SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING for Cook County, DuPage County, Kane County, SE McHenry County, Southern Lake County

Frequent cloud-to-ground lightning approaching at 9:30 p.m.

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
846 PM CDT WED JUL 18 2012

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
COOK COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS…
DUPAGE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS…
KANE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS…
SOUTHERN LAKE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS…
SOUTHEASTERN MCHENRY COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS…

* UNTIL 1000 PM CDT

* AT 844 PM CDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN
EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING
FROM WOODSTOCK TO HUNTLEY TO 5 MILES SOUTHEAST OF HAMPSHIRE TO
MAPLE PARK…AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR…
WEST DUNDEE…SLEEPY HOLLOW…LAKE IN THE HILLS AND ELGIN AROUND
855 PM CDT.
OAKWOOD HILLS…WAYNE AND ST. CHARLES AROUND 900 PM CDT.
TOWER LAKES…STREAMWOOD…HOFFMAN ESTATES AND GENEVA AROUND 905 PM
CDT.
WEST CHICAGO…SCHAUMBURG…NORTH AURORA AND INVERNESS AROUND 910
PM CDT.

THIS WARNING INCLUDES THE CITY OF CHICAGO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF
YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS.



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