603  
WUUS53 KLOT 072312  
SVRLOT  
ILC053-075-080000-  
/O.NEW.KLOT.SV.W.0074.181007T2312Z-181008T0000Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL  
612 PM CDT SUN OCT 7 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
SOUTH CENTRAL FORD COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...  
SOUTHWESTERN IROQUOIS COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...  
 
* UNTIL 700 PM CDT  
 
* AT 611 PM CDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES SOUTHEAST  
OF GIBSON CITY, MOVING EAST 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.  
 
* THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR,  
PAXTON AROUND 645 PM CDT.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE LODA AND  
ELLIOTT.  
 
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATE...  
I-57 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 258 AND 269.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
REMAIN ALERT FOR A POSSIBLE TORNADO! TORNADOES CAN DEVELOP QUICKLY  
FROM SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. IF YOU SPOT A TORNADO GO AT ONCE INTO THE  
BASEMENT OR SMALL CENTRAL ROOM IN A STURDY STRUCTURE.  
 
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 4045 8834 4058 8804 4040 8803 4040 8833  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2311Z 254DEG 16KT 4041 8825  
 
TORNADO...POSSIBLE  
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
RATZER  
 
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