St. Charles Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 12:10 AM CDT May. 27, 2018 – National Weather Service

... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 1245 am CDT
for northwestern Madison... southeastern Jersey counties in
southwestern Illinois and northeastern St. Charles counties in east
central Missouri...

At 1209 am CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Godfrey,
moving southeast at 10 mph.

Hazard... quarter size hail.

Source... public reported quarter size hail northwest of Godfrey, IL.

Impact... damage to vehicles is expected.

Locations impacted include...
Alton, Godfrey, Wood River, Bethalto, East Alton, Roxana, Hartford,
Elsah, West Alton and Rosewood Heights.

This also includes confluence State Park.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

This storm is producing large hail. Seek shelter now inside a sturdy
structure and stay away from windows.

Lat... Lon 3882 9013 3883 9016 3882 9019 3883 9021
      3897 9037 3900 9021 3900 9012 3890 8999
time... Mot... loc 0509z 329deg 11kt 3895 9024

Hail... 1.00in
wind... <50mph