Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service St Louis MO
952 AM CST SAT NOV 18 2017

ILZ059-060-064-065-100-181630-
Bond IL-Madison IL-Macoupin IL-Montgomery IL-Fayette IL-
952 AM CST SAT NOV 18 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BOND COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL
ILLINOIS...NORTHEASTERN MADISON COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN ILLINOIS...
NORTHWESTERN FAYETTE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...SOUTHEASTERN
MACOUPIN COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN ILLINOIS AND MONTGOMERY COUNTIES IN
SOUTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS UNTIL 1030 AM CST...

At 951 AM CST, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from 6 miles northwest of Witt to Prairietown.
Movement was east at 35 mph.

Half inch hail and wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible with
these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Highland, Bethalto, Vandalia, Greenville, Litchfield, Hillsboro,
Staunton, Nokomis, Mount Olive, Worden, Ramsey, Witt, Livingston,
Pocahontas, Taylor Springs, Coffeen, Alhambra, Mulberry Grove, Schram
City and Sorento.

This includes the following highways...
 Interstate 70 in Illinois between exits 36 and 63.
 Interstate 55 in Illinois between exits 30 and 44.

This also includes  Ramsey Lake State Park.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

These storms 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 3876 8940 3890 9004 3935 8941 3934 8914
      3922 8914 3922 8881 3918 8881
TIME...MOT...LOC 1551Z 279DEG 29KT 3931 8944 3895 8994

$$

Carney



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