Special Weather Statement

Published 08/30 2016 03:50AM

Updated 08/30 2016 03:50AM

Issued at: 08/30/2016 3:47:00 AM CDT
Expires on: 08/30/2016 4:45:00 AM CDT
Counties affected: Bureau ILC011-155-300945- BUREAU-PUTNAM- 347 AM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016 ...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH GUSTY WINDS AND TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL AFFECT BUREAU AND PUTNAM COUNTIES UNTIL 445 AM CDT... AT 342 AM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED FROM WALNUT TO PROVIDENCE...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH. THESE STORMS WERE PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAINFALL AND CAPABLE OF WIND GUSTS OVER 40 MPH. RAINFALL 1 TO 2 INCHES IN LESS THAN HOUR IS LIKELY WITH THESE STORMS. LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... PRINCETON...HENNEPIN...SPRING VALLEY...HENRY...DEPUE...GRANVILLE... WALNUT...LADD...WYANET...SHEFFIELD...TISKILWA...LA MOILLE... DALZELL...BUDA...BUREAU JUNCTION...MCNABB...PUTNAM...MARK... OHIO AND CHERRY. THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 80 IN ILLINOIS BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 38 AND 72. TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY CAUSE LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS. FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE. LAT...LON 4110 8936 4112 8934 4115 8933 4115 8958 4116 8964 4123 8964 4124 8983 4158 8983 4159 8917 4111 8916 TIME...MOT...LOC 0842Z 289DEG 23KT 4135 8959 $$

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