Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1211 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

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LA SALLE IL-DE KALB IL-LEE IL-
1211 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 530 PM CDT FOR
NORTHWESTERN LA SALLE...SOUTHWESTERN DE KALB AND SOUTHERN LEE
COUNTIES...

AT 1200 PM CDT....BROADCAST MEDIA AND LAW ENFORCEMENT HAD REPORTED
FLOODED PATCHES OF ROADWAYS IN PARTS OF THE WARNED AREA...INCLUDING
IN AND AROUND THE TOWN OF TRIUMPH IN NORTHWESTERN LASALLE COUNTY.
WHILE RAIN HAS ENDED FOR THE TIME BEING...THE WATER WILL BE SLOW TO
RECEDE DUE TO SATURATED CONDITIONS AND CREEKS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED
IF NOT OVER THEIR BANKS. THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR MORE SCATTERED
HEAVY RAIN PRODUCING THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
TRIUMPH...MENDOTA...SHABBONA...WALTON...AMBOY...EARLVILLE...
WATERMAN...LELAND...PAW PAW...SUBLETTE...COMPTON...TROY GROVE...
WEST BROOKLYN AND HARMON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 4175 8963 4178 8873 4148 8885 4145 8917
      4158 8917 4159 8963

$$

MTF



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