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The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Eastern Winnebago County in north central Illinois…
Western McHenry County in northeastern Illinois…
Boone County in north central Illinois…

* Until 345 AM CDT.

* At 244 AM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Clinton to near Capron to near Cherry Valley,
moving northeast at 35 mph.

HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include…
Rockford, Beloit, Belvidere, Woodstock, Loves Park, Machesney Park,
Roscoe, Harvard, South Beloit, Rockton, Marengo, Poplar Grove,
Candlewick Lake, Wonder Lake, Cherry Valley, Richmond, Sharon,
Capron, Hebron and Timberlane.

Including the following interstates…
I-39 between mile markers 121 and 123.
I-90 between mile markers 0 and 39.

This includes… Boone County Fairgrounds, Rock Cut State Park, Rock
Valley College, Rockford Rivets Baseball, and Rockford Speedway.


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