Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
500 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO  HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN WINNEBAGO COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHERN BOONE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHWESTERN MCHENRY COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 1100 PM CDT SATURDAY

* AT 457 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS
  PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UPWARDS OF AN INCH
  AND A HALF OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN...WITH HEAVY RAINFALL
  CONTINUING AT RATES OF TWO TO AS MUCH AS FOUR INCHES PER HOUR.
  FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ROCKFORD...BELVIDERE...MARENGO...ROCKFORD AIRPORT...CHERRY VALLEY...
  DAVIS JUNCTION AND NEW MILLFORD.

INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...
 I-39 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 115 AND 123.
 I-90 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 42 AND 64.

THIS INCLUDES...  BOONE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 4230 8859 4215 8859 4215 8914 4228 8914

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RATZER


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