Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
355 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

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WINNEBAGO IL-BOONE IL-MCHENRY IL-
355 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO  HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EAST CENTRAL WINNEBAGO COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  BOONE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  NORTHWESTERN MCHENRY COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 700 PM CDT

* AT 353 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN IN
  NORTHERN BOONE COUNTY. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE
  ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ROCKFORD...BELVIDERE...LOVES PARK...HARVARD...POPLAR GROVE...CHERRY
  VALLEY...CAPRON...TIMBERLANE AND CALEDONIA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROMHEAVY RAINFALL WILL ALSO CAUSE FLOODING OF
SMALL CREEKS ANDSTREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. THE
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL ALSO CAUSE PONDING OF
WATER IN URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS
OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 4222 8870 4221 8899 4249 8890 4249 8857

$$

RC



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