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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
955 PM CDT Thu Mar 14 2019

ILZ044>046-052>057-061>063-066>068-071>073-150400-
/O.EXP.KILX.HW.W.0002.000000T0000Z-190315T0300Z/
Piatt-Champaign-Vermilion-Christian-Macon-Moultrie-Douglas-Coles-
Edgar-Shelby-Cumberland-Clark-Effingham-Jasper-Crawford-Clay-
Richland-Lawrence-
Including the cities of Monticello, Champaign, Urbana, Danville,
Taylorville, Decatur, Sullivan, Tuscola, Charleston, Mattoon,
Paris, Shelbyville, Greenup, Marshall, Effingham, Newton,
Robinson, Flora, Olney, and Lawrenceville
955 PM CDT Thu Mar 14 2019

...HIGH WIND WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

The winds have diminished below High Wind Warning criteria.
Therefore, the Warning will expire on time at 10 pm.

$$

ILZ027>031-036>038-040>043-047>051-150400-
/O.EXP.KILX.WI.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-190315T0300Z/
Knox-Stark-Peoria-Marshall-Woodford-Fulton-Tazewell-McLean-
Schuyler-Mason-Logan-De Witt-Cass-Menard-Scott-Morgan-Sangamon-
Including the cities of Galesburg, Toulon, Peoria, Lacon, Eureka,
Canton, Pekin, Bloomington, Normal, Rushville, Havana, Lincoln,
Clinton, Beardstown, Petersburg, Winchester, Jacksonville,
and Springfield
955 PM CDT Thu Mar 14 2019

...WIND ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

The winds have diminished below Wind Advisory criteria.
Therefore, the Advisory will expire on time at 10 pm.

$$

Shimon


Cooling centers are available in many cities and villages. Some are open during business hours, while others may run longer. Check with your local municipality to see where cooling centers are available. The state of Illinois also has facilities available around the state. You can look up these sites at this link: https://www.illinois.gov/KeepCool/SitePages/CoolingCenters.aspx

 

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  • Recognize the symptoms of heat exhaustion while exercising.