Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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WGUS83 KLOT 200049
FLSLOT

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
749 PM CDT TUE AUG 19 2014

ILC075-INC007-073-111-200230-
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IROQUOIS IL-NEWTON IN-JASPER IN-BENTON IN-
749 PM CDT TUE AUG 19 2014

...URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR
NORTHERN BENTON...SOUTHERN JASPER...SOUTHERN NEWTON AND EAST CENTRAL
IROQUOIS COUNTIES UNTIL 930 PM CDT/1030 PM EDT/...

AT 745 PM CDT/845 PM EDT/...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR
INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL HAD MOVED EAST OF
THE ADVISORY AREA. RADAR ESTIMATES THAT AS MUCH AS TWO TO THREE
INCHES OF RAIN MAY HAVE FALLEN NEAR THE BORDER OF SOUTHERN NEWTON
AND SOUTHERN JASPER COUNTIES.

EVEN THOUGH THE RAIN HAS ENDED...RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL
WILL LIKELY CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO OCCUR IN PARTS OF THE ADVISORY
AREA. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
FORESMAN...HANGING GROVE...KENTLAND...MCCOYSBURG...PERCY JUNCTION...
PERKINS...PLEASANT RIDGE...RAUB...WADENA...COLLEGEVILLE...GOODLAND...
REMINGTON AND SHELDON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THE HEAVY RAIN WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...AS WELL AS FARMLAND ALONG THE
BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

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 4091 8693 4091 8698 4084 8698 4083 8709
      4070 8709 4065 8774 4073 8775 4096 8704
      4102 8693 4102 8692

$$

RC








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