Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
917 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

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DUPAGE IL-KANE IL-COOK IL-
917 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO  HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  DUPAGE COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...
  KANE COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...
  NORTHERN COOK COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 1215 AM CDT

* AT 914 PM CDT...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED HEAVY RAIN OVER
  NORTHERN AND WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE CHICAGO METRO AREA DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING. UP TO ONE AND A
  HALF INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN IN THE PAST HOUR.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CHICAGO...AURORA...NAPERVILLE...ELGIN...CICERO...ARLINGTON HEIGHTS...
  EVANSTON...SCHAUMBURG...BOLINGBROOK...PALATINE...SKOKIE...DES PLAINES...
  BERWYN...MOUNT PROSPECT...WHEATON...HOFFMAN ESTATES...OAK PARK...DOWNERS
  GROVE...GLENVIEW AND ELMHURST.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO 1 INCH IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL LEAD TO MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 4210 8772 4208 8768 4199 8765 4196 8763
      4196 8764 4190 8762 4189 8761 4188 8762
      4187 8761 4185 8761 4180 8758 4173 8794
      4173 8857 4206 8858 4215 8776

$$

KREIN



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