Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
544 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

ILC097-111-240345-
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MCHENRY IL-LAKE IL-
544 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO  HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS
  FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN MCHENRY COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...
  LAKE COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 1045 PM CDT

* AT 540 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING.
  OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE... ISLAND
  LAKE...WAUCONDA...LINDENHURST...LAKE VILLA... MUNDELEIN...LAKE
  VILLA AND LIBERTYVILLE.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE TO TWO INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA.
THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL LIKELY PRODUCE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 4249 8780 4239 8781 4238 8781 4236 8782
      4237 8782 4233 8783 4233 8782 4231 8782
      4230 8783 4229 8783 4221 8780 4215 8776
      4218 8829 4234 8828 4236 8810 4250 8809

$$

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