Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville Il
621 PM EDT THU MAY 18 2017

INZ019-182245-
Benton IN-
621 PM EDT THU MAY 18 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL BENTON COUNTY UNTIL 645
PM EDT...

At 621 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
Fowler, moving northeast at 40 mph.

Nickel size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Fowler, Barce, Atkinson, Lochiel, Oxford and Boswell.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

&&

LAT...LON 4063 8745 4074 8713 4074 8710 4053 8710
      4050 8737
TIME...MOT...LOC 2221Z 242DEG 35KT 4059 8732

$$

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