Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
937 AM CDT MON AUG 31 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  EASTERN COLES COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  WESTERN CLARK COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHWESTERN EDGAR COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  NORTHEASTERN CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 1230 PM CDT

* AT 937 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. 4 TO 6 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
  FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CHARLESTON...CASEY...GREENUP...MARTINSVILLE...OAKLAND...KANSAS...
  ASHMORE...WESTFIELD...RARDIN...HUTTON...ISABEL...BORTON...FOX RIDGE
  STATE PARK AND UNION CENTER.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 70 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 117 AND 134.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3923 8789 3922 8819 3965 8811 3965 8806
      3968 8806 3969 8797 3970 8797 3969 8787

$$

HJS


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