Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville Il
316 AM CDT TUE AUG 22 2017

Ford IL-Iroquois IL-Benton IN-
316 AM CDT TUE AUG 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  Ford County in east central Illinois...
  Southern Iroquois County in east central Illinois...
  Benton County in northwestern Indiana...

* Until 745 AM CDT/845 AM EDT/

* At 311 AM CDT/411 AM EDT/, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due
  to thunderstorms. This will cause street and small stream flooding
  as well as flooding of low lying areas in the advisory area. Up to
  four inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Paxton, Gibson City, Fowler, Stockland, Dunnington, Atkinson,
  Claytonville, Talbot, Templeton, Barce, Freeland Park, Milford,
  Oxford, Cissna Park, Boswell, Buckley, Gibson, Melvin, Loda and

Additional rainfall is expected over the area.


Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


LAT...LON 4040 8846 4062 8846 4066 8711 4048 8710
      4049 8794 4040 8793



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