SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING: Especially Schaumburg, Rolling Meadows, Itasca, Wood Dale

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
721 PM CDT TUE MAY 15 2012

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
NORTHWESTERN COOK COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS…
NORTHERN DUPAGE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS…
NORTHERN KANE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS…
SOUTHEASTERN MCHENRY COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS…

* UNTIL 800 PM CDT

* AT 718 PM CDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS
OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR GILBERTS…OR 5 MILES WEST
OF SLEEPY HOLLOW…AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 35 MPH.


* THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR…
ELGIN…EAST DUNDEE AND CARPENTERSVILLE AROUND 730 PM CDT.
WAYNE AROUND 735 PM CDT.
STREAMWOOD…HOFFMAN ESTATES AND BARTLETT AROUND 740 PM CDT.
HANOVER PARK AND SCHAUMBURG AROUND 745 PM CDT.
MEDINAH…ROSELLE…CAROL STREAM AND ROLLING MEADOWS AROUND 750 PM
CDT.
ITASCA AND WOOD DALE AROUND 755 PM CDT.

THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS MAY ALSO BE IMPACTED…
COLLEGE OF DUPAGE…DUPAGE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS…ELGIN COMMUNITY
COLLEGE…HARPER COLLEGE…SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS BASEBALL AND WHEATON
COLLEGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WIND IN EXCESS OF 60 MILES PER
HOUR. FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST
FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS.