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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
434 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
030945-
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE ILLINOIS-OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-
DUPAGE-COOK-LA SALLE-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL-KANKAKEE-LIVINGSTON-
IROQUOIS-FORD-LAKE INDIANA-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-BENTON-
434 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
NORTHEAST ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

 THUNDERSTORMS...SOME OF WHICH COULD PRODUCE...

  HEAVY DOWNPOURS.
  CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.
  WIND GUSTS TO 50 TO 60 MPH.

 AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING:

 THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AREA WIDE THROUGH MID DAY...AND
 ACROSS PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA
 THIS AFTERNOON.

 DISCUSSION:

  THE STORMS THIS MORNING ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BE SEVERE...BUT
  STRONGER STORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON ALONG AND SOUTH OF
  A STREATOR ILLINOIS TO VALPARAISO INDIANA LINE. ISOLATED WIND
  GUSTS TO 50 TO 60 MPH WOULD BE THE PRIMARY THREATS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AGAIN NEXT MONDAY AND TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS MAY BE NEEDED IN SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF THE FORECAST
AREA THIS AFTERNOON...ESPECIALLY TOWARD FORD AND IROQUOIS
COUNTIES IN ILLINOIS AND BENTON COUNTY IN INDIANA.

&&

$$



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