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Small Tornadoes Reported In Central Illinois

David Lyons captured this picture of a funnel cloud in Assumption on May 6.

Updated Thursday at 3:07 p.m.

Updated Thursday at 3:00 p.m.

Updated Thursday at 2:57 p.m.

URBANA – The Tornado Warning has been allowed to expire.

Updated Thursday at 2:46 p.m.

URBANA – A Tornado Warning remains in effect until 3:00 p.m. for Moultrie and Shelby Counties. The area includes Windsor, Findlay, and Gays. Another tornado warning issued earlier has been allowed to expire.

Updated Thursday at 2:41 p.m.

URBANA – The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued severe storm warnings. As of Thursday at 2:41 p.m., Tornado Warnings currently in effect for portions of Moultrie and Shelby Counties. Forecasters say the storms are moving to the southeast.

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Reginald Hardwick

Reginald Hardwick

Reginald Hardwick is the News & Public Affairs Director for the Illinois Newsroom. He started at WILL in October of 2019 after serving as News Director for WKAR in East Lansing, Michigan. Previously, he was a news producer and manager at the NBC station in Dallas, where he won 7 Emmy awards. Born in Vietnam, Reginald is a graduate of the University of Northern Colorado. Email: rh14@illinois.edu Twitter: @RNewsWILL

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