Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
113 PM CDT TUE JUL 19 2016

ILZ101-191900-
ST. CLAIR IL-
113 PM CDT TUE JUL 19 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN ST. CLAIR COUNTY
UNTIL 200 PM CDT...

AT 113 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS...MOVING EAST AT 5 MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BELLEVILLE...EAST ST. LOUIS...COLLINSVILLE...FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS...
CAHOKIA...SWANSEA...CENTREVILLE...CASEYVILLE...WASHINGTON PARK...
MADISON...FAIRMONT CITY...ALORTON...BROOKLYN AND SAUGET.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 64 IN ILLINOIS BETWEEN EXITS 9 AND 12.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO
STATIONS AND AVAILABLE TELEVISION STATIONS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3858 9019 3866 9017 3864 8995 3851 9000
TIME...MOT...LOC 1813Z 290DEG 6KT 3860 9005

$$

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