Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
503 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

ILZ059-099>101-MOZ061-063-062245-
MADISON IL-MACOUPIN IL-JERSEY IL-ST. CLAIR IL-ST. LOUIS MO-
ST. CHARLES MO-
503 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHERN MACOUPIN...MADISON...
NORTHWESTERN ST. CLAIR AND SOUTHEASTERN JERSEY COUNTIES IN
SOUTHWESTERN ILLINOIS...NORTHEASTERN ST. CHARLES AND NORTHEASTERN ST.
LOUIS COUNTIES IN EAST CENTRAL MISSOURI UNTIL 545 PM CDT...

AT 502 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR WEST ALTON TO MADISON
TO EAST ST. LOUIS TO NEAR DUPO TO NEAR COLUMBIA...AND MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ST. LOUIS...FLORISSANT...BELLEVILLE...GRANITE CITY...O`FALLON...
ALTON...EAST ST. LOUIS...COLLINSVILLE...EDWARDSVILLE...FERGUSON...
GODFREY...FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS...CAHOKIA...SWANSEA...GLEN CARBON...
SHILOH...BELLEFONTAINE NEIGHBORS...WOOD RIVER...HIGHLAND AND TROY.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 70 IN ILLINOIS BETWEEN EXITS 21 AND 24.
 INTERSTATE 55 IN ILLINOIS BETWEEN EXITS 23 AND 44.
 INTERSTATE 64 IN ILLINOIS BETWEEN EXITS 9 AND 14.

THIS WARNING ALSO INCLUDES CONFLUENCE STATE PARK AND HORSESHOE LAKE
STATE PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3874 8968 3858 8991 3846 9019 3847 9020
      3857 9017 3865 9018 3872 9021 3877 9017
      3877 9018 3876 9019 3873 9024 3890 9036
      3925 8987 3894 8966 3886 8964
TIME...MOT...LOC 2202Z 235DEG 24KT 3887 9027 3869 9015 3861 9012 3849
9016 3843 9025

$$

GKS


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