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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville Il
117 AM CDT TUE AUG 22 2017

INZ011-019-220700-
Jasper IN-Benton IN-
117 AM CDT TUE AUG 22 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BENTON AND SOUTH CENTRAL JASPER
COUNTIES UNTIL 200 AM CDT/300 AM EDT/...

At 116 AM CDT/216 AM EDT/, Doppler radar was tracking strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from near Remington to near
Talbot. Movement was northeast at 40 mph. More redeveloping strong
thunderstorms are also possible through 400 AM CDT/500 AM EDT/.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.
Periods of very heavy rainfall are likely. This could cause
localized flooding, especially for those locations that had already
seen heavy rainfall early Monday morning.

Locations impacted include...
Fowler, Otterbein, Dunnington, Atkinson, Wadena, Talbot, Lochiel,
Templeton, Barce, Freeland Park, Foresman, Remington, Oxford, Boswell
and Ambia.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

LAT...LON 4062 8753 4074 8726 4084 8713 4084 8710
      4048 8709 4048 8753
TIME...MOT...LOC 0616Z 234DEG 34KT 4079 8722 4048 8749

$$

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