Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
556 PM CDT FRI AUG 1 2014

ILC091-197-020300-
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KANKAKEE IL-WILL IL-
556 PM CDT FRI AUG 1 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN KANKAKEE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS...
  WESTERN WILL COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 1000 PM CDT

* AT 553 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS WESTERN WILL
  AND NORTHWEST KANKAKEE COUNTIES. DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATES 1 TO 2
  INCHES HAS FALLEN IN SOME AREAS...WITH AN ADDITIONAL INCH OF RAIN
  POSSIBLE THROUGH 7 PM CDT.

* 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...BOURBONNAIS...BRADLEY...CHANNAHON...INGALLS PARK...
  JOLIET...KANKAKEE...MANTENO...NEW LENOX...WILMINGTON...BRAIDWOOD...
  ELWOOD...LAKEWOOD SHORES...MANHATTAN...ROCKDALE AND SHOREWOOD.

OTHER LOCATIONS AFFECTED...
CHANNAHON STATE PARK...CHICAGOLAND SPEEDWAY ROUTE 66 RACEWAY...JOLIET
JUNIOR COLLEGE...JOLIET SLAMMERS BASEBALL...KANKAKEE COMMUNITY
COLLEGE...KANKAKEE RIVER STATE PARK...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS...URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS... VIADUCTS...UNDERPASSES AND LOW LYING AREAS.

&&

LAT...LON 4156 8798 4109 8776 4109 8824 4156 8825

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