Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
927 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  WESTERN CLINTON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHEASTERN MADISON COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST ILLINOIS...
  EASTERN ST. CLAIR COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 1015 PM CDT

* AT 925 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM GLEN CARBON TO SHILOH TO NEW ATHENS...AND MOVING
  NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  GLEN CARBON...FREEBURG...SHILOH...O`FALLON...EDWARDSVILLE...TROY...
  SCOTT AFB...LEBANON...MASCOUTAH...NEW BADEN...HIGHLAND...ST.
  JACOB...MARINE...ALHAMBRA...TRENTON...NEW MEMPHIS...ALBERS...
  AVISTON...KUHN AND FRUIT.

THIS WARNING ALSO INCLUDES...
INTERSTATE 70 IN ILLINOIS FROM EXIT 21 TO EXIT 30.
INTERSTATE 55 IN ILLINOIS FROM EXIT 23 TO EXIT 30.
INTERSTATE 64 IN ILLINOIS FROM EXIT 12 TO EXIT 41.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMAIN ALERT FOR A POSSIBLE TORNADO! TORNADOES CAN DEVELOP QUICKLY
FROM SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. IF YOU SPOT A TORNADO GO AT ONCE INTO THE
BASEMENT OR SMALL CENTRAL ROOM IN A STURDY STRUCTURE.

INTENSE SQUALL LINES CAN SOMETIMES PRODUCE BRIEF TORNADOES AND
WIDESPREAD SIGNIFICANT WIND DAMAGE. ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS NOT
IMMEDIATELY LIKELY...IT IS BEST TO MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE
LOWEST FLOOR OF A BUILDING. THIS STORM MAY CAUSE SERIOUS INJURY AND
SIGNIFICANT PROPERTY DAMAGE.

&&

LAT...LON 3831 8992 3831 8999 3831 9000 3878 9009
      3900 8964 3888 8964 3887 8962 3874 8959
      3848 8958
TIME...MOT...LOC 0227Z 228DEG 21KT 3875 8998 3851 8992
          3831 8993

TORNADO...POSSIBLE
HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

GKS







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