767  
WWUS73 KLOT 202044  
NPWLOT  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL  
344 PM CDT SAT OCT 20 2018  
 
ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-  
202300-  
/O.CON.KLOT.WI.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-181020T2300Z/  
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE IL-OGLE-LEE-DEKALB-KANE-DUPAGE-COOK-  
LA SALLE-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL-KANKAKEE-LIVINGSTON-IROQUOIS-FORD-  
LAKE IN-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-BENTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ROCKFORD, BELVIDERE, WOODSTOCK, WAUKEGAN,  
OREGON, DIXON, DEKALB, AURORA, ELGIN, WHEATON, CHICAGO, OTTAWA,  
OSWEGO, MORRIS, JOLIET, KANKAKEE, PONTIAC, WATSEKA, PAXTON, GARY,  
VALPARAISO, MOROCCO, RENSSELAER, AND FOWLER  
344 PM CDT SAT OCT 20 2018 /444 PM EDT SAT OCT 20 2018/  
 
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT /7 PM EDT/ THIS  
EVENING...  
 
* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY EVENING.  
 
* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.  
CONVECTIVE SHOWERS MAY LEAD TO BRIEF AND ISOLATED STRONGER WINDS  
TO AROUND 60 MPH WHICH MAY LEAD TO POWER LINE AND TREE DAMAGE.  
 
* IMPACTS...DRIVING MAY BECOME DIFFICULT, ESPECIALLY IN HIGH  
PROFILE VEHICLES. IN ADDITION, UNSECURED OUTDOOR ITEMS WILL BE  
BLOWN AROUND.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH AND/OR WIND  
GUSTS OF 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING  
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA  
CAUTION.  
 

 
 

 
 
BMD  
 
CLICK HERE TO GO TO PREVIOUS BULLETINS.

The Nexlab IL Page
The Nexlab IN Page Main Text Page