The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Northwestern Effingham County until 5:15 p.m. Monday.
* At 428 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Altamont, or
10 miles west of Effingham, moving north at 20 mph.
HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.
IMPACT…Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
to roofs, siding, and trees.
* Locations impacted include… Altamont, Beecher City, Shumway, Moccasin, Lake Sara and Altamont Reservoir.