Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
355 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

ILC053-063-075-091-099-105-221300-
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KANKAKEE IL-IROQUOIS IL-LA SALLE IL-LIVINGSTON IL-GRUNDY IL-FORD IL-
355 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR FORD...GRUNDY...LIVINGSTON...
SOUTHERN LA SALLE...IROQUOIS AND KANKAKEE COUNTIES UNTIL 800 AM
CDT...

AT 352 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE AREA. RAINFALL
AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES HAVE FALLEN ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE ADVISORY
AREA. THIS AREA OF HEAVY RAINFALL WILL MOVE ACROSS FORD AND IROQUOIS
COUNTIES THROUGH 6 AM.

RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
BOURBONNAIS...BRADLEY...CLAYTONVILLE...DWIGHT...FAIRBURY...GIBSON
CITY...KANKAKEE...LA SALLE...MANTENO...MARSEILLES...MOMENCE...
MORRIS...OGLESBY...OTTAWA AND PAXTON.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED...ACT QUICKLY. DO NOT
ENTER THE WATER. TURN AROUND AND MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND. DO NOT
STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

&&

LAT...LON 4061 8846 4062 8858 4075 8859 4075 8894
      4092 8894 4093 8905 4110 8905 4111 8917
      4141 8917 4140 8826 4120 8824 4120 8802
      4129 8801 4130 8791 4118 8753 4049 8753
      4048 8793 4040 8793 4040 8846

$$

BIRK








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