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Severe thunderstorm warning issued for DeKalb County

May 13, 2011

Photo of a stormsevere thunderstorm warning has been issued for central DeKalb County until 2:45 p.m.

At 1:44 p.m., the National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter-size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. This storm was located near Shabbona and moving east at 10 mph.

Locations impacted include DeKalb and Cortland. Heavy rains flood roads quickly; do not drive into areas where water covers the road.