Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
951 PM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  MACON COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 100 AM CDT

* AT 951 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE
  WARNED AREA. RADAR ESTIMATES AROUND 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN
  ACROSS PARTS OF THE WARNING AREA IN THE PAST HOUR. NUMEROUS
  GROUND TRUTH REPORTS OF SIMILAR RAINFALL RATES HAVE BEEN RECEIVED
  WITH THESE STORMS TO THE WEST OF THE WARNING AREA.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
  OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  DECATUR...ARGENTA...BLUE MOUND...FORSYTH...HARRISTOWN...LONG
  CREEK...MACON...MAROA...MOUNT ZION...NIANTIC...OREANA AND
  WARRENSBURG.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3965 8903 3965 8913 3980 8914 3982 8918
      3981 8922 3991 8922 3992 8914 4005 8914
      4006 8875 3981 8875

$$

BAK







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