Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
215 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

ILC031-043-221930-
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DUPAGE IL-COOK IL-
215 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR CENTRAL COOK AND DUPAGE
COUNTIES UNTIL 230 PM CDT...

AT 213 PM CDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED THAT FLOODING
CONTINUES ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE WARNED AREA. RADAR ESTIMATES AND
AND MEASURED RAINFALL REPORTS INDICATE THAT UP TO AROUND 5 INCHES
HAD FALLEN OVERNIGHT AND EARLY THIS MORNING.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT ARE EXPERIENCING FLOODING INCLUDE...ADDISON...
HINSDALE...ELMHURST...WOOD DALE...BURBANK...OAK LAWN...BEDFORD
PARK...BRIDGEVIEW...ALONG WITH OTHER LOCATIONS ALONG THE SALT CREEK
AND ADDISON CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS...URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS... UNDERPASSES AND LOW LYING AREAS.

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 4159 8753 4160 8765 4169 8794 4181 8824
      4200 8823 4201 8804 4192 8783 4183 8769
      4175 8752

$$

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