Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
934 AM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN TAZEWELL COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 1230 PM CDT

* AT 932 AM CDT...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED THUNDERSTORMS
  PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME ACROSS THE WARNED
  AREA. IN EXCESS OF TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.
  STANDING WATER HAS ALREADY BEEN REPORTED IN THE WARNED AREA
  CREATING TROUBLE ON LOCAL ROADS. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO
  BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  PEKIN...EAST PEORIA...MORTON...WASHINGTON...CREVE COEUR...
  MARQUETTE HEIGHTS...TREMONT...MACKINAW...GOODFIELD...DEER CREEK...
  PEORIA HEIGHTS...NORTH PEKIN AND GROVELAND.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 155 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 25 AND 31.
 INTERSTATE 474 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 9 AND 14.
 INTERSTATE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 95 AND 109.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 4074 8933 4062 8933 4062 8927 4052 8927
      4052 8966 4058 8965 4060 8966 4064 8962
      4066 8962 4070 8955 4075 8955

$$

HJS



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