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Lockport Police Department
Thursday July 5th, 2018 :: 01:52 p.m. CDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 02:30PM

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northwestern Will County in northeastern Illinois... Southeastern DuPage County in northeastern Illinois... South central Cook County in northeastern Illinois...

* Until 230 PM CDT

* At 148 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Woodridge to Shorewood, moving east at 20 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include... Joliet, Bolingbrook, Orland Park, Tinley Park, Oak Lawn, Downers Grove, Romeoville, Plainfield, Lockport, New Lenox, Homer Glen, Alsip, Mokena, Frankfort, Lemont, Channahon, Worth, Burr Ridge, Willow Springs and Ingalls Park. Including the following interstates... I-55 between mile markers 250 and 274. I-80 between mile markers 126 and 146. I-355 between mile markers 1 and 16. This includes... Argonne National Laboratory, University of St. Francis, Chicagoland Speedway...Route 66 Raceway, Joliet Junior College, Joliet Slammers Baseball, Lewis University, and Moraine Valley Community College. HAIL...<.75IN WIND...60MPH OEMC zones...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING. 10.

* AFFECTED AREAS: COOK ... DUPAGE ... WILL

Instructions:

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

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Address/Location
Lockport Police Department
1212 South Farrell Road
Lockport, IL 60441

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 815-838-2132

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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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