Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville Il
518 PM CDT FRI JUL 21 2017

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Kane IL-DuPage IL-Cook IL-
518 PM CDT FRI JUL 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for Poor Drainage Areas
  for...
  Northeastern Kane County in northeastern Illinois...
  Northeastern DuPage County in northeastern Illinois...
  Northern Cook County in northeastern Illinois...

* Until 815 PM CDT

* At 516 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding.
  Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding in
  the advisory area. One to two inches of rain has already fallen.
  Additional heavy rain is possible with thunderstorms this evening
  and tonight.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Chicago, Elgin, Arlington Heights, Evanston, Schaumburg, Palatine,
  Skokie, Des Plaines, Mount Prospect, Hoffman Estates, Oak Park,
  Elmhurst, Carpentersville, Park Ridge, Addison, Algonquin, Rolling
  Meadows, Maywood, Morton Grove and Roselle.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

&&

LAT...LON 4203 8767 4198 8765 4196 8763 4196 8764
      4191 8762 4190 8762 4189 8761 4188 8762
      4187 8761 4185 8761 4183 8760 4203 8840
      4215 8843 4215 8840

$$

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