Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
858 PM CDT SAT JUL 12 2014

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

  THORN CREEK AT THORNTON AFFECTING COOK COUNTY

.THREE TO FIVE INCHES OF RAIN FELL OVER THE THORN CREEK AREA THIS
 MORNING. MORE RAINFALL IS EXPECTED LATER THIS EVENING INTO THE
 OVERNIGHT HOURS. THE THORN RIVER IS EXPECTED TO REACH FLOOD STAGE
 EARLY SUNDAY.

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.

&&

ILC031-131358-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FL.W.0069.140713T0600Z-140713T1800Z/
/THNI2.1.ER.140713T0600Z.140713T0600Z.140713T1200Z.NO/
858 PM CDT SAT JUL 12 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE THORN CREEK AT THORNTON.
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT  830 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO NEAR FLOOD STAGE EARLY
  SUNDAY.


&&

LAT...LON 4154 8767 4151 8760 4158 8754 4161 8760


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