Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1225 PM CDT TUE AUG 19 2014

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COOK IL-LAKE IN-
1225 PM CDT TUE AUG 19 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN LAKE COUNTY IN NORTHWEST INDIANA...
  SOUTHEASTERN COOK COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 430 PM CDT

* AT 1224 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAINFALL HAS FALLEN OVER THE
  LAST HOUR.  UP TO AN INCH OF ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE.

* 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...ALSIP...BERWYN...BLUE ISLAND...BROOKFIELD...BURNHAM...
  CALUMET CITY...CHATHAM...CHICAGO...CHICAGO HEIGHTS...CICERO...
  DOLTON...EAST CHICAGO...FLOSSMOOR...FOREST PARK AND GLENWOOD.

OTHER LOCATIONS AFFECTED...
BROOKFIELD ZOO...FIRST MIDWEST BANK AMPHITHEATRE...HAWTHORNE PARK...
LINCOLN PARK ZOO...MORAINE VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE...PRAIRIE STATE
COLLEGE...


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.

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 4147 8747 4147 8779 4156 8779 4156 8788
      4178 8792 4184 8792 4195 8763 4191 8762
      4190 8760 4184 8760 4175 8753 4170 8751
      4168 8747 4169 8743 4168 8741 4165 8743
      4164 8740

$$

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