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Vermilion County Emergency Management Agency
Sunday August 18th, 2019 :: 03:50 p.m. CDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 04:45PM

The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Southern Vermilion County in east central Illinois... Southeastern Champaign County in east central Illinois...

* Until 445 PM CDT.

* At 347 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near St. Joseph to near Broadlands, moving east at 30 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include... Danville, St. Joseph, Georgetown, Westville, Tilton, Catlin, Oakwood, Homer, Ridge Farm, Ogden, Fairmount, Sidell, Fithian, Belgium, Broadlands, Allerton, Muncie, Bismarck, Indianola and Jamaica. This includes Interstate 74 between mile markers 192 and 220.

* AFFECTED AREAS: VERMILION, IL ... CHAMPAIGN, IL

Instructions:

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

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

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

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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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