889 8809 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 0110Z 261DEG 45KT 3882 8798

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

$$

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