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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1056 AM CDT FRI JUL 25 2014

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
261600-
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-
1056 AM CDT FRI JUL 25 2014 /1156 AM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

  WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED:

  THUNDERSTORMS....SOME OF WHICH MAY PRODUCE...
    FREQUENT LIGHTNING.
    TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS.
    WIND GUSTS TO 55 MPH.

  AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING:

  AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM IS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON BUT MORE
  WIDESPREAD THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED LATE THIS EVENING INTO THE
  OVERNIGHT HOURS ACROSS THE ENTIRE AREA.

  DISCUSSION:

  THUNDERSTORMS OVER WESTERN ILLINOIS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE
  MOVING SOUTHEAST THIS AFTERNOON AS THEY WEAKEN...WITH A SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF A THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPING FURTHER EAST THIS AFTERNOON.
  HOWEVER...THERE WILL BE A BETTER CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS LATER
  THIS EVENING INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. SOME OF THESE STORMS MAY
  BE STRONG WITH GUSTY WINDS AS WELL AS TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS.

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

THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ALONG AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80
SATURDAY. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL THAT SOME STORMS COULD BE SEVERE
AS WELL AS PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL SATURDAY NIGHT...ESPECIALLY
SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80.

THERE WILL BE ADDITIONAL PERIODIC CHANCES OF THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS
THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA SUNDAY AND TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

HIGH WAVES ARE LIKELY TO LEAD TO DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
ALONG AREA BEACHES...ESPECIALLY INDIANA SHORES...SUNDAY NIGHT
INTO MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NECESSARY THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

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