Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
829 PM CDT FRI MAY 26 2017

The National Weather Service in Lincoln has extended the

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Northern Vermilion County in east central Illinois...

* Until 500 AM CDT Saturday

* At 826 PM CDT, trained weather spotters reported flash flooding
  occurring across the warned area. Two to as much as three inches
  of rain fell in less than 30 minutes this evening across northern
  Vermilion County , and additional thunderstorms are affecting the
  area this evening. Flash flooding is already occurring. Large
  amounts of hail also produced deep hail drifts which are worsening
  flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Hoopeston, Rossville, Potomac, Rankin, Henning and Alvin.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

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

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LAT...LON 4030 8781 4038 8793 4049 8793 4048 8753
      4029 8753

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