Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
503 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

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

  EAST BRANCH DU PAGE RIVER AT BOLINGBROOK AFFECTING WILL COUNTY

.ONE AND A HALF TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN ALONG THE DU PAGE RIVER BASIN
LAST NIGHT INTO THIS AFTERNOON HAS RESULTED IN RISES ON THE
RIVER...ESPECIALLY NEAR BOLINGBROOK.

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.

&&

ILC197-221003-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FL.W.0073.140822T0300Z-140823T0900Z/
/BOLI2.1.ER.140822T0300Z.140822T1200Z.140823T0300Z.UU/
503 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE EAST BRANCH DU PAGE RIVER AT BOLINGBROOK.
* FROM THIS EVENING TO LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.
* AT  420 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 19.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 19.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TONIGHT AND CONTINUE TO RISE
  TO NEAR 20.0 FEET BY FRIDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW
  FLOOD STAGE BY FRIDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 19.5 FEET...ROYCE ROAD FLOODS.

&&

LAT...LON 4174 8811 4172 8817 4166 8814 4169 8800
      4177 8800 4177 8811

$$

RC



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