Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
528 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

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KANE IL-MCHENRY IL-OGLE IL-WINNEBAGO IL-BOONE IL-DE KALB IL-
528 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  BOONE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  NORTHEASTERN OGLE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  NORTHERN DE KALB COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  NORTHWESTERN KANE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHWESTERN MCHENRY COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS...
  WINNEBAGO COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 930 AM CDT

* AT 523 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED 1 AND 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN ACROSS PORTIONS
  OF WINNEBAGO COUNTY AND AND SOUTHWEST BOONE COUNTY. THIS AREA OF
  THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO SLOWLY SLIDE SOUTHEAST ACROSS
  PORTIONS OF THE ADVISORY AREA...AND CONTINUE TO PRODUCE HEAVY
  DOWNPOURS AT TIMES.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
  OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
  INCLUDE...BELVIDERE...GENOA...LOVES PARK...MACHESNEY PARK...
  MARENGO...ROCKFORD...ROCKFORD AIRPORT...ROCKTON...SOUTH BELOIT...
  CAPRON...CHERRY VALLEY...DURAND...HAMPSHIRE...KINGSTON AND
  KIRKLAND.

OTHER LOCATIONS AFFECTED...
BOONE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS...ROCK CUT STATE PARK...ROCK VALLEY
COLLEGE...WINNEBAGO COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS...


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO.

&&

LAT...LON 4250 8902 4249 8891 4233 8851 4198 8846
      4199 8896 4211 8905 4217 8943 4220 8943
      4221 8940 4250 8941 4250 8940 4250 8926

$$

BEACHLER








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