Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1025 AM CDT SAT JUL 12 2014

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KANKAKEE IL-WILL IL-COOK IL-LAKE IN-
1025 AM CDT SAT JUL 12 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS EXTENDED THE

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EASTERN WILL COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS...
  LAKE COUNTY IN NORTHWEST INDIANA...
  NORTHERN KANKAKEE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHEASTERN COOK COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 130 PM CDT

* AT 1021 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA.
  DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATED ONE TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN
  ACROSS THE AREA...WITH UP TO ONE INCH OF ADDITIONAL RAINFALL
  EXPECTED OVER THE NEXT HOUR.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
  OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
  INCLUDE...ALSIP...BERWYN...BLUE ISLAND...BROOKFIELD...BURNHAM...
  CALUMET CITY...CEDAR LAKE...CHATHAM...CHICAGO...CHICAGO HEIGHTS...
  CICERO...CROWN POINT...DOLTON...EAST CHICAGO AND FLOSSMOOR.

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS ALSO IN EFFECT FOR A PORTION OF THE
ADVISORY AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS
AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS...VIADUCTS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY...
RURAL ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS...STREAMS AND
OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ARE ALSO SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

&&

LAT...LON 4124 8722 4118 8733 4117 8739 4117 8809
      4171 8793 4172 8791 4178 8791 4192 8787
      4190 8760 4184 8760 4169 8749 4168 8745
      4169 8742 4167 8741 4165 8742 4162 8722

$$

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