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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
507 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2020

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0253 PM     TORNADO          1 NW MINOOKA            41.46N 88.27W
05/23/2020                   KENDALL            IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            TRAINED SPOTTER REPORTED A TORNADO LOOKING
            NORTH FROM I-80 AND RIDGE RD AND DAMAGE
            INDICATES THERE WAS A TORNADO. THIS BEGAN
            AROUND 2:53 P.M. AT 41.4535/-88.3269 (3 WNW
            OF MINOOKA) AND ENDED AT 41.4800/-88.2106
            (2.5 S OF SHOREWOOD). DAMAGE INCLUDED
            BLOWING A CAR OVER ON I-80, TWO UTILITY
            POLES DOWNED, AND SEVERAL TREES DOWNED OR
            DAMAGED. THIS TORNADO STARTED IN GRUNDY
            COUNTY, CROSSED INTO KENDALL COUNTY, AND
            ENDED IN WILL COUNTY WITH A PATH LENGTH OF
            6.3 MILES.

0430 PM     TORNADO          1 WSW CHANA             41.97N 89.24W
05/23/2020                   OGLE               IL   NWS STORM SURVEY

            EF-1 TORNADO BEGAN AT APPROXIMATELY 430 PM
            CDT ON MAY 23RD NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF S.
            ROCKY HOLLOW RD. AND E. CANFIELD RD. (41.97,
            -89.24). PATH LENGTH OF APPROXIMATELY 0.3
            MILES AND ESTIMATED WIDTH OF 100 YARDS. PEAK
            WINDS ESTIMATED BETWEEN 90 AND 100 MPH.
            OUTBUILDINGS AT TWO FARMSTEADS WERE
            SIGNIFICANTLY DAMAGED ALONG WITH SEVERAL
            TREES AND POWER POLES. EYEWITNESS ACCOUNTS
            AND DAMAGE PHOTOS PROVIDED OGLE COUNTY
            EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PROVIDED KEY SURVEY
            INFORMATION.

0612 PM     TORNADO          5 NE GENOA              42.14N 88.62W
05/23/2020                   DE KALB            IL   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            TORNADO BEGAN NEAR MELMS AND POLK RD. 40 X
            20 BARN DAMAGED WITH DEBRIS BLOWN DOWNSTREAM
            INTO A FIELD, AND POWER LINES DOWN ABOUT A
            MILE DOWNSTREAM. TORNADO DISSIPATED BEFORE
            REACHING I-90.


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HERE IS THE FINAL INFORMATION ON THE 3 CONFIRMED TORNADOES FROM
SATURDAY. FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, INCLUDING TRACK MAPS AND
SOME DAMAGE PHOTOS, HEAD TO OUR WEBPAGE:
HTTPS://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/LOT/23MAY2020

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