Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
815 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WARNING
FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ILLINOIS...

  DES PLAINES RIVER AT RIVERSIDE AFFECTING COOK COUNTY
  W BR DU PAGE RIVER NEAR WARRENVILLE AFFECTING DU PAGE COUNTY

.TORRENTIAL RAINFALL OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ACROSS NORTHEAST ILLINOIS IS
RESULTING IN RISES ON PORTIONS OF THE DES PLAINES AND DU PAGE
RIVERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...IF YOU ENCOUNTER A FLOODED ROADWAY...TURN AROUND AND
FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT WEATHER.GOV/CHICAGO.

&&

ILC031-230115-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FL.W.0074.140822T1710Z-140823T0130Z/
/RVRI2.1.ER.140822T1710Z.140822T1800Z.140822T1930Z.UU/
815 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE DES PLAINES RIVER AT RIVERSIDE.
* FROM THIS AFTERNOON TO THIS EVENING.
* AT  745 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE TO
  RISE TO NEAR 7.1 FEET BY THIS AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 7.5 FEET...PARK AREAS ARE INUNDATED NEAR SALT CREEK.

&&

LAT...LON 4192 8789 4184 8786 4178 8791 4174 8780
      4183 8776 4192 8778

$$

ILC043-230000-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FL.W.0075.140822T1800Z-140823T0000Z/
/WRNI2.1.ER.140822T1800Z.140822T1800Z.140822T1800Z.UU/
815 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE W BR DU PAGE RIVER NEAR WARRENVILLE.
* FROM THIS AFTERNOON TO THIS EVENING.
* AT  715 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.6 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO NEAR FLOOD STAGE THIS
  AFTERNOON.


&&

LAT...LON 4193 8822 4181 8823 4181 8813 4192 8813


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