NWS Chicago Preliminary Local Storm Reports from 17 November 2013

PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
353 AM CST MON NOV 18 2013

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

0950 AM     FUNNEL CLOUD     3 W HEBRON              42.47N 88.49W
11/17/2013                   MCHENRY            IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

1008 AM     TSTM WND GST     HARVARD                 42.42N 88.62W
11/17/2013  M54.00 MPH       MCHENRY            IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

1022 AM     HAIL             ELGIN                   42.04N 88.29W
11/17/2013  E0.75 INCH       KANE               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

1030 AM     HAIL             ROSCOE                  42.42N 89.01W
11/17/2013  E1.00 INCH       WINNEBAGO          IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

1037 AM     TSTM WND GST     SSE CAROL STREAM        41.92N 88.13W
11/17/2013  E65.00 MPH       DUPAGE             IL   PUBLIC

1037 AM     FUNNEL CLOUD     HEBRON                  42.47N 88.43W
11/17/2013                   MCHENRY            IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            AT ALDEN RD JUST NORTH OF THAYER RD.

1041 AM     HAIL             W LA SALLE              41.34N 89.09W
11/17/2013  M1.00 INCH       LA SALLE           IL   COCORAHS

1043 AM     HAIL             LEE                     41.79N 88.94W
11/17/2013  E0.25 INCH       DE KALB            IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            PEA SIZE HAIL AND HEAVY RAIN.

1044 AM     HEAVY RAIN       E HARVARD               42.42N 88.62W
11/17/2013  M1.19 INCH       MCHENRY            IL   COCORAHS

            1.19 INCHES IN 60 MINUTES.

1046 AM     HAIL             OTTAWA                  41.35N 88.84W
11/17/2013  E0.25 INCH       LA SALLE           IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            PEA SIZE HAIL AND HEAVY RAIN WITH WIND GUST TO 50 MPH AT
            N 31ST AND E13TH ROAD.

1047 AM     HAIL             LA SALLE                41.34N 89.09W
11/17/2013  E0.75 INCH       LA SALLE           IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            ALONG WITH THE HAIL IS HEAVY RAIN AND VERY STRONG WINDS
            BLOWING SMALL ITEMS AROUND.

1055 AM     TSTM WND GST     PERU                    41.34N 89.13W
11/17/2013  M58.00 MPH       LA SALLE           IL   AWOS

1103 AM     HAIL             N OGLESBY               41.29N 89.06W
11/17/2013  E0.50 INCH       LA SALLE           IL   COCORAHS

1109 AM     HAIL             STILLMAN VALLEY         42.10N 89.18W
11/17/2013  E1.25 INCH       OGLE               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            HAIL IS RAPIDLY ACCUMULATING.

1111 AM     HAIL             OGLESBY                 41.29N 89.06W
11/17/2013  E1.00 INCH       LA SALLE           IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

1116 AM     HAIL             ROCKFORD                42.27N 89.06W
11/17/2013  E0.25 INCH       WINNEBAGO          IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            ALSO TORRENTIAL RAINFALL AT NEWBURG AND ALPINE.

1120 AM     TSTM WND GST     YORKVILLE               41.64N 88.45W
11/17/2013  M70.00 MPH       KENDALL            IL   PUBLIC

            AT GALENA RD AND IL-47 ALSO HAD WIND DAMAGE ALONG WITH
            DIME SIZE HAIL..

1120 AM     HAIL             5 S ROCKFORD AIRPORT    42.13N 89.10W
11/17/2013  E1.75 INCH       OGLE               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            HAIL RANGED FROM QUARTER 1.00 INCH TO GOLFBALL SIZE 1.75
            WITH DAMAGE.

1125 AM     HAIL             1 WNW BATAVIA           41.86N 88.32W
11/17/2013  M0.50 INCH       KANE               IL   COCORAHS

1128 AM     TSTM WND GST     AURORA                  41.77N 88.29W
11/17/2013  E60.00 MPH       KANE               IL   PUBLIC

            AT ORCHARD AND GALENA. SOCIAL MEDIA.

1129 AM     TSTM WND GST     DUPAGE AIRPORT          41.92N 88.25W
11/17/2013  M62.00 MPH       DUPAGE             IL   ASOS

1136 AM     TORNADO          DANA                    40.96N 88.95W
11/17/2013                   LA SALLE           IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            TORNADO ON THE GROUND NORTH OF THE WOODFORD - LASALLE
            COUNTY LINE. POWER FLASHES OCCURRING.

1137 AM     TSTM WND GST     1 N CAROL STREAM        41.93N 88.13W
11/17/2013  E65.00 MPH       DUPAGE             IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

1138 AM     HAIL             ROCKFORD                42.27N 89.06W
11/17/2013  E1.00 INCH       WINNEBAGO          IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            NEAR US-20 AND I-90. WIND GUST TO 40 MPH.

1139 AM     TSTM WND GST     ROSELLE                 41.98N 88.08W
11/17/2013  E70.00 MPH       DUPAGE             IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

1140 AM     MARINE TSTM WIND 4 NE NORTH CHICAGO      42.35N 87.80W
11/17/2013  M67.00 MPH       LMZ740             IL   C-MAN STATION

1145 AM     TSTM WND DMG     HANOVER PARK            41.98N 88.14W
11/17/2013                   DUPAGE             IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            AT COUNTY FARM AND ARMY TRAIL - SMALL LIMBS DOWNS.
            ESTIMATED GUSTS TO 55 MPH. ALSO HAD PAE SIZE HAIL.

1146 AM     TSTM WND GST     LISLE                   41.79N 88.09W
11/17/2013  M58.00 MPH       DUPAGE             IL   PUBLIC

            LEASK LANE NEAR MORTON ARBORETUM. HAD SOME DAMAGE.

1156 AM     TSTM WND GST     2 WSW NORTHBROOK        42.12N 87.87W
11/17/2013  E70.00 MPH       COOK               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            TREE TOPS WERE ALMOST HORZONTAL.

1156 AM     TSTM WND GST     NORTHBROOK              42.13N 87.83W
11/17/2013  E70.00 MPH       COOK               IL   PUBLIC

            AT TECHNER AND LANDWHER.

1214 PM     TSTM WND DMG     FRANKFORT               41.50N 87.84W
11/17/2013                   WILL               IL   AMATEUR RADIO

            NEAR US-30 AND HARLEM - NUMEROUS HOUSES HAVE ROOF DAMAGE
            - SHINGLES MISSING. WOODLAWN DRIVE IS FLOODED

1215 PM     HEAVY RAIN       ROCKFORD                42.27N 89.06W
11/17/2013  M2.50 INCH       WINNEBAGO          IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            2 MILES NORTH OF ROCKFORD AIRPORT.

1217 PM     FUNNEL CLOUD     GARDNER                 41.19N 88.31W
11/17/2013                   GRUNDY             IL   PUBLIC

            AT I-55 AND GARDNER RD. SOCIAL MEDIA.

1217 PM     TSTM WND GST     ROMEOVILLE              41.65N 88.09W
11/17/2013  M50.00 MPH       WILL               IL   OFFICIAL NWS OBS

1220 PM     TORNADO          BRACEVILLE              41.22N 88.27W
11/17/2013                   GRUNDY             IL   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            IL-113 AT WILL/GRUNDY COUNTY LINE.

1220 PM     TSTM WND DMG     RANSOM                  41.16N 88.66W
11/17/2013                   LA SALLE           IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            TOPS OF TREES BLOWN DOWN. SHEET METAL DAMAGED AT
            CONSTRUCTION SITE.

1225 PM     TORNADO          WILMINGTON              41.30N 88.16W
11/17/2013                   WILL               IL   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            AT IL-53 AND WILMINGTON AND PEOTONE ROAD.

1225 PM     HAIL             3 N CARBON HILL         41.34N 88.30W
11/17/2013  E1.00 INCH       GRUNDY             IL   COCORAHS

            SHREDDED LEAVES.

1226 PM     TSTM WND DMG     DIAMOND                 41.29N 88.26W
11/17/2013                   GRUNDY             IL   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            HOUSES DAMAGED ON LAURA LANE.

1228 PM     TSTM WND DMG     COAL CITY               41.29N 88.28W
11/17/2013                   GRUNDY             IL   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            HOUSE DESTROYED AT SPRING AND BERTA.

1231 PM     TSTM WND GST     4 W GIBSON CITY         40.47N 88.45W
11/17/2013  E67.00 MPH       FORD               IL   PUBLIC

            NEAR IL-9 AND COUNTY LINE RD. SOCIAL MEDIA.

1232 PM     TSTM WND DMG     AMBOY                   41.72N 89.33W
11/17/2013                   LEE                IL   AMATEUR RADIO

            SIDING DAMAGE AND TREE 1 INCH DIAMETER DOWN

1232 PM     TSTM WND GST     AMBOY                   41.72N 89.33W
11/17/2013  E73.00 MPH       LEE                IL   AMATEUR RADIO

1232 PM     TSTM WND DMG     REDDICK                 41.10N 88.25W
11/17/2013                   KANKAKEE           IL   PUBLIC

            LARGE TREE FELL ON IL-17.

1235 PM     HAIL             EVANSTON                42.05N 87.69W
11/17/2013  E1.00 INCH       COOK               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

1235 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 S BUCKINGHAM          41.03N 88.18W
11/17/2013                   KANKAKEE           IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SEVERAL SOUTH FACING WINDOWS BLOWN IN OF RESIDENCE. ALSO
            ROOF BLOWN OFF SHED. TWO POWER LINES ALSO DOWN ON 5000
            SOUTH ROAD BETWEEN 16000 AND 15000 WEST ROAD WHICH IS
            CLOSED.

1235 PM     TSTM WND DMG     OAK LAWN                41.72N 87.75W
11/17/2013                   COOK               IL   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            ROOF TAKEN OFF OF A CLOSED GAS STATION AT 99TH AND
            CICERO. TREES LIMBS AND POWER LINES DOWN ACROSS TOWN.

1235 PM     FUNNEL CLOUD     NEW LENOX               41.52N 87.98W
11/17/2013                   WILL               IL   AMATEUR RADIO

            NEAR US-355 AND IL-6.

1237 PM     TSTM WND GST     ROCHELLE                41.92N 89.06W
11/17/2013  M67.00 MPH       OGLE               IL   AWOS

1239 PM     TORNADO          2 S MANHATTAN           41.40N 87.99W
11/17/2013                   WILL               IL   STORM CHASER

            SOUTH OF MANHATTAN

1242 PM     TSTM WND GST     OAK LAWN                41.72N 87.75W
11/17/2013  E75.00 MPH       COOK               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

1245 PM     TSTM WND DMG     GRANT PARK              41.24N 87.64W
11/17/2013                   KANKAKEE           IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            BARN DOORS BLOWN IN. A FEW POWER POLES BLOWN DOWN. TIME
            IS ESTIMATED.

1245 PM     TSTM WND GST     ORLAND PARK             41.61N 87.85W
11/17/2013  E60.00 MPH       COOK               IL   AMATEUR RADIO

            ALONG HARLEM AVENUE

1245 PM     TSTM WND DMG     DE KALB                 41.93N 88.75W
11/17/2013                   DE KALB            IL   PUBLIC

            LARGE TREE DOWN ON POWER LINES IN NORTHWEST SECTION OF
            TOWN.

1245 PM     HAIL             NEW LENOX               41.52N 87.98W
11/17/2013  E1.75 INCH       WILL               IL   AMATEUR RADIO

            AT US-30 AND GOUGER RD.

1245 PM     HAIL             3 SW MIDWAY AIRPORT     41.75N 87.79W
11/17/2013  M1.00 INCH       COOK               IL   COCORAHS

            ALSO HAD WIND GUST TO 52 MPH.

1249 PM     HEAVY RAIN       2 SW YORKVILLE          41.62N 88.47W
11/17/2013  M0.66 INCH       KENDALL            IL   CO-OP OBSERVER

            RAINFALL SINCE 7 AM.

1249 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 NW WILMINGTON         41.32N 88.19W
11/17/2013                   WILL               IL   AMATEUR RADIO

            ON I-55 NEAR MURPHY RD - NORTHBOUND LANE AT MILE MARKER
            237 IS BLOCKED WITH FALLEN TREE. NEAR MILE MARKER 239
            POWER LINES, LIGHT POLES AND TREES ARE DOWN.

1250 PM     TSTM WND GST     2 NW DE KALB            41.95N 88.78W
11/17/2013  E50.00 MPH       DE KALB            IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

1250 PM     TSTM WND GST     DE KALB                 41.93N 88.75W
11/17/2013  M54.00 MPH       DE KALB            IL   CO-OP OBSERVER

            AT NIU.

1250 PM     TSTM WND DMG     DE KALB                 41.93N 88.75W
11/17/2013                   DE KALB            IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            POWER LINES DOWN NEAR IL-23 AND GURLER RD.

1255 PM     MARINE TSTM WIND 4 NE CHICAGO            41.92N 87.57W
11/17/2013  M75.00 MPH       LMZ741             IL   C-MAN STATION

1255 PM     TSTM WND GST     4 NNE CHATHAM           41.79N 87.60W
11/17/2013  M69.00 MPH       COOK               IL   AWOS

            DELAYED REPORT FROM UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO HOSPITALS
            HELIPORT.

1258 PM     TSTM WND DMG     GENOA                   42.10N 88.69W
11/17/2013                   DE KALB            IL   PUBLIC

            HOUSE SIDING DAMAGED.100 YEAR OAK TREE CRACKED AT BASE.
            TREE LANDED ON NEIGHBORS GARAGE. GOLF COURSE HAD MANY
            TREES UPROOTED.

1258 PM     FLOOD            1 N EVANSTON            42.06N 87.69W
11/17/2013                   COOK               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            500 BLOCK OF SHERIDAN RD IN EVANSTON IS FLOODED WITH 6 TO
            8 INCHES OF WATER.

0100 PM     TORNADO          3 SW FRANKFORT          41.47N 87.88W
11/17/2013                   WILL               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            PRELIMINARY LOCATIONS - FIRST - 1/4 MILE SOUTH OF
            MONEE/MANHATTAN RD WEST OF US-45.SECOND -SOUTH OF
            DELANEY/STEGAR RD, WEST OF US-45. HOUSES AND BARNS
            DAMAGED.

0100 PM     TSTM WND DMG     KANKAKEE                41.12N 87.86W
11/17/2013                   KANKAKEE           IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            TREE ON HOUSE ON EAGLE STREET. TIME ESTIMATED.

0100 PM     TSTM WND DMG     ELBURN                  41.89N 88.47W
11/17/2013                   KANE               IL   EMERGENCY MNGR

            3 TO 8 INCH LIMBS BLOWN DOWN NEAR IL-47 AND KESLINGER RD.


0100 PM     TORNADO          FRANKFORT               41.50N 87.84W
11/17/2013                   WILL               IL   EMERGENCY MNGR

            ROOF DAMAGE TO HOUSE ON MATHEWS DRIVE. PART OF IT LANDED
            IN NEIGHBORS POOL. SCREENED-IN PORCH ALSO ROOM DESTROYED.


0100 PM     TSTM WND DMG     BUCKINGHAM              41.05N 88.18W
11/17/2013                   KANKAKEE           IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            TIME APPROXIMATE. IL-115 IS CLOSED BETWEEN 1700 AND 1600
            WEST DUE TO POWER LINE POLES SNAPPED OFF.

0105 PM     TSTM WND GST     2 NE WOODSTOCK          42.33N 88.41W
11/17/2013  E65.00 MPH       MCHENRY            IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

0109 PM     TSTM WND GST     CRYSTAL LAKE            42.23N 88.33W
11/17/2013  E70.00 MPH       MCHENRY            IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            AT US-14 AT MCHENRY COLLEGE.

0111 PM     TSTM WND GST     DUPAGE AIRPORT          41.92N 88.25W
11/17/2013  M59.00 MPH       DUPAGE             IL   ASOS

0112 PM     TSTM WND DMG     BONFIELD                41.15N 88.06W
11/17/2013                   KANKAKEE           IL   PUBLIC

            HOME DAMAGED - LARGE SECTION OF ROOF GONE. POWER POLE
            DOWN.

0113 PM     TSTM WND GST     CROWN POINT             41.42N 87.36W
11/17/2013  E80.00 MPH       LAKE               IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

0115 PM     HEAVY RAIN       MONEE                   41.42N 87.75W
11/17/2013  M1.00 INCH       WILL               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            RAIN FELL IN 20 MINUTES. AT WILLIAMS AND CHESTNUT.

0115 PM     TSTM WND DMG     ROCHELLE                41.92N 89.06W
11/17/2013                   OGLE               IL   PUBLIC

            2 OVER-TURNED SEMIS AT I-39 AND I-88.

0117 PM     TSTM WND DMG     SCHAUMBURG              42.03N 88.08W
11/17/2013                   COOK               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            VARIOUS SIZED BRANCHES DOWN. LARGEST AT 1.5 FEET IN
            DIAMETER. PEAK GUST MEASURED AT 61 MPH.

0120 PM     HEAVY RAIN       3 SW MIDWAY AIRPORT     41.75N 87.79W
11/17/2013  M0.65 INCH       COOK               IL   CO-OP OBSERVER

            RAINFALL IN 20 MINUTES.

0120 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 S STOCKLAND           40.57N 87.59W
11/17/2013                   IROQUOIS           IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SPORADIC DAMAGE PATH FROM 3 MILES W OF HOOPESTON IN
            VERMILION COUNTY TO 3 MILES S OF STOCKLAND. OLD FRAME
            BARNS SEVERLY DAMAGED, MACHINE SHEDS HAD ROOFS TORN OFF,
            VARIOUS SHINGLE DAMAGE, POWERLINES DOWN, IRRIGATION
            MACHINE DESTROYED.

0120 PM     TSTM WND GST     W JOLIET                41.53N 88.12W
11/17/2013  E60.00 MPH       WILL               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            AT CATON FARM RD AND COUNTY LINE RD.

0122 PM     TSTM WND DMG     CROWN POINT             41.42N 87.36W
11/17/2013                   LAKE               IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            POWER LINES SNAPPED.

0122 PM     TSTM WND DMG     SOUTH HAVEN             41.54N 87.13W
11/17/2013                   PORTER             IN   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            TREE AND POWER LINE DOWN ON A HOUSE REPORTED VIA SCANNER.


0125 PM     TSTM WND DMG     VALPARAISO              41.48N 87.05W
11/17/2013                   PORTER             IN   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            MAINLY EAST SIDE OF TOWN - NUMEROUS POWER POLES SNAPPED
            WITH TREES DOWN THROUGHOUT TOWN. COUNTY ROAD 600N CLOSED
            BETWEEN 300E AND 400E DUE TO SEVERAL HIGH TENSION POLES
            AND POWER LINES ACROSS THE RAOD.

0130 PM     TSTM WND DMG     ANTIOCH                 42.47N 88.08W
11/17/2013                   LAKE               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SHINGLES OFF ROOF. TRESS DOWN.

0130 PM     TSTM WND GST     BOLINGBROOK             41.70N 88.08W
11/17/2013  E60.00 MPH       WILL               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

0130 PM     MARINE TSTM WIND 3 NNW BURNS HARBOR      41.66N 87.15W
11/17/2013  M61.00 MPH       LMZ745             IN   C-MAN STATION

0134 PM     TSTM WND DMG     CHESTERTON              41.60N 87.06W
11/17/2013                   PORTER             IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            WINDS MEASURED AT 80 MPH - LARGE LIMBS AND POWER LINES
            DOWN.

0136 PM     HAIL             EVANSTON                42.05N 87.69W
11/17/2013  E1.00 INCH       COOK               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            AT SHERIDAN RD AND SOUTH BLVD.

0136 PM     TSTM WND DMG     RENSSELAER              40.94N 87.15W
11/17/2013                   JASPER             IN   EMERGENCY MNGR

            SEVERAL GRAIN BINS KNOCKED DOWN. POWERLINES ON EAST SIDE
            OF TOWN ARE DOWN AS WELL AS TREES ALONG WITH ROOF DAMAGE
            TO BUSINESSES AND SHEDS.

0140 PM     FLOOD            ELGIN                   42.04N 88.29W
11/17/2013                   KANE               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SEVERAL STREETS FLOODED WITH 1 TO 2 FEET OF WATER.
            RAINFALL FROM EVENT WAS 0.95 INCHES.

0140 PM     TORNADO          GOODLAND                40.76N 87.29W
11/17/2013                   NEWTON             IN   EMERGENCY MNGR

            NO INJURIES. DAMAGE TO GRAIN BINS, MINOR STRUCTURAL
            DAMAGE TO HOMES, UTILITY POLES AND TREES DOWN. TOUCH DOWN
            NEAR US-24 AND NEWTON ST.

0140 PM     TSTM WND DMG     KOUTS                   41.32N 87.03W
11/17/2013                   PORTER             IN   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            ON INDIANA AVENUE - A QUARTER OF THE ROOF ON AN APARTMENT
            BUILDING TORN OFF.

0141 PM     TSTM WND DMG     PLANO                   41.66N 88.53W
11/17/2013                   KENDALL            IL   PUBLIC

            CROPS FLATTENED IN MULTIPLE FIELDS.

0145 PM     MARINE TSTM WIND 3 NE TOWN OF PINES      41.72N 86.92W
11/17/2013  M83.00 MPH       LMZ745             IN   C-MAN STATION

0215 PM     NON-TSTM WND GST KANKAKEE                41.12N 87.86W
11/17/2013  M59.00 MPH       KANKAKEE           IL   AWOS

0215 PM     HEAVY RAIN       INVERNESS               42.12N 88.10W
11/17/2013  M0.99 INCH       COOK               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            STORM TOTAL.

0230 PM     HEAVY RAIN       ENE RIVERWOODS          42.17N 87.90W
11/17/2013  M0.84 INCH       LAKE               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            STORM TOTAL.

0345 PM     NON-TSTM WND GST GARY                    41.60N 87.34W
11/17/2013  M63.00 MPH       LAKE               IN   AWOS

0351 PM     NON-TSTM WND GST MIDWAY AIRPORT          41.78N 87.75W
11/17/2013  M59.00 MPH       COOK               IL   ASOS

0352 PM     NON-TSTM WND GST OHARE AIRPORT           41.98N 87.90W
11/17/2013  M58.00 MPH       COOK               IL   ASOS

0430 PM     NON-TSTM WND GST MORTON GROVE            42.04N 87.79W
11/17/2013  E60.00 MPH       COOK               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SUSTAINED WINDS OVER 30 MPH GUSTING TO 50 TO 60 MPH
            BETWEEN 345 PM AND 430 PM. STRONGEST WINDS OCCURRED
            DURING WRAP-AROUND SHOWERS BEHIND THE COLD FRONT.


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