Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
550 PM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

ILZ033-INZ010-019-052315-
IROQUOIS IL-BENTON IN-NEWTON IN-
550 PM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR EAST CENTRAL IROQUOIS...SOUTHERN
NEWTON AND NORTHWESTERN BENTON COUNTIES UNTIL 615 PM CDT/715 PM
EDT/...

AT 549 PM CDT /649 PM EDT/...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG
THUNDERSTORM OVER SHELDON...OR NEAR RAUB...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20
MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  KENTLAND AROUND 600 PM CDT.
  BROOK AROUND 615 PM CDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS STORM INCLUDE IROQUOIS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO
MINOR FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 4067 8749 4072 8771 4087 8755 4086 8727
TIME...MOT...LOC 2249Z 214DEG 17KT 4076 8755

$$

RC


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