Radar images from the May 10 tornado event are below. These were taken from the Lincoln WSR-88D (KILX) Doppler radar. Images include standard reflectivity, and the storm relative motion (SRM) velocity images (both at 0.5 degree elevation).
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|These two images were taken at 0117Z (8:17 PM CDT). A tornadic thunderstorm was located between Rushville and Camden.|
|These images were at 0217Z (9:17 PM), when the storm had just dropped a tornado north of Havana.|
|Image time on these pictures is 0237Z (9:37 PM), when a tornado was very close to Manito.|
|These images were recorded at 0247Z (9:37 PM), a few minutes before the tornado moved into South Pekin.|
|At 0301Z (10:01 PM), the same tornado from the South Pekin area was approaching Morton from the southwest. It would cross I-74 at I-155 at 10:05 PM.|