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Shelby County Emergency Management Agency
Friday February 22nd, 2019 :: 03:40 p.m. CST

Advisory

Wind Advisory until 09:00PM Sunday

The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from midnight Saturday night to 9 PM CST Sunday.

* TIMING...Winds becoming increasingly strong Saturday night and peaking Sunday morning through Sunday afternoon

* WINDS...25 to 30 mph west winds with gusts to around 45 mph

* IMPACTS...Loose lightweight objects will be thrown around. Driving will be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles on north to south oriented roadways.

* AFFECTED AREAS: DOUGLAS ... MACON ... MOULTRIE ... CUMBERLAND ... COLES ... LAWRENCE ... SANGAMON ... CHRISTIAN ... CLARK ... RICHLAND ... CRAWFORD ... SHELBY ... SCOTT ... EFFINGHAM ... CLAY ... JASPER ... EDGAR ... MORGAN

Instructions:

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 30 mph or gusts of 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

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Address/Location
Shelby County Emergency Management Agency
315 East Main Street
Shelbyville, IL 62565

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 217-774-1499

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Alert Details

Severity:
Moderate - Possible threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Wind Advisory

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