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City of Salem IL. Department of Emergency Management
Thursday May 31st, 2018 :: 10:42 a.m. CDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 11:15AM

The National Weather Service in St Louis has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northeastern Clinton County in south central Illinois... Eastern Bond County in south central Illinois... Marion County in south central Illinois... Southern Fayette County in south central Illinois...

* Until 1115 AM CDT.

* At 1036 AM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Mulberry Grove to Central City, moving east at 35 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... Salem, Vandalia, Centralia, Sandoval, Central City, Odin, Kinmundy, Brownstown, Mulberry Grove, Patoka, Tamalco, Farina, Omega, Stephen Forbes Station, Shobonier, Woburn, Fairman, Boulder, Shattuc and Pleasant Mound. This includes the following highways... Interstate 70 in Illinois between exits 52 and 68. Interstate 57 in Illinois between exits 116 and 135. This also includes Carlyle Lake Recreational Area. HAIL...1.00IN WIND...60MPH

* AFFECTED AREAS: BOND ... CLINTON ... 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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