Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
416 PM CDT SAT AUG 22 2015

ILZ079-102-222200-
RANDOLPH IL-MONROE IL-
416 PM CDT SAT AUG 22 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN MONROE AND
NORTHWESTERN RANDOLPH COUNTIES UNTIL 500 PM CDT...

AT 416 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
EVANSVILLE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RED BUD...EVANSVILLE...BALDWIN...PRESTON...PRAIRIE DU ROCHER...
PRAIRIE...HECKER...RUMA...MODOC...ROOTS...KELLOGG...WALSH AND AMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 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 AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3796 8996 3796 8997 3799 9003 3801 9006
      3802 9010 3804 9013 3806 9013 3807 9014
      3831 9003 3831 8991 3828 8990 3828 8991
      3829 8992 3827 8992 3822 8990 3822 8974
TIME...MOT...LOC 2116Z 207DEG 21KT 3808 9002

$$

CARNEY



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