Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1053 PM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHERN MENARD COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHWESTERN LOGAN COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  NORTHWESTERN SANGAMON COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 300 AM CDT

* AT 1052 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
  ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  PETERSBURG...ATHENS...WILLIAMSVILLE...ELKHART...CANTRALL...LINCOLNS
  NEW SALEM...FANCY PRAIRIE...SALISBURY AND ATTERBERRY.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF UP TO ONE INCH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
WARNED AREA.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 55 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 107 AND 114.

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 4002 8949 3994 8952 3985 8988 4009 8999
      4004 8973

$$

ONTON


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