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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
644 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

ILZ037-038-041>043-048-050>053-261230-
MORGAN-MACON-DE
WITT-SANGAMON-CHRISTIAN-MASON-TAZEWELL-MCLEAN-MENARD-LOGAN-
644 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR LOGAN...SANGAMON...EAST CENTRAL
MASON...EASTERN MENARD...SOUTHERN MCLEAN...NORTHWESTERN MACON...
WESTERN CHRISTIAN...SOUTHEASTERN MORGAN...SOUTHEASTERN TAZEWELL AND
WESTERN DE WITT COUNTIES UNTIL 730 AM CDT...

AT 644 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR MACKINAW TO NEAR ATHENSVILLE. MOVEMENT WAS
EAST AT 50 MPH.

ISOLATED DIME SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE
WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SPRINGFIELD...BLOOMINGTON...LINCOLN...TAYLORVILLE...CLINTON...NORMAL...
CHATHAM...AUBURN...SHERMAN...ROCHESTER...LE ROY...RIVERTON...HEYWORTH...
PAWNEE...ATHENS...MACKINAW...MAROA...ATLANTA...DELAVAN AND MOUNT PULASKI.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 155 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 21.
 INTERSTATE 39 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 2.
 INTERSTATE 55 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 77 AND 169.
 INTERSTATE 72 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 78 AND 130.
 INTERSTATE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 123 AND 150.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4055 8941 4057 8857 3934 8946 3935 8953
      3952 8954 3952 9018
TIME...MOT...LOC 1144Z 268DEG 42KT 4050 8937 3950 9012

$$

ONTON


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