Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Published 07/28 2016 05:15PM

Updated 07/28 2016 05:15PM

Issued at: 07/28/2016 5:13:00 PM CDT
Expires on: 07/28/2016 6:00:00 PM CDT
Counties affected: Lee ILC103-141-282300- /O.NEW.KLOT.SV.W.0089.160728T2213Z-160728T2300Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL 513 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... SOUTHWESTERN OGLE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS... NORTHWESTERN LEE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS... * UNTIL 600 PM CDT * AT 512 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER POLO...OR 8 MILES NORTHWEST OF DIXON...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 MPH. HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL. SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED. IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES. * LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... DIXON...POLO AND NELSON. INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATE... I-88 NEAR MILE MARKER 45...AND BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 51 AND 55. THIS INCLUDES... CASTLE ROCK STATE PARK...SAUK VALLEY COLLEGE...AND WHITE PINES STATE PARK. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A BUILDING. TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS. && LAT...LON 4202 8969 4208 8951 4188 8926 4176 8963 4193 8963 4193 8969 TIME...MOT...LOC 2212Z 322DEG 19KT 4196 8957 TORNADO...POSSIBLE HAIL...1.00IN WIND...60MPH $$

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