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Shelby County Emergency Management Agency
Tuesday May 15th, 2018 :: 03:42 p.m. CDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 04:15PM

The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... West central Moultrie County in central Illinois... North central Shelby County in central Illinois... Southeastern Macon County in central Illinois...

* Until 415 PM CDT

* At 333 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Macon, or 8 miles south of Decatur, moving southeast at 15 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.

* Locations impacted include... Mount Zion, Bethany, Macon, Dalton City and Hervey City. TORNADO...POSSIBLE HAIL...1.00IN WIND...60MPH

* AFFECTED AREAS: MACON ... MOULTRIE ... SHELBY

Instructions:

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. To report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. They will send your report to the National Weather Service office in Lincoln.

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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:
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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