Severe Weather Statement
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
947 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

ILC027-119-163-250315-
/O.CON.KLSX.SV.W.0071.000000T0000Z-150525T0315Z/
MADISON IL-ST. CLAIR IL-CLINTON IL-
947 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR WESTERN
CLINTON...EASTERN ST. CLAIR AND EASTERN MADISON COUNTIES UNTIL 1015
PM CDT...

AT 943 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM CARPENTER TO ST. JACOB TO SCOTT AFB 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...
MASCOUTAH...NEW BADEN...HIGHLAND...MARINE...ST. JACOB...ALHAMBRA...
NEW MEMPHIS...TRENTON...ALBERS...AVISTON...HAMEL...KAUFMAN...
SUMMERFIELD...GRANTFORK...NEW DOUGLAS AND DAMIANSVILLE.

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 14 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 3847 8962 3831 8992 3831 8996 3880 9004
      3900 8964 3888 8964 3887 8962 3874 8959
      3848 8958
TIME...MOT...LOC 0246Z 228DEG 21KT 3887 8986 3873 8981
          3858 8981 3838 8981

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

$$

GKS








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