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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
402 PM CDT SUN MAY 3 2015

ILZ003-004-008-010-011-032200-
BOONE IL-OGLE IL-WINNEBAGO IL-LEE IL-DE KALB IL-
402 PM CDT SUN MAY 3 2015

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR WESTERN DE KALB...SOUTHERN BOONE...
OGLE...SOUTHERN WINNEBAGO AND LEE COUNTIES UNTIL 500 PM CDT...

AT 401 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR PECATONICA TO NEAR
FRANKLIN GROVE TO NEAR WALTON...AND MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ROCKFORD...            BELVIDERE...           DIXON...
ROCHELLE...            OREGON...              MOUNT MORRIS...
SHABBONA...            ROCKFORD AIRPORT...    DE KALB...
WALTON...              DEKALB...              BYRON...
CHERRY VALLEY...       AMBOY...               POLO...
KIRKLAND...            WATERMAN...            FORRESTON...
HILLCREST...           MALTA...

INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...
 I-39 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 83 AND 123.
 I-88 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 47 AND 94.
 I-90 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 50 AND 62.

THIS INCLUDES...
NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY...CASTLE ROCK STATE PARK...LEE COUNTY
FAIRGROUNDS...LOWDEN STATE PARK...OGLE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS...SAUK
VALLEY COLLEGE...AND WHITE PINES STATE PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.

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

&&

LAT...LON 4220 8969 4220 8940 4225 8940 4226 8875
      4169 8870 4170 8944 4179 8963 4193 8963
      4193 8969
TIME...MOT...LOC 2101Z 271DEG 30KT 4225 8933 4187 8930 4175 8941

$$

RODRIGUEZ



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