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Shelby County Emergency Management Agency
Friday June 17th, 2022 :: 05:22 a.m. CDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 05:45AM

The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Southwestern Jasper County in southeastern Illinois... Southeastern Shelby County in central Illinois... Southwestern Cumberland County in east central Illinois... Effingham County in south central Illinois...

* Until 545 AM CDT.

* At 521 AM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Shumway to near Dieterich, moving east at 25 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.

* Severe thunderstorms will be near... Dieterich around 530 AM CDT. Wheeler around 535 AM CDT. Teutopolis and Bogota around 540 AM CDT. Other locations in the path of these severe thunderstorms include Newton and Montrose. This includes the following highways... Interstate 57 between mile markers 144 and 173. Interstate 70 between mile markers 83 and 110.

* AFFECTED AREAS: CUMBERLAND, IL ... EFFINGHAM, IL ... JASPER, IL ... SHELBY, IL

Instructions:

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

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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