Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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WGUS83 KILX 152215
FLSILX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
515 PM CDT FRI MAY 15 2015

ILC183-160015-
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VERMILION IL-
515 PM CDT FRI MAY 15 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHERN VERMILION COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 715 PM CDT

* AT 513 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS...GENERALLY ALONG A HOMER TO TILTON LINE. THIS WILL
  CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO
  TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN JUST NORTHEAST OF JAMAICA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE...
  GEORGETOWN...WESTVILLE...TILTON...CATLIN...FAIRMOUNT...BELGIUM...
  ALLERTON...INDIANOLA AND JAMAICA.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3994 8754 3991 8794 4001 8794 4015 8753

$$
GEELHART



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