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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
537 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

ILZ044>046-053-272330-
MACON-PIATT-CHAMPAIGN-VERMILION-
537 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR PIATT...NORTHERN VERMILION...
CHAMPAIGN AND EASTERN MACON COUNTIES UNTIL 630 PM CDT...

AT 536 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM ROSSVILLE TO NEAR DALTON CITY. MOVEMENT WAS
NORTH AT 35 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CHAMPAIGN...DECATUR...RANTOUL...MONTICELLO...URBANA...SAVOY...MAHOMET...
MOUNT ZION...HOOPESTON...ST. JOSEPH...TOLONO...FISHER...BEMENT...PHILO...
CERRO GORDO...ROSSVILLE...LONG CREEK...SIDNEY...MACON AND THOMASBORO.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 57 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 222 AND 256.
 INTERSTATE 72 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 145 AND 182.
 INTERSTATE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 162 AND 202.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PERSONS IN CAMPGROUNDS OR ON INLAND LAKES SHOULD CONSIDER SEEKING
STURDY SHELTER UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4027 8754 3988 8840 3988 8846 3979 8860
      3979 8875 3974 8876 3974 8881 3970 8881
      3966 8910 4004 8880 4010 8874 4010 8869
      4016 8868 4028 8855 4028 8846 4038 8845
      4040 8794 4049 8793 4049 8753
TIME...MOT...LOC 2236Z 188DEG 30KT 4036 8766 3975 8873

$$

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