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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
927 AM CDT Wed Aug 15 2018

ILZ075>078-080>091-MOZ076-086-087-151600-
JEFFERSON-WAYNE IL-EDWARDS-WABASH-PERRY IL-FRANKLIN-HAMILTON-
WHITE-JACKSON-WILLIAMSON-SALINE-GALLATIN-UNION-JOHNSON-POPE-
HARDIN-PERRY MO-BOLLINGER-CAPE GIRARDEAU-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MOUNT VERNON, FAIRFIELD, ALBION,
MOUNT CARMEL, PINCKNEYVILLE, WEST FRANKFORT, MCLEANSBORO, CARMI,
CARBONDALE, MURPHYSBORO, HERRIN, HARRISBURG, SHAWNEETOWN,
JONESBORO, VIENNA, GOLCONDA, ELIZABETHTOWN, PERRYVILLE,
MARBLE HILL, CAPE GIRARDEAU, AND JACKSON
927 AM CDT Wed Aug 15 2018

...Special Weather Statement...

At 925 AM, an area of thunderstorms producing gusty winds 25 to
40 mph and heavy rain covered a portion of southeast Missouri,
mainly north of a Greenville to Cape Girardeau line. The showers
and storms continued to increase west of Interstate 57 in southern
Illinois. The storms will move out of southeast Missouri through
1100 AM.

The showers and storms will continue across southern Illinois and
produce very heavy downpours of rain, frequent lightning, gusty
winds and low visibility. Some minor water problems could develop
in low lying and other favored areas. Stay tuned for additional
statements.

$$

CN


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
524 AM CDT Wed Aug 15 2018

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Cass-Champaign-Christian-De Witt-Fulton-Knox-Logan-Macon-Marshall-
Mason-McLean-Menard-Morgan-Peoria-Piatt-Sangamon-Schuyler-Scott-
Stark-Tazewell-Vermilion-Woodford-
524 AM CDT Wed Aug 15 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central
Illinois, east central Illinois and west central Illinois.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

Scattered thunderstorms will occur across the area today,
especially this afternoon and evening. No severe weather is
expected, although any thunderstorm will be capable of producing
gusty winds and locally heavy rainfall.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

Periodic thunderstorm chances will continue Thursday into early
Saturday. No organized threat for severe weather is expected at
this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
524 AM CDT Wed Aug 15 2018

ILZ054>057-061>063-066>068-071>073-161100-
Clark-Clay-Coles-Crawford-Cumberland-Douglas-Edgar-Effingham-
Jasper-Lawrence-Moultrie-Richland-Shelby-
524 AM CDT Wed Aug 15 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central
Illinois, east central Illinois and southeast Illinois.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

Scattered thunderstorms will occur across the area today. A few
of the storms will be strong to locally severe this afternoon into
early this evening, with the primary threat being from damaging
wind gusts.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

Periodic thunderstorm chances will continue from Thursday through
Saturday. No organized threat for severe weather is expected at
this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Limited spotter activation may be needed later this afternoon
into early this evening.

$$

Smith

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Saint Louis MO
451 AM CDT Wed Aug 15 2018

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Greene IL-Macoupin IL-Montgomery IL-Bond IL-Fayette IL-Clinton IL-
Marion IL-Washington IL-Randolph IL-Adams IL-Brown IL-Pike IL-
Calhoun IL-Jersey IL-Madison IL-Saint Clair IL-Monroe IL-Knox MO-
Lewis MO-Shelby MO-Marion MO-Monroe MO-Ralls MO-Pike MO-Boone MO-
Audrain MO-Moniteau MO-Cole MO-Osage MO-Callaway MO-Montgomery MO-
Lincoln MO-Gasconade MO-Warren MO-Saint Charles MO-Franklin MO-
Saint Louis MO-Saint Louis City MO-Jefferson MO-Crawford MO-
Washington MO-Saint Francois MO-Sainte Genevieve MO-Iron MO-
Madison MO-Reynolds MO-
451 AM CDT Wed Aug 15 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of eastern and
central Missouri as well as west central and southwest Illinois.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Thunderstorms will continue across the area today. A few storms
may become strong to severe across southeast Missouri and
southwest Illinois Wednesday this afternoon with damaging winds
the primary threat. Locally heavy rainfall is also possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

The chance of thunderstorms continues across portions of the area
Thursday through Tuesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters are encouraged to report rainfall amounts in excess of
an inch to the National Weather Service.

$$

Tilly

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
418 AM CDT Wed Aug 15 2018

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160930-
Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Lake IL-Ogle-Lee-DeKalb-Kane-DuPage-Cook-
La Salle-Kendall-Grundy-Will-Kankakee-Livingston-Iroquois-Ford-
Lake IN-Porter-Newton-Jasper-Benton-
418 AM CDT Wed Aug 15 2018 /518 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of North Central
Illinois...Northeast Illinois and Northwest Indiana.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.
  Limited Flooding Risk.

DISCUSSION...

A slow moving low pressure system will lift northeast across the
region today through Thursday. A moist, sub-tropical air mass will
spread into the region in association with this disturbance, and
will result in the development of showers and thunderstorms. Some
of these showers and storms may produce locally heavy rainfall,
especially this afternoon and this evening. While rainfall amounts
will not be uniform across the area, the slow movement of the
system and slow individual shower and thunderstorm movement may
produce local 1 to 2 inch rainfall amounts, with isolated higher
amounts possible. Showers and storms will decrease in coverage
overnight tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Thursday and Friday...
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.
Sunday...
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.
Monday...
  Elevated Thunderstorm Risk.
Tuesday...
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  Spotter activation will not be necessary through tonight.

GENERAL STORM MOTION OF THE DAY:

  Moving toward the northeast at 10 to 15 mph.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
509 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

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Pulaski-Marshall-Fulton IN-Kosciusko-Whitley-Allen IN-White-Cass IN-
Miami-Wabash-Huntington-Wells-Adams-Grant-Blackford-Jay-Berrien-
Cass MI-St. Joseph MI-Branch-Hillsdale-Williams-Fulton OH-Defiance-
Henry-Paulding-Putnam-Van Wert-Allen OH-
509 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018 /409 AM CDT Wed Aug 15 2018/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northern Indiana, southwest
Michigan and northwest Ohio.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

There is a good chance for thunderstorms today; however, the storms
are not expected to become severe. Locally heavy rain is possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Periodic chances of thunderstorms will continue into next week.
Severe storms are not forecast, but locally heavy rain is possible.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Paducah KY
401 AM CDT Wed Aug 15 2018

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100-107>112-114-161000-
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White-Jackson-Williamson-Saline-Gallatin-Union-Johnson-Pope-
Hardin-Alexander-Pulaski-Massac-Gibson-Pike-Posey-Vanderburgh-
Warrick-Spencer-Fulton-Hickman-Carlisle-Ballard-McCracken-Graves-
Livingston-Marshall-Calloway-Crittenden-Lyon-Trigg-Caldwell-
Union KY-Webster-Hopkins-Christian-Henderson-Daviess-McLean-
Muhlenberg-Todd-Perry MO-Bollinger-Cape Girardeau-Wayne MO-Carter-
Ripley-Butler-Stoddard-Scott-Mississippi-New Madrid-
401 AM CDT Wed Aug 15 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southern
Illinois, southwest Indiana, western Kentucky, and southeast
Missouri.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Showers and thunderstorms will increase their coverage today and
tonight. This will include a marginal risk of severe storms and a
marginal risk of locally heavy rainfall causing flooding. If a
strong or severe storm occurs, damaging wind is the main hazard.
Otherwise heavy rain is the primary anticipated storm hazard.
Lightning is also a storm hazard.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

A marginal risk of severe storms is possible again Thursday and
Thursday night, and locally heavy rainfall will increase the risk
for localized flooding from marginal Thursday to slight on
Friday. Damaging wind is the main storm hazard should a strong or
severe storm occur, while locally heavy rainfall is the primary
storm hazard. Lightning will also be a storm hazard, as storm
chances continue almost daily.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter reports of rainfall are encouraged. Stay tuned to further
forecasts and updates.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
447 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

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Carroll-Warren-Tippecanoe-Clinton-Howard-Fountain-Montgomery-Boone-
Tipton-Hamilton-Madison-Delaware-Randolph-Vermillion-Parke-Putnam-
Hendricks-Marion-Hancock-Henry-Vigo-Clay-Owen-Morgan-Johnson-Shelby-
Rush-Sullivan-Greene-Monroe-Brown-Bartholomew-Decatur-Knox-Daviess-
Martin-Lawrence-Jackson-Jennings-
Including the cities of Lafayette, Frankfort, Kokomo,
Crawfordsville, Anderson, Muncie, Indianapolis, Terre Haute,
Shelbyville, Bloomington, Columbus, Vincennes, Bedford, and Seymour
447 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for central Indiana.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Outlook: Thunderstorms will become widespread this afternoon.
Heavy rain is possible with some of the storms. Damaging winds are
possible near and south of a Greensburg to Rockville line this
afternoon and evening.

Hazards: Cloud to ground lightning, heavy rain. Isolated damaging
winds near and south of a Greensburg to Rockville line.

Timing: This afternoon and tonight.

Discussion: An upper system will move from the MIssouri Valley to the
lower Great Lakes.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Outlook: Low pressure systems will result in unsettled weather
through all but the late weekend. Isolated damaging winds are
possible Thursday afternoon and evening near and south of a Rushville
to Loogootee line. Cloud to ground lightning, gusty winds and brief
heavy rain will be possible with any storm.

Discussion: A pair of low pressure systems will bring unsettled
weather to central Indiana over all but late this weekend.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be needed over parts of central Indiana this
afternoon and evening and Thursday afternoon and evening.

&&

More information, along with other weather, hydrological and climate
information can be found at http://weather.gov/ind

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
325 AM CDT Wed Aug 15 2018

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Cedar-Clinton-Muscatine-Scott-Keokuk-Washington-Louisa-Jefferson-
Henry IA-Des Moines-Van Buren-Lee-Jo Daviess-Stephenson-Carroll-
Whiteside-Rock Island-Henry IL-Bureau-Putnam-Mercer-Henderson-
Warren-Hancock-McDonough-Scotland-Clark-
325 AM CDT Wed Aug 15 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of north central
Illinois...northwest Illinois...west central Illinois...east
central Iowa...northeast Iowa...southeast Iowa and northeast
Missouri.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Today. Isolated thunderstorms are possible. The only risk should be
lightning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

Thursday and Friday: Isolated thunderstorms are possible. The main
risk will be lightning.

Sunday night through Monday evening: A strong storm system will
bring thunderstorms to the area. However, it is too early to
determine the severe weather potential.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected to be needed today or tonight.

$$

16/Haase

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Louisville KY
355 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

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070>078-081-082-160800-
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Floyd-Clark-Hancock-Breckinridge-Meade-Ohio-Grayson-Hardin-Bullitt-
Oldham-Trimble-Henry-Shelby-Franklin-Spencer-Anderson-Woodford-
Fayette-Bourbon-Nicholas-Nelson-Mercer-Jessamine-Larue-Marion-Boyle-
Garrard-Madison-Butler-Edmonson-Hart-Green-Taylor-Casey-Lincoln-
Logan-Warren-Simpson-Allen-Barren-Monroe-Metcalfe-Adair-Russell-
Cumberland-Clinton-
Including the cities of Paoli, Salem, Scottsburg, Madison, Jasper,
English, Tell City, Corydon, New Albany, Jeffersonville, Lewisport,
Hawesville, Hardinsburg, Brandenburg, Hartford, Leitchfield,
Elizabethtown, Shepherdsville, Louisville, La Grange, Bedford,
Milton, New Castle, Shelbyville, Frankfort, Georgetown, Cynthiana,
Taylorsville, Lawrenceburg, Versailles, Lexington, Paris, Carlisle,
Bardstown, Springfield, Harrodsburg, Nicholasville, Winchester,
Hodgenville, Lebanon, Danville, Lancaster, Richmond, Morgantown,
Brownsville, Horse Cave, Greensburg, Campbellsville, Liberty,
Stanford, Russellville, Bowling Green, Franklin, Providence,
Scottsville, Glasgow, Tompkinsville, Edmonton, Columbia, Jamestown,
Burkesville, and Albany
355 AM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018 /255 AM CDT Wed Aug 15 2018/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central
Indiana and Central Kentucky.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Scattered thunderstorms will bring heavy rainfall to the area today
and tonight. Chances for heavy rain will increase through the day
with the best chances being this evening and tonight. Localized
flooding is possible for areas that see slow moving or multiple
rounds of storms.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Scattered to numerous thunderstorms are forecast Thursday through
Saturday as a couple of upper-level disturbances move slowly across
the Ohio Valley. Heavy rainfall will be focused over southern
Indiana and north central Kentucky Thursday morning before a second
round of storms forms later in the afternoon. These storms may
produce gusty winds and locally heavy rainfall.

Additional rains areawide may bring a localized flood threat Friday
night into Saturday.

Better rain chances return again Monday and Tuesday as a slow-moving
cold front moves into the region.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters should report any heavier rainfall amounts or street
flooding over the next several days.

$$

KDW/RJS

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