Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
744 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO  HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN COOK COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...
  NORTHERN LAKE COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN INDIANA...

* UNTIL 830 PM CDT

* AT 744 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM OAK FOREST TO NEAR GARY...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30
  MPH. THESE STORMS HAVE A HISTORY OF PRODUCING WIND DAMAGE.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND NICKEL SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  HAMMOND...GARY...CALUMET CITY...PORTAGE...MERRILLVILLE...CHICAGO
  HEIGHTS...EAST CHICAGO...SCHERERVILLE...HOBART...LANSING...CROWN POINT...
  HIGHLAND...BLUE ISLAND...MUNSTER...DOLTON...PARK FOREST...ALSIP...
  GRIFFITH...ST. JOHN AND MIDLOTHIAN.

THIS INCLUDES...  INDIANA UNIVERSITY NORTHWEST...PURDUE UNIVERSITY
CALUMET...WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS BASEBALL...ILLIANA MOTOR SPEEDWAY...
PRAIRIE STATE COLLEGE...SOUTH SHORE RAIL CATS BASEBALL...AND SOUTH
SUBURBAN COLLEGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.
LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN
HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

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

&&

LAT...LON 4146 8753 4147 8753 4147 8766 4168 8780
      4172 8752 4171 8753 4167 8747 4167 8744
      4168 8743 4167 8742 4165 8744 4164 8742
      4162 8729 4162 8722 4143 8722
TIME...MOT...LOC 0044Z 324DEG 24KT 4158 8774 4159 8738

HAIL...0.88IN
WIND...60MPH

OEMC ZONES...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING. 10 AND 12.

$$

RC


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