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McLean County, IL Emergency Management Agency
Monday September 19th, 2022 :: 12:39 a.m. CDT


Tornado warning - Leroy - Empire - Bellflower until 1:00

Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
1234 AM CDT Mon Sep 19 2022

The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
North central Piatt County in central Illinois...
Northeastern De Witt County in central Illinois...
Southeastern McLean County in central Illinois...

* Until 100 AM CDT.

* At 1234 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a
tornado was located over Le Roy, or 16 miles southeast of
Bloomington, moving southeast at 30 mph.

HAZARD...Tornado and quarter size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation.

IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree
damage is likely.

* This dangerous storm will be near...
Farmer City around 1250 AM CDT.

This includes Interstate 74 between mile markers 149 and 164.



TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter
and protect yourself from flying debris.

McLean County, IL Emergency Management Agency
104 W Front St
Bloomington, IL 61701

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 309-888-5020

Alert Details

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

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