Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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

ILC097-111-240345-
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MCHENRY IL-LAKE IL-
809 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...THE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
1045 PM CDT FOR SOUTHEASTERN MCHENRY AND LAKE COUNTIES...

AT 803 PM CDT...RADAR RAINFALL ESTIMATES INDICATED THAT BETWEEN ONE
AND A HALF AND TWO AND A HALF INCHES OF RAIN HAD FALLEN FROM EARLIER
THUNDERSTORMS. FLOODING OF VIADUCTS AND OTHER LOW LYING AREAS HAS
BEEN REPORTED. ANOTHER LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS
THE ADVISORY AREA SHORTLY...AND MAY PRODUCE ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF A
HALF INCH TO AN INCH AN A HALF. THIS WILL LIKELY RESULT IN
ADDITIONAL URBAN FLOODING.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
WAUKEGAN...BUFFALO GROVE...NORTH CHICAGO...GURNEE...MUNDELEIN...
ALGONQUIN... HIGHLAND PARK...MCHENRY...VERNON HILLS...
ZION...GRAYSLAKE...LIBERTYVILLE... LAKE ZURICH...LAKE FOREST...ROUND
LAKE...DEERFIELD...ANTIOCH...BEACH PARK... WAUCONDA AND LAKE VILLA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4249 8780 4239 8781 4238 8781 4236 8782
      4237 8782 4233 8783 4233 8782 4231 8782
      4230 8783 4229 8783 4221 8780 4215 8776
      4218 8829 4234 8828 4236 8810 4250 8809

$$

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