Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
259 PM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

ILC031-091-197-INC089-252230-
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KANKAKEE IL-WILL IL-COOK IL-LAKE IN-
259 PM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

...URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR
LAKE...SOUTHEASTERN COOK...WILL AND NORTHERN KANKAKEE COUNTIES UNTIL
530 PM CDT...

AT 259 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL CONTINUING ACROSS THE
ADVISORY AREA. RAINFALL RATES WERE AS HIGH AS ONE INCH IN 30
MINUTES. RADAR ESTIMATED TOTAL RAINFALL IS BETWEEN 1 AND 2 INCHES
ACROSS PORTIONS OF WILL COUNTY...WITH SOME OF THE GREATER AMOUNTS
FROM CHANNAHON TO MANHATTAN...TO PEOTONE.

RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
ALSIP...BLUE ISLAND...BOURBONNAIS...BURNHAM...CALUMET CITY...CEDAR
LAKE...CHANNAHON...CHICAGO HEIGHTS...CROWN POINT...DOLTON...EAST
CHICAGO...FLOSSMOOR...FRANKFORT...GARY AND GLENWOOD.

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 4124 8722 4122 8729 4118 8733 4115 8824
      4156 8825 4175 8753 4171 8752 4169 8749
      4168 8745 4169 8743 4168 8741 4165 8742
      4163 8733 4162 8722

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