Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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WGUS83 KILX 280044
FLSILX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
744 PM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

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PIATT-MACON-
744 PM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CENTRAL PIATT COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  NORTHERN MACON COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 1045 PM CDT

* AT 742 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN
  IN THIS AREA WITH ANOTHER ONE INCH POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT HOUR OR
  TWO.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MONTICELLO...FORSYTH...HARRISTOWN...WARRENSBURG...ARGENTA...
  OREANA...NIANTIC...WHITE HEATH AND CISCO.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 72 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 128 AND 171.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3992 8872 3980 8914 3989 8919 4008 8866
      4011 8846 4008 8846

$$

SMITH



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