Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
937 PM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

ILZ080-084-300330-
PERRY IL-JACKSON IL-
937 PM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

...TORRENTIAL RAINFALL EXPECTED TO CONTINUE OVER NORTHERN JACKSON
AND PERRY COUNTY ILLINOIS THROUGH 1030 PM CDT...

AT 934 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS
WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR
STEELEVILLE TO MURPHYSBORO...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

RAINFALL AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF AN INCH AN HOUR MAY CAUSE SMALL CREEKS
...STREAMS AND DITCHES TO FILL UP QUICKLY AND CAUSE SOME PONDING OF
WATER ON ROADWAYS. USE CAUTION WHEN DRIVING AT NIGHT WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MURPHYSBORO...DU QUOIN...PINCKNEYVILLE...DE SOTO...ELKVILLE...
HURST...AVA...TAMAROA...WILLISVILLE...CUTLER...DOWELL...CAMPBELL
HILL...VERGENNES AND ST. JOHNS.

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 3822 8927 3812 8913 3810 8914 3810 8912
      3806 8912 3804 8914 3800 8914 3797 8915
      3795 8918 3795 8915 3778 8915 3776 8929
      3794 8960 3796 8959 3819 8959 3822 8954
TIME...MOT...LOC 0234Z 245DEG 24KT 3803 8973 3778 8932

$$

SMITH


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