Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
444 PM CDT FRI JUL 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO  HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN COOK COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...
  NORTHWESTERN LAKE COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN INDIANA...

* UNTIL 1045 PM CDT FRIDAY

* AT 442 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY
  HEAVY RAINFALL TRAINING OVER THE SAME AREAS.  THIS IS RESULTING IN
  UP TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR RAINFALL AMOUNTS. RUNOFF FROM THIS RAIN
  WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING INTO THIS EVENING. THIS COULD RESULT IN
  ROADS BECOMING IMPASSIBLE DUE TO HIGH WATER.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  HAMMOND...GARY...CALUMET CITY...CHICAGO HEIGHTS...EAST CHICAGO...
  LANSING...BLUE ISLAND...MUNSTER...DOLTON...PARK FOREST...ALSIP...
  MATTESON...MIDLOTHIAN...FLOSSMOOR...LYNWOOD...GLENWOOD...POSEN...
  WHITING...OLYMPIA FIELDS AND BURNHAM.

INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...
 I-57 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 340 AND 354.
 I-80 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 152 AND 155.
 I-94 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 67 AND 74.
 I-294 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 67 AND 74.
 INDIANA I-80 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 5.
 INDIANA I-90 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 15.

THIS INCLUDES...  PURDUE UNIVERSITY CALUMET...WINDY CITY
THUNDERBOLTS BASEBALL...PRAIRIE STATE COLLEGE...SOUTH SHORE RAIL
CATS BASEBALL...AND SOUTH SUBURBAN COLLEGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

&&

LAT...LON 4160 8732 4148 8776 4166 8775 4171 8753
      4167 8747 4168 8746 4167 8744 4168 8743
      4167 8742 4165 8744 4164 8743 4162 8732

$$

BIRK


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