Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
927 PM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

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LAKE IN-
927 PM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHERN LAKE COUNTY IN NORTHWEST INDIANA...

* UNTIL 930 AM CDT SUNDAY

* ON SATURDAY EVENING...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS CONTINUED TO
  REPORT THAT MANY ROADS REMAINED IMPASSABLE DUE TO HIGH WATER
  LEVELS IN THE DYER AND SCHERERVILLE AREAS. A TOTAL OF 2 TO 4
  INCHES OF RAINFALL OCCURRED WITHIN ABOUT AN HOUR TIME PERIOD ON
  SATURDAY AFTERNOON. NO ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE
  AREA TONIGHT...SO WATER LEVELS SHOULD CONTINUE TO SLOWLY RECEDE
  INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...CROWN
  POINT...GRIFFITH...MERRILLVILLE...MUNSTER...SCHERERVILLE...ST. JOHN
  AND DYER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO
NOT ENTER THE WATER. TURN AROUND AND MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO
ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN
WATER BEGINS RISING.

&&

LAT...LON 4148 8729 4138 8730 4144 8751 4156 8752

$$

BIRK








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