Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
338 PM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN...
  NORTHERN LAKE COUNTY IN NORTHWEST INDIANA...

* UNTIL 930 PM CDT

* AT 338 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE
  WARNED AREA. 3.65 INCHES OF RAIN WAS MEASURED IN ONE HOUR NEAR
  DYER.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
  OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...CROWN
  POINT...GRIFFITH...MERRILLVILLE...MUNSTER...SCHERERVILLE...ST. JOHN
  AND DYER.

OTHER LOCATIONS AFFECTED...
ILLIANA MOTOR SPEEDWAY...LAKE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS...


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...AS WELL AS FARMLAND ALONG THE
BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

&&

LAT...LON 4148 8729 4138 8730 4144 8751 4156 8752

$$

BMD






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