Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
716 PM CST TUE FEB 20 2018

The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Moultrie County in central Illinois...
  Piatt County in central Illinois...
  De Witt County in central Illinois...
  Vermilion County in east central Illinois...
  McLean County in central Illinois...
  Champaign County in east central Illinois...
  Douglas County in east central Illinois...

* Until 115 AM CST

* At 715 PM CST, trained weather spotters reported, and Dopplar
  Radar indicated, heavy rain across the warned area. Up to two to
  three inches of rain have already fallen. An additional inch of
  rain will be possible. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Champaign, Bloomington, Danville, Rantoul, Clinton, Monticello,
  Tuscola, Sullivan, Normal, Urbana, Savoy, Mahomet, Hoopeston, St.
  Joseph, Le Roy, Tolono, Westville, Arcola, Heyworth and Tilton.

This includes the following highways...
 Interstate 39 between mile markers 0 and 3.
 Interstate 55 between mile markers 147 and 178, and near mile marker
180.
 Interstate 57 between mile markers 203 and 257.
 Interstate 72 between mile markers 157 and 182.
 Interstate 74 between mile markers 125 and 220.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.

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LAT...LON 3989 8795 3967 8827 3966 8847 3951 8861
      3952 8872 4005 8874 4006 8914 4038 8914
      4056 8906 4073 8860 4062 8858 4061 8846
      4040 8846 4040 8794 4049 8793 4049 8753
      4005 8753

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Shimon



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