Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
905 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

ILZ023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-250300-
LIVINGSTON IL-IROQUOIS IL-FORD IL-KANKAKEE IL-NEWTON IN-BENTON IN-
JASPER IN-LAKE IN-PORTER IN-
905 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR IROQUOIS...FORD...SOUTHEASTERN
LIVINGSTON...SOUTHEASTERN KANKAKEE...JASPER...SOUTHERN PORTER...
SOUTHERN LAKE...BENTON AND NEWTON COUNTIES UNTIL 1000 PM CDT/1100 PM
EDT/...

AT 905 PM CDT/1005 PM EDT/...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM LOWELL TO CONRAD TO
NEAR MILFORD TO NEAR GIBSON...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LOWELL...              RENSSELAER...          WATSEKA...
PAXTON...              DE MOTTE...            FAIRBURY...
HEBRON...              GIBSON CITY...         FOWLER...
KENTLAND...            OTTERBEIN...           MOROCCO...
PIPER CITY...          STOCKLAND...           HANGING GROVE...
BEAVER CITY...         PERCY JUNCTION...      PERKINS...
GIFFORD...             PEMBROKE...

INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...
 I-57 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 258 AND 285.
 INDIANA I-65 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 200 AND 244.

THIS INCLUDES...  US 41 DRAGWAY.

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 4062 8846 4062 8857 4073 8858 4079 8798
      4119 8762 4136 8740 4131 8693 4091 8693
      4091 8699 4084 8699 4084 8710 4048 8709
      4049 8794 4040 8793 4040 8846
TIME...MOT...LOC 0205Z 326DEG 40KT 4127 8739 4109 8746 4066 8772 4043
8844

$$

RC


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