Severe Thunderstorm Warning
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
918 PM CDT TUE AUG 26 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  CHRISTIAN COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  CENTRAL SANGAMON COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 1000 PM CDT

* AT 913 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM AUBURN TO ASSUMPTION...AND MOVING SOUTH AT 5 MPH.

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

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  TAYLORVILLE...DIVERNON...AUBURN...PANA...MORRISONVILLE...
  TAYLORVILLE AIRPORT...OWANECO...PALMER...VANDERVILLE AND ROSAMOND.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 55 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 78 AND 95.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 72 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 98 AND 101.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING KILLS. 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 3935 8953 3952 8954 3952 8973 3962 8983
      3982 8952 3957 8904 3935 8903 3934 8904
      3935 8913 3934 8918
TIME...MOT...LOC 0217Z 019DEG 4KT 3961 8970 3951 8913

HAIL...0.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

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