Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
619 PM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  PIATT COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  WESTERN CHAMPAIGN COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 915 PM CST

* AT 619 PM CST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE
  WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  RANTOUL...MONTICELLO...MAHOMET...FISHER...BEMENT...CERRO GORDO...
  ATWOOD...MANSFIELD...HAMMOND...DE LAND...BONDVILLE...WHITE HEATH...
  LAKE OF THE WOODS...SEYMOUR...IVESDALE...CISCO...FOOSLAND...
  LODGE...GALESVILLE AND DEWEY.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 72 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 157 AND 181.
 INTERSTATE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 162 AND 177.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3995 8843 3988 8845 3988 8846 3979 8846
      3979 8874 4009 8874 4009 8868 4015 8867
      4027 8856 4027 8845 4040 8846 4040 8815

$$

BARNES


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