Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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FLWILX

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
112 PM CST WED FEB 21 2018

ILC183-220700-
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Vermilion-
112 PM CST WED FEB 21 2018

The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
  Vermilion County in east central Illinois...

* Until 100 AM CST Thursday

* At 105 PM CST, emergency management reported flooding across rural
  Vermilion County...particularly north of an Allerton to Georgetown
  line. The Danville Police Department and Vermilion County
  Sheriff`s Office have begun evacuating the Morin Addition trailer
  park on the west side of Danville off of West Williams Street.
  Approximately 10 residents will be evacuated.  In addition,
  numerous rural roads have water flowing across them...with 2950
  North Road just east of the Illinois State Route 1 Bridge being
  reported as impassable.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Danville, Hoopeston, Georgetown, Westville, Tilton, Catlin,
  Oakwood, Rossville, Potomac, Fairmount, Sidell, Rankin, Fithian,
  Belgium, Allerton, Muncie, Bismarck, Indianola, Henning and
  Jamaica.

This includes Interstate 74 between mile markers 198 and 220.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

&&

LAT...LON 3988 8787 3988 8793 4014 8794 4022 8794
      4023 8793 4049 8793 4049 8753 3995 8753

$$

Smith


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