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9:31 PM CDT on July 23, 2016 (GMT -0500)
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Pressure 29.91 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 5000 ft
Scattered Clouds 9500 ft
Mostly Cloudy 18000 ft
Overcast 25000 ft
Heat Index 73 °F
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 87%
Rainfall 0.59 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:36 AM 8:17 PM
Waning Gibbous, 80% visible
METAR KMDW 240153Z 10011KT 10SM FEW050 SCT095 BKN180 OVC250 24/21 A2994 RMK AO2 SLP126 T02390211
Pressure 29.91 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 5000 ft
Scattered Clouds 9500 ft
Mostly Cloudy 18000 ft
Overcast 25000 ft
Heat Index 73 °F
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 87%
Rainfall 0.59 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:36 AM 8:17 PM
Waning Gibbous, 80% visible
METAR KMDW 240153Z 10011KT 10SM FEW050 SCT095 BKN180 OVC250 24/21 A2994 RMK AO2 SLP126 T02390211

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 9:24 PM CDT Jul. 23, 2016 – National Weather Service

Severe Thunderstorm Watch 412 remains in effect until 1000 PM CDT
for the following locations


IL
. Illinois counties included are

Boone Bureau Cook
De Kalb dupage Grundy
Henry Kane Kendall
Lake La Salle Lee
McHenry Ogle Putnam
Rock Island Whiteside will
Winnebago




Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:15 PM CDT Jul. 23, 2016 – National Weather Service

... The Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory remains in effect until
1145 PM CDT for northeastern Cook County...

At 811 PM CDT... radar rainfall estimates indicate that between three
quarters of an inch and three inches of rain had fallen across the
advisory area from previous storms. Several reports of flooded
viaducts and other low lying areas have been received. Another line
of thunderstorms will move across the area late this evening... and
may produce additional heavy rainfall and renewed or sustained
flooding.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Chicago... Evanston... Skokie... Des Plaines... Mount Prospect... Glenview...
Wheeling... Park ridge... Northbrook... Wilmette... Morton
Grove... Deerfield... Winnetka... Glencoe... Harwood Heights... Montrose
Harbor... Navy pier... Lincoln Park and Niles.

This includes... Soldier field... The Loop... museum Campus... and
Northerly Island.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause ponding of water in
urban areas... highways... streets and underpasses as well as other
poor drainage areas and low lying spots. Do not attempt to travel
across flooded roads. Find alternate routes.


Lat... Lon 4215 8776 4211 8773 4206 8767 4203 8767
      4198 8765 4196 8763 4196 8764 4190 8761
      4190 8760 4188 8762 4187 8761 4185 8761
      4192 8776 4198 8782 4215 8794


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Special Statement, Air Quality Alert
Issued: 9:22 PM CDT Jul. 23, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Special Weather Statement for northwestern dupage... northeastern
De Kalb... Kane and northwestern Cook counties until 1000 PM CDT...

At 921 PM CDT... Doppler radar was tracking a line of strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from near Gilberts to near
Elburn... and moving east at 40 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Aurora... Naperville... Elgin...
Arlington Heights... Schaumburg... Palatine...
Mount Prospect... Wheaton... Hoffman Estates...
Downers Grove... Lombard... Buffalo Grove...
Carol Stream... Carpentersville... Wheeling...
Addison... St. Charles... Algonquin...
Glen Ellyn... West Chicago...

precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 1000 PM CDT for
northeastern Illinois.

Lat... Lon 4182 8802 4177 8866 4187 8861 4215 8860
      4215 8795
time... Mot... loc 0221z 257deg 35kt 4210 8843 4184 8849


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922 PM CDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... Special Weather Statement for northwestern dupage... northeastern
De Kalb... Kane and northwestern Cook counties until 1000 PM CDT...

At 921 PM CDT... Doppler radar was tracking a line of strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from near Gilberts to near
Elburn... and moving east at 40 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Aurora... Naperville... Elgin...
Arlington Heights... Schaumburg... Palatine...
Mount Prospect... Wheaton... Hoffman Estates...
Downers Grove... Lombard... Buffalo Grove...
Carol Stream... Carpentersville... Wheeling...
Addison... St. Charles... Algonquin...
Glen Ellyn... West Chicago...

precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 1000 PM CDT for
northeastern Illinois.

Lat... Lon 4182 8802 4177 8866 4187 8861 4215 8860
      4215 8795
time... Mot... loc 0221z 257deg 35kt 4210 8843 4184 8849


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512 am CDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... Air quality alert in effect until midnight CDT tonight...

The Illinois environmental protection agency has determined that an
air pollution action day will be declared for the greater Chicago
metropolitan area and is in effect until midnight CDT tonight.

An air pollution action day is declared when weather conditions are
such that widespread ozone and or particulate levels are expected to
be at or above the unhealthy for sensitive groups category of the
air quality index.

Active children and adults especially people with pulmonary or
respiratory disease such as asthma should limit prolonged outdoor
activity.

Participants in the... partners for clean air program... are requested
to initiate their activities. Residents are also urged to reduce
pollution levels. Aqi forecast and tips on how you can reduced your
emissions can be found at www.Cleantheair.Org.

Information and aqi levels can also be found at www.EPA.State.IL.US
and at www.Airnow.Gov. Media contact... 217 299 6057.



512 am CDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... Air quality alert in effect until midnight CDT tonight...

The Illinois environmental protection agency has determined that an
air pollution action day will be declared for the greater Chicago
metropolitan area and is in effect until midnight CDT tonight.

An air pollution action day is declared when weather conditions are
such that widespread ozone and or particulate levels are expected to
be at or above the unhealthy for sensitive groups category of the
air quality index.

Active children and adults especially people with pulmonary or
respiratory disease such as asthma should limit prolonged outdoor
activity.

Participants in the... partners for clean air program... are requested
to initiate their activities. Residents are also urged to reduce
pollution levels. Aqi forecast and tips on how you can reduced your
emissions can be found at www.Cleantheair.Org.

Information and aqi levels can also be found at www.EPA.State.IL.US
and at www.Airnow.Gov. Media contact... 217 299 6057.



512 am CDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... Air quality alert in effect until midnight CDT tonight...

The Illinois environmental protection agency has determined that an
air pollution action day will be declared for the greater Chicago
metropolitan area and is in effect until midnight CDT tonight.

An air pollution action day is declared when weather conditions are
such that widespread ozone and or particulate levels are expected to
be at or above the unhealthy for sensitive groups category of the
air quality index.

Active children and adults especially people with pulmonary or
respiratory disease such as asthma should limit prolonged outdoor
activity.

Participants in the... partners for clean air program... are requested
to initiate their activities. Residents are also urged to reduce
pollution levels. Aqi forecast and tips on how you can reduced your
emissions can be found at www.Cleantheair.Org.

Information and aqi levels can also be found at www.EPA.State.IL.US
and at www.Airnow.Gov. Media contact... 217 299 6057.