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City of Salem IL. Department of Emergency Management
Monday May 14th, 2018 :: 07:10 p.m. CDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 08:00PM

The National Weather Service in St Louis has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Marion County in south central Illinois... Fayette County in south central Illinois...

* Until 800 PM CDT.

* At 707 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Nokomis to near Beckemeyer, moving east at 40 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include... Centralia, Salem, Vandalia, St. Elmo, Sandoval, Wamac, Central City, Odin, Ramsey, Kinmundy, Brownstown, Patoka, Farina, Omega, Stephen Forbes Station, Shobonier, Fairman, Wrights Corner, Helm and Avena. This includes the following highways... Interstate 70 in Illinois between exits 61 and 76. Interstate 57 in Illinois between exits 109 and 135. This also includes Ramsey Lake State Park. HAIL...<.75IN WIND...60MPH

* AFFECTED AREAS: FAYETTE ... MARION

Instructions:

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.

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Address/Location
City of Salem IL. Department of Emergency Management
201 S Rotan St
Salem, IL 62881

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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