Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
438 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

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JASPER IN-
438 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO  HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN JASPER COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN INDIANA...

* UNTIL 830 PM CDT

* AT 432 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. RADAR RAINFALL ESTIMATES INDICATE THAT UP TO
  THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  REMINGTON...AND INTERSTATE 65 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 215 AND 193.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF A HALF INCH TO AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE
AREA...ESPECIALLY EAST AND SOUTH OF REMINGTON. MINOR FLOODING OF LOW
AREAS AND VIADUCTS IS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 4074 8715 4083 8725 4088 8718 4083 8710
      4074 8710

$$

RATZER



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