National Weather Service Issues Tornado Warning for Bureau County Take Cover Now

From the National Weather Service

* At 214 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located over La Moille, or 8 miles west of Mendota, moving east
at 20 mph.

HAZARD…Tornado.

SOURCE…Radar indicated rotation.

IMPACT…Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree
damage is likely.

* This dangerous storm will be near…
Cherry around 225 PM CDT.

“TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest
floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a
mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter
and protect yourself from flying debris.”

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