Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
801 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

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KANE IL-MCHENRY IL-OGLE IL-WINNEBAGO IL-BOONE IL-DE KALB IL-
801 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

...URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR
NORTHERN DE KALB...BOONE...WINNEBAGO...NORTHEASTERN OGLE...
SOUTHWESTERN MCHENRY AND NORTHWESTERN KANE COUNTIES UNTIL 930 AM
CDT...

AT 758 AM CDT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS HAD DECREASED IN INTENSITY
SOMEWHAT ACROSS AREAS THAT EXPERIENCED HEAVY RAINFALL EARLY THIS
MORNING. HOWEVER...ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS...SOME WITH HEAVY
RAIN...WILL MOVE BACK OVER PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS OVER
THE NEXT HOUR.

RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
BELVIDERE...GENOA...LOVES PARK...MACHESNEY PARK...MARENGO...
ROCKFORD...ROCKFORD AIRPORT...ROCKTON...SOUTH BELOIT...CAPRON...
CHERRY VALLEY...DURAND...HAMPSHIRE...KINGSTON AND KIRKLAND.

SOME RAINFALL AMOUNTS INCLUDE 2.28 INCHES NORTHEAST OF
ROCKFORD...1.83 NEAR DEKALB...AND 1.81 NEAR DAVIS JUNCTION.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

REPORT FLOODING TO THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY SO THAT THEY
MAY TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO CLOSE FLOODED ROADWAYS. THEY WILL
RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO.

&&

LAT...LON 4250 8902 4249 8891 4233 8851 4198 8846
      4199 8896 4211 8905 4217 8943 4220 8943
      4221 8940 4250 8941 4250 8940 4250 8926

$$

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