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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1027 AM CDT FRI AUG 1 2014

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
021530-
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-
1027 AM CDT FRI AUG 1 2014 /1127 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

  WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED:

  SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS...SOME OF WHICH MAY PRODUCE:

   WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.
   SMALL HAIL.
   BRIEF HEAVY DOWNPOURS.
   OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

  AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING:

  ALL OF NORTHERN ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA THIS AFTERNOON
  THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

  DISCUSSION:

  SCATTERED THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT IS EXPECTED TODAY AS SEVERAL
  WEAK MID LEVEL DISTURBANCES MOVE THROUGH THE REGION AND
  INSTABILITY INCREASES INTO THE AFTERNOON. COVERAGE AND INTENSITY
  OF THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY TO INCREASE BY EARLY AFTERNOON.
  WIDESPREAD STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED...BUT SOME
  ISOLATED STRONGER STORMS COULD PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS AND SMALL
  HAIL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

AFTERNOON SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE SATURDAY AND
SUNDAY...WITH PERIODIC CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS MONDAY THROUGH
THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NECESSARY THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

$$



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