Short Term Forecast
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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
210 PM CDT WED SEP 10 2014

ILZ023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-102100-
KANKAKEE-LIVINGSTON-IROQUOIS-FORD-LAKE IN-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-
BENTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KANKAKEE...PONTIAC...WATSEKA...PAXTON...
GARY...VALPARAISO...MOROCCO...RENSSELAER...FOWLER
210 PM CDT WED SEP 10 2014 /310 PM EDT WED SEP 10 2014/

.NOW...

THROUGH 4 PM CDT...

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80 THAT HAVE BEEN
MOST WIDESPREAD IN KANKAKEE AND NORTHERN NEWTON AND JASPER
COUNTIES WILL SPREAD INTO FAR SOUTHERN LAKE AND PORTER COUNTIES.
THE PRIMARY THREAT FROM THE SHOWERS AND STORMS IS MODERATE TO
HEAVY DOWNPOURS...WITH ONE HOUR RADAR ESTIMATES UP TO ONE INCH IN
SOME SPOTS. THERE IS ALSO A THREAT FOR OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING AND POTENTIALLY GUSTY WINDS FROM ANY STRONGER STORMS.

MOTORISTS DRIVING IN HEAVY RAINFALL ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION AND
BE ALERT FOR PONDING AND EVEN MINOR FLOODING ON SOME ROADWAYS.
SLOW DOWN TO AVOID HYDROPLANING.

$$

RC

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