Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
211 PM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014

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JASPER IN-BENTON IN-
211 PM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  BENTON COUNTY IN NORTHWEST INDIANA...
  SOUTHERN JASPER COUNTY IN NORTHWEST INDIANA...

* UNTIL 500 PM EDT/400 PM CDT/

* AT 210 PM EDT/110 PM CDT/...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR
  INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY
  AREA. DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATED AS MUCH AS ONE TO TWO INCHES OF
  RAINFALL WITHIN THE PAST HOUR IN SOUTHERN JASPER COUNTY...WITH UP
  TO AN ADDITIONAL INCH OF RAIN POSSIBLE IN JASPER AND BENTON
  COUNTIES.

* 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...ATKINSON...BARCE...DUNNINGTON...FOWLER...HANGING GROVE...
  LOCHIEL...MCCOYSBURG...OTTERBEIN...PLEASANT RIDGE...RENSSELAER...
  TALBOT...TEMPLETON...WADENA...BOSWELL AND COLLEGEVILLE.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON 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 8698 4084 8698 4083 8709 4048 8709
      4047 8752 4054 8753 4074 8741 4074 8727
      4097 8727 4097 8692 4091 8693

$$

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