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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
909 AM CDT THU MAY 18 2017

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0110 AM     TSTM WND GST     PEOTONE                 41.33N 87.80W
05/18/2017  E55.00 MPH       WILL               IL   EMERGENCY MNGR

            DELAYED REPORT.

0100 AM     TSTM WND DMG     OAK LAWN                41.72N 87.75W
05/18/2017                   COOK               IL   PUBLIC

            NEAR 97TH AND KENNETH IN OAK LAWN. 1 FT DIAMETER BRANCH
            FROM A HEALTHY MAPLE TREE DOWN.

0100 AM     TSTM WND DMG     OAK LAWN                41.72N 87.75W
05/18/2017                   COOK               IL   BROADCAST MEDIA

            DELAYED REPORT. 3 TO 4 INCH DIAMETER TREE BRANCH THROUGH
            WINDSHIELD AND A 6 INCH DIAMETER BRANCH FELL ON CAR.
            SCATTERED TREE LIMBS OF VARYING SIZES DOWN THROUGHOUT
            TOWN.

0100 AM     TSTM WND DMG     HOMETOWN                41.73N 87.73W
05/18/2017                   COOK               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            DELAYED REPORT. PORTION OF 6 FOOT TALL FENCE DAMAGED.
            REPORT RELAYED VIA TWITTER.

1233 AM     TSTM WND DMG     LEMONT                  41.67N 87.99W
05/18/2017                   COOK               IL   PUBLIC

            DELAYED REPORT. LARGE SECTION OF A TREE DOWN. REPORT
            RELAYED VIA TWITTER.

1226 AM     TSTM WND DMG     ROMEOVILLE              41.65N 88.09W
05/18/2017                   WILL               IL   NWS EMPLOYEE

            DELAYED REPORT. POWERPOLE SNAPPED ON RENWICK ROAD. TIME
            ESTIMATED.

1226 AM     TSTM WND GST     ROMEOVILLE              41.65N 88.09W
05/18/2017  M64.00 MPH       WILL               IL   OFFICIAL NWS OBS

            64 MPH GUST AT NWS CHICAGO.

1221 AM     TSTM WND GST     ROMEOVILLE              41.65N 88.09W
05/18/2017  M60.00 MPH       WILL               IL   OFFICIAL NWS OBS

            60 MPH THUNDERSTORM WIND GUST AT NWS CHICAGO.

1128 PM     TSTM WND GST     2 S HANOVER PARK        41.96N 88.14W
05/17/2017  E60.00 MPH       DUPAGE             IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

1127 PM     TSTM WND GST     CAROL STREAM            41.92N 88.13W
05/17/2017  E55.00 MPH       DUPAGE             IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

1124 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 NNW CAROL STREAM      41.94N 88.15W
05/17/2017                   DUPAGE             IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            NUMEROUS SMALL BRANCHES DOWN. ALSO A PERIOD OF HAIL, SIZE
            UNKNOWN AT THIS TIME. TIME ESTIMATED FROM RADAR.

1117 PM     TSTM WND GST     DUPAGE AIRPORT          41.92N 88.25W
05/17/2017  M66.00 MPH       DUPAGE             IL   ASOS

            DPA ASOS GUST TO 66 MPH.

1110 PM     TSTM WND DMG     NORTH AURORA            41.80N 88.33W
05/17/2017                   KANE               IL   PUBLIC

            LARGE TREE DOWN IN A BACKYARD IN NORTH AURORA.

1100 PM     TSTM WND DMG     N UTICA                 41.34N 89.01W
05/17/2017                   LA SALLE           IL   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            MULTIPLE LARGE TREES DOWN.

1055 PM     TSTM WND GST     PERU                    41.34N 89.13W
05/17/2017  M59.00 MPH       LA SALLE           IL   AWOS

1049 PM     TSTM WND DMG     DE KALB                 41.93N 88.75W
05/17/2017                   DE KALB            IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            ROAD BLOCKED BY A 10 INCH DIAMETER TREE BRANCH.
            INTERSECTION OF 7TH STREET AND ROOSEVELT STREET.

1049 PM     TSTM WND DMG     DE KALB                 41.93N 88.75W
05/17/2017                   DE KALB            IL   AMATEUR RADIO

            4-6 INCH DIAMETER BRANCHES BLOCKING STREETS

1045 PM     TSTM WND GST     DE KALB                 41.93N 88.75W
05/17/2017  M49.00 MPH       DEKALB             IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY.

1032 PM     TSTM WND DMG     5 WNW HARVARD           42.45N 88.70W
05/17/2017                   MCHENRY            IL   EMERGENCY MNGR

            DELAYED REPORT. SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE ON A FARM ALONG COUNTY
            LINE ROAD AND NEAR INTERSECTION OF ILLINOIS ROUTE 73 AND
            WHITE OAKS ROAD.80 FOOT BY 100 FOOT BARN DESTROYED AND 30
            TO 40 FOOT TALL SILO DESTROYED. DEBRIS FIELD NOTED. TIME
            ESTIMATED BY RADAR.

1030 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 S PAW PAW             41.66N 88.98W
05/17/2017                   LEE                IL   EMERGENCY MNGR

            MULTIPLE TREES DOWN BLOCKING ROADS ALONG/NEAR ROUTE 251
            AND COTTAGE GROVE AND WELLEN ROADS.

1028 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 N CAPRON              42.43N 88.74W
05/17/2017                   BOONE              IL   EMERGENCY MNGR

            NUMEROUS TREES AND POWER POLES DOWN IN CAPRON ON HUNTER
            ROAD. PEDESTRIANS ARE STUCK IN CARS. NO INJURIES WERE
            REPORTED AT THIS TIME. PATH OF SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE NOTED
            FROM THE WEST SIDE OF TOWN TO THE EAST SIDE OF TOWN. PATH
            IS APPROXIMATELY 50 TO 60 YARDS WIDE.

1025 PM     HAIL             POPLAR GROVE            42.37N 88.82W
05/17/2017  M1.50 INCH       BOONE              IL   AMATEUR RADIO

1024 PM     TSTM WND DMG     POPLAR GROVE            42.37N 88.82W
05/17/2017                   BOONE              IL   911 CALL CENTER

            NUMEROUS TREES AND POWER LINES DOWN IN POPLAR GROVE AND
            CALEDONIA.

1022 PM     TSTM WND DMG     4 S WEST BROOKLYN       41.64N 89.14W
05/17/2017                   LEE                IL   EMERGENCY MNGR

            DELAYED REPORT. 6 TO 8 POWERPOLES WITH TOPS SNAPPED OFF.
            HINKEL ROAD AND CEDAR GROVE ROAD. IRRIGATOR TIPPED OVER
            WITHIN A FEW MILES OF THIS DAMAGE NEAR COTTAGE HILL ROAD
            AND ROUTE 251.

1020 PM     TSTM WND DMG     5 NW MENDOTA            41.60N 89.19W
05/17/2017                   LEE                IL   EMERGENCY MNGR

            6-8 POWER POLES SNAPPED ON HENKEL ROAD AT CEDAR ROAD.

1009 PM     HAIL             ROCKFORD                42.27N 89.06W
05/17/2017  M1.00 INCH       WINNEBAGO          IL   AMATEUR RADIO

            QUARTER SIZED HAIL AT ALPINE AND HARRISON IN ROCKFORD.

0952 PM     TSTM WND DMG     DIXON                   41.85N 89.48W
05/17/2017                   LEE                IL   EMERGENCY MNGR

            DELAYED REPORT. MULTIPLE TREES AND WIRES DOWN...INCLUDING
            LARGE TREES BLOCKING SOME ROADS. DAMAGE IN A SOUTHWEST TO
            NORTHEAST DIRECTION FROM SOUTHWEST SIDE OF DIXON TO
            NORTHEAST SIDE. A PARKED POLICE CAR STORM SPOTTING ON
            BLOODY GULCH AND ROCK ISLAND ROAD WAS PUSHED 4 TO 5 FEET
            BY THE WIND. TIME IS ESTIMATED.

0635 PM     TSTM WND DMG     WINNEBAGO               42.27N 89.24W
05/17/2017                   WINNEBAGO          IL   PUBLIC

            TANKER TRUCK BLOWN OFF OF US 20

0630 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 SSW SOUTH BELOIT      42.44N 89.05W
05/17/2017                   WINNEBAGO          IL   PUBLIC

            LARGE TREES UPROOTED. TREES 18-20 INCHES IN DIAMETER.

0629 PM     HAIL             WINNEBAGO               42.27N 89.24W
05/17/2017  M1.75 INCH       WINNEBAGO          IL   BROADCAST MEDIA

            HAIL FELL FOR ABOUT 5 MINUTES. HAIL FELL AT WREX.

0620 PM     TSTM WND DMG     LEAF RIVER              42.12N 89.40W
05/17/2017                   OGLE               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            TREES DOWN APPROXIMATELY 12 INCHES IN DIAMETER.

0620 PM     TSTM WND DMG     MOUNT MORRIS            42.05N 89.43W
05/17/2017                   OGLE               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SHEET METAL OFF OF FARM BUILDING. TREES SIX TO TWELVE
            INCHES IN DIAMETER DOWN.

0618 PM     HAIL             WINNEBAGO               42.27N 89.24W
05/17/2017  M1.00 INCH       WINNEBAGO          IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            WIND GUSTS ESTIMATED TO 70 MPH.

0615 PM     TSTM WND DMG     PECATONICA              42.31N 89.36W
05/17/2017                   WINNEBAGO          IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            NUMEROUS MATURE TREES SNAPPED AND UPROOTED. SOME ARE 4
            FEET IN DIAMETER, AND SOME ARE ON POWER LINES. POWER
            POLES ARE ALSO DOWN, AND A 10 FT BY 8 FT CHICKEN COOP WAS
            BLOWN INTO A NEARBY FIELD. PEA SIZED HAIL WAS ALSO
            REPORTED.

0610 PM     TSTM WND GST     6 WNW ROCKFORD          42.29N 89.17W
05/17/2017  M65.00 MPH       WINNEBAGO          IL   BROADCAST MEDIA

            WTVO

0608 PM     HEAVY RAIN       5 NW POLO               42.04N 89.65W
05/17/2017  M0.62 INCH       OGLE               IL   CO-OP OBSERVER

            RAIN FELL IN 10 MINUTES


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