Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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WGUS53 KLOT 292245
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
545 PM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO  HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  WINNEBAGO COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 1115 PM CDT

* AT 543 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS
  PRODUCING TORRENTIAL RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO ONE AND A
  HALF INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN WITH REPORTS OF FLOODING
  BEGINNING IN THE ROCKFORD AREA. FURTHER FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED
  TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ROCKFORD...LOVES PARK...MACHESNEY PARK...ROCKFORD AIRPORT...
  ROSCOE...CHERRY VALLEY...DAVIS JUNCTION AND NEW MILLFORD.

INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...
 I-39 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 115 AND 123.
 I-90 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 61 AND 71.

THIS INCLUDES...  ROCK CUT STATE PARK...ROCK VALLEY
COLLEGE...ROCKFORD AVIATORS BASEBALL...AND ROCKFORD SPEEDWAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 4238 8894 4215 8894 4215 8917 4220 8917
      4221 8918 4223 8918 4241 8928 4246 8921

$$

RC



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