Strong Winds Tuesday Night into Wednesday

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
430 AM CDT WED MAR 11 2009

...STRONG WINDS ACROSS THE REGION OVERNIGHT...

A DEEPENING AREA OF LOW PRESSURE CAUSED STRONG WESTERLY WINDS
ACROSS MUCH OF THE GREAT LAKES REGION TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY
MORNING. THE FOLLOWING IS A LISTING OF THE HIGHEST WIND GUSTS
REPORTED FROM AREA AIRPORTS THROUGH 4 AM CDT.

ID: LOCATION:           PEAK WIND GUST:    TIME:
IGQ LANSING             43 KTS / 50 MPH    105 AM CDT
DKB DEKALB              41 KTS / 47 MPH    1205 AM CDT
ARR AURORA              41 KTS / 47 MPH    1234 AM CDT
RPJ ROCHELLE            41 KTS / 47 MPH    1205 AM CDT
IKK KANKAKEE            41 KTS / 47 MPH    944 PM CDT
VYS PERU/LASALLE        40 KTS / 46 MPH    126 AM CDT
ORD CHICAGO/OHARE       39 KTS / 45 MPH    1249 AM CDT
PWK CHICAGO EXECUTIVE   39 KTS / 45 MPH    1244 AM CDT
VPZ VALPARAISO          39 KTS / 45 MPH    230 AM CDT
RFD ROCKFORD            39 KTS / 45 MPH    138 AM CDT
MDW CHICAGO MIDWAY      38 KTS / 44 MPH    1141 PM CDT
DPA WEST CHICAGO        38 KTS / 44 MPH    1216 AM CDT
LOT ROMEOVILLE          38 KTS / 44 MPH    925 PM CDT
C09 MORRIS              38 KTS / 44 MPH    1005 PM CDT
PNT PONTIAC             38 KTS / 44 MPH    925 PM CDT
JOT JOLIET              35 KTS / 40 MPH    225 AM CDT
UGN WAUKEGAN            34 KTS / 39 MPH    1221 AM CDT

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HALBACH


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