598  
WWUS83 KILX 211225  
SPSILX  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL  
725 AM CDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
ILZ027-036-211300-  
KNOX-FULTON-  
725 AM CDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTH CENTRAL FULTON AND SOUTHERN  
KNOX COUNTIES UNTIL 800 AM CDT...  
 
AT 725 AM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER  
ABINGDON, OR 10 MILES SOUTH OF GALESBURG, MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.  
 
NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH  
THIS STORM.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
ABINGDON, KNOXVILLE, LONDON MILLS, MAQUON, GILSON, ST. AUGUSTINE,  
DELONG AND MIDDLE GROVE.  
 
THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 59 AND 64.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM, AND MAY LEAD  
TO 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 4090 9005 4062 9009 4071 9044 4085 9045  
4090 9044  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1225Z 279DEG 17KT 4080 9039  
 

 
 
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