Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
454 AM CDT TUE JUN 23 2015

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LA SALLE IL-WILL IL-KANKAKEE IL-LEE IL-KENDALL IL-GRUNDY IL-
NEWTON IN-JASPER IN-
454 AM CDT TUE JUN 23 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO  HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHERN LA SALLE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHWESTERN WILL COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...
  KANKAKEE COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...
  LEE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHWESTERN KENDALL COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...
  GRUNDY COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...
  NORTHERN NEWTON COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN INDIANA...
  CENTRAL JASPER COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN INDIANA...

* UNTIL 500 PM CDT TUESDAY

* LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS REPORT
  MANY ROADS ARE FLOODED DUE TO THE WIDESPREAD 2 TO LOCALLY OVER 4
  INCHES OF RAIN THAT FELL ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. RAINFALL HAS
  ENDED...HOWEVER RUNOFF FROM THE HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE TO
  RESULTING IN FLOODED ROADWAYS AND LOW LYING AREAS.

THIS IS AN EXTENSION OF ALL OF THE PREVIOUS FLASH FLOOD AND AREAL
FLOOD WARNINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 4097 8735 4102 8780 4124 8869 4142 8915
      4161 8919 4162 8923 4166 8963 4190 8963
      4190 8946 4169 8895 4163 8894 4158 8869
      4147 8844 4120 8752 4117 8752 4110 8715
      4102 8693 4097 8693

$$

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