Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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WGUS83 KILX 281010
FLSILX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
510 AM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

ILC167-281415-
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SANGAMON-
510 AM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN SANGAMON COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 915 AM CDT

* AT 509 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN,
  WITH ANOTHER ONE INCH POSSIBLE.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  NORTHWEST SIDE OF SPRINGFIELD...SHERMAN...CANTRALL...
  CAPITAL AIRPORT...FARMINGDALE AND SALISBURY.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 55 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 100 AND 102.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU
CAN DO SO SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3988 8986 3992 8973 3992 8971 3993 8970
      3994 8965 3985 8957 3975 8979

$$

SHIMON


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