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Special Weather Statement National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville Il 506 PM CST MON JAN 22 2018 Winnebago IL- 506 PM CST MON JAN 22 2018 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN WINNEBAGO COUNTY UNTIL 530 PM CST... At 506 PM CST, trained weather spotters reported a strong thunderstorm over Rockford, moving north at 25 mph. Nickel size hail will be possible with this storm. Locations impacted include... Rockford, Loves Park, Machesney Park, Rockton, Roscoe and Cherry Valley. Including the following interstate... I-90 between mile markers 63 and 75. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.
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