Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1123 PM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

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SANGAMON IL-
1123 PM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL SANGAMON COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 530 AM CDT FRIDAY

* AT 1119 PM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS...LOCAL MEDIA...
  AND SOCIAL MEDIA SOURCES REPORTED FLOODING ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.
  WHILE FLOOD WATERS ARE NO LONGER RISING IN MOST AREAS...WIDESPREAD
  FLOODING IS OCCURRING IN AND AROUND SPRINGFIELD...AS WELL AS IN
  LOW LYING RURAL AREAS. TWO TO FOUR INCH RAINFALL TOTALS WERE
  COMMON THIS EVENING ACROSS THE WARNING AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SPRINGFIELD...ILLIOPOLIS...MECHANICSBURG...RIVERTON...ROCHESTER AND
  SHERMAN.

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 3987 8974 3992 8938 3991 8922 3981 8922
      3983 8925 3977 8931 3976 8933 3977 8936
      3976 8936 3974 8940 3976 8942 3974 8943
      3966 8980

$$

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