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Vermilion County Emergency Management Agency
Thursday May 16th, 2019 :: 02:20 p.m. CDT


Severe Thunderstorm Warning Northeast Vermilion County till 3:15PM

The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Northeastern Vermilion County in east central Illinois...

* Until 315 PM CDT.

* At 215 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Freeland Park to 6 miles west of Buckley,
moving southeast 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...
Hoopeston, Rossville, Rankin, Bismarck, Henning, Alvin and
Vermilion County Airport.


If you live in the warning area, take cover immediately indoors.

Vermilion County Emergency Management Agency
201 N Vermilion St
Danville, IL 61832

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 217-443-6010

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Alert Details

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

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