Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville Il
228 AM CDT THU JUN 29 2017

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Winnebago IL-Boone IL-
228 AM CDT THU JUN 29 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
  Winnebago County in north central Illinois...
  Boone County in north central Illinois...

* Until 1130 AM CDT Thursday

* Early this morning, emergency management continued to report
  widespread flooding across Winnebago and Boone Counties, including
  in parts of Rockford and Belvidere. Many roads were still
  impassable, including near Kent Creek in Rockford. Other cities
  with some impassable residential roads include Belvidere, Loves
  Park, Machesney Park, and Pecatonica. There are several rural
  roads too that had been reported flooded. While the rest of the
  morning is expected to remain mainly dry, the water will be slow
  to subside and some flooded roadways will be a concern during the
  Thursday morning commute.

* Some locations that likely have flooding include...
  South Beloit, Rockton, Roscoe, Poplar Grove, Cherry Valley,
  Winnebago, Durand, Capron, Timberlane, Caledonia, Lake Summerset,
  Davis Junction and New Millford.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

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LAT...LON 4249 8871 4215 8871 4215 8917 4221 8917
      4220 8939 4250 8940

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