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Shelby County Emergency Management Agency
Friday June 17th, 2022 :: 05:43 a.m. CDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 06:30AM

The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Southeastern Christian County in central Illinois... Southwestern Moultrie County in central Illinois... Shelby County in central Illinois... Western Effingham County in south central Illinois...

* Until 630 AM CDT.

* At 542 AM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from Moweaqua to near Brownstown, moving east at 25 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include... Altamont, Bethany and Findlay. This includes Interstate 70 between mile markers 79 and 84.

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

Instructions:

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. To report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. They will send your report to the National Weather Service office in Lincoln.

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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