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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
348 AM CST Sat Feb 23 2019

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
241000-
Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Lake IL-Ogle-Lee-DeKalb-Kane-DuPage-Cook-
La Salle-Kendall-Grundy-Will-Kankakee-Livingston-Iroquois-Ford-
Lake IN-Porter-Newton-Jasper-Benton-
348 AM CST Sat Feb 23 2019 /448 AM EST Sat Feb 23 2019/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of North Central
Illinois...Northeast Illinois and Northwest Indiana.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.
  Elevated Non thunderstorm wind Risk late tonight.
  Limited Fog Risk.
  Limited Ice accumulation Risk northwest through mid-morning.

DISCUSSION...

 A few isolated thunderstorms embedded within widespread showers
will be possible late this afternoon and evening. Gusty winds will
be possible with any thunderstorm or heavy shower.

 Very strong west winds are expected to develop late tonight
toward daybreak Sunday.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

Sunday...
  Elevated Non Thunderstorm Wind Risk.
Sunday night...
  Limited Excessive Cold Risk.
Monday night and Tuesday morning...
  Limited Excessive Cold Risk.
Wednesday night...
  Limited Excessive Cold Risk.

DISCUSSION:

 Very strong and potentially damaging westerly winds are expected
Sunday morning into Sunday evening.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  Spotter activation will not be necessary through tonight.

GENERAL STORM MOTION OF THE DAY:

 Moving toward the NE at 50 to 60 mph.

$$



High Wind Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Chicago IL
207 PM CST Sat Feb 23 2019

...Strong Winds Late Tonight into Sunday Evening...

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
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/O.UPG.KLOT.HW.A.0001.190224T0900Z-190225T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KLOT.HW.W.0001.190224T0900Z-190225T0000Z/
Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Lake IL-Ogle-Lee-DeKalb-Kane-DuPage-Cook-
La Salle-Kendall-Grundy-Will-Kankakee-Livingston-Iroquois-Ford-
Lake IN-Porter-Newton-Jasper-Benton-
Including the cities of Rockford, Belvidere, Woodstock, Waukegan,
Oregon, Dixon, DeKalb, Aurora, Elgin, Wheaton, Chicago, Ottawa,
Oswego, Morris, Joliet, Kankakee, Pontiac, Watseka, Paxton, Gary,
Valparaiso, Morocco, Rensselaer, and Fowler
207 PM CST Sat Feb 23 2019 /307 PM EST Sat Feb 23 2019/

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM CST /4 AM EST/ TO 6 PM
CST /7 PM EST/ SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a High Wind
Warning, which is in effect from 3 AM CST /4 AM EST/ to 6 PM CST
/7 PM EST/ Sunday. The High Wind Watch is no longer in effect.

* TIMING...Very strong west winds will develop late tonight and
  early Sunday morning and persist into Sunday evening.

* WINDS...Sustained west winds of 40 mph with gusts up to 60
  mph.

* IMPACTS...Difficult travel, especially for high profile vehicles
  on north to south roads. Unsecured objects outdoors blown
  around. Tree limb damage and sporadic power outages possible.

* Scattered snow showers in the morning may produce near white-
  out conditions for brief periods.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.

&&

$$

Krein



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