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Shelby County Emergency Management Agency
Wednesday June 5th, 2019 :: 04:50 p.m. CDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 05:15PM

The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Southern Christian County in central Illinois... West central Shelby County in central Illinois...

* Until 515 PM CDT.

* At 427 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Taylorville, moving southeast at 30 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... Taylorville, Pana, Assumption, Morrisonville, Tower Hill, Rosamond, Owaneco, Palmer and Vanderville.

* AFFECTED AREAS: SHELBY, IL ... CHRISTIAN, IL

Instructions:

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

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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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