Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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WGUS83 KLOT 011659
FLSLOT

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1159 AM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

ILC075-INC007-011915-
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IROQUOIS IL-BENTON IN-
1159 AM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 215 PM CDT/315 PM EDT/
FOR SOUTHEASTERN IROQUOIS AND SOUTHERN BENTON COUNTIES...

AT 1158 AM CDT /1258 PM EDT/...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE
TO THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY
AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN ACROSS SOUTHEAST
IROQUOIS AND SOUTHWEST BENTON COUNTIES. RAIN CONTINUES TO FALL
ACROSS THE ADVISED AREAS...AND WILL LIKELY CONTINUE FOR ANOTHER
HOUR.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
FOWLER...STOCKLAND...FREELAND PARK...TEMPLETON...DUNNINGTON...
TALBOT...ATKINSON...MILFORD...OXFORD...BOSWELL...WELLINGTON AND
AMBIA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

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. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 4049 8753 4049 8778 4063 8776 4069 8762
      4067 8739 4048 8709 4048 8753

$$

BEACHLER


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