Weather

County,
Special Weather Statement issued June 18 at 3:00AM CDT until June 18 at 6:00AM CDT by NWS
Effective: 3 a.m. on Sunday, June 18, 2017
Expires: 6 a.m. on Sunday, June 18, 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHERN UNION...WAYNE...EASTERN
JEFFERSON...NORTHWESTERN JOHNSON...WESTERN SALINE...FRANKLIN...
NORTHWESTERN WHITE...WILLIAMSON...SOUTHERN JACKSON...HAMILTON...
NORTHEASTERN BOLLINGER...SOUTHERN PERRY AND NORTHERN CAPE GIRARDEAU
COUNTIES UNTIL 345 AM CDT...
At 259 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Xenia to Cambria to 6 miles northwest of
Alliance. Movement was east at 40 mph.
Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.
Locations impacted include...
Carbondale, Marion, Mount Vernon, Herrin, Harrisburg, West Frankfort,
Murphysboro, Benton, Carterville, Fairfield, Johnston City,
McLeansboro, Christopher, Rend Lake Area, Sesser, Zeigler, Carrier
Mills, Crainville, Cambria and Cobden.
A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 900 AM CDT for
south central, southern and southeastern Illinois...and southeastern
Missouri.

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