Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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WGUS73 KILX 020244
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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
944 PM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

ILC147-020345-
/O.CON.KILX.FF.W.0068.000000T0000Z-150902T0345Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
PIATT-
944 PM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1045 PM CDT FOR
CENTRAL PIATT COUNTY...

AT 938 PM CDT...RAINFALL FROM EARLIER THUNDERSTORMS HAS ENDED.
EARLIER THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCED A RADAR INDICATED AMOUNT UP TO 4
INCHES BETWEEN MONTICELLO...DE LAND...AND LODGE. FLASH FLOODING
LIKELY CONTINUES IN THIS AREA.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 72 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 160 AND 173.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 4014 8847 3994 8847 3998 8869 4015 8864

$$

ONTON



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