Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
358 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

ILC075-INC007-073-089-111-221430-
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IROQUOIS IL-NEWTON IN-JASPER IN-BENTON IN-LAKE IN-
358 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR
SOUTHERN LAKE...BENTON...JASPER...NEWTON AND EXTREME EASTERN IROQUOIS
COUNTIES UNTIL 930 AM CDT...1030 AM EDT...

AT 356 AM CDT...456 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR
INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY
AREA...WITH RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES. THIS HEAVY RAINFALL
WILL GRADUALLY ABATE EARLY THIS MORNING.

RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
ATKINSON...BARCE...BEAVER CITY...CONRAD...DE MOTTE...DUNNINGTON...
ENOS...FAIR OAKS...FORESMAN...FOREST CITY...FOWLER...FREELAND PARK...
GIFFORD...HANGING GROVE AND KENTLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED...ACT QUICKLY. DO NOT
ENTER THE WATER. TURN AROUND AND MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND. DO NOT
STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

&&

LAT...LON 4091 8698 4084 8699 4083 8709 4048 8709
      4047 8752 4049 8754 4141 8752 4126 8722
      4125 8722 4129 8713 4127 8706 4122 8697
      4123 8693 4091 8693

$$

BIRK








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