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Flash Flood Warning

FLASH FLOOD WARNING
ILC201-300415-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FF.W.0024.160829T2245Z-160830T0415Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
545 PM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO  HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  WINNEBAGO COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 1115 PM CDT

* AT 543 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS
  PRODUCING TORRENTIAL RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO ONE AND A
  HALF INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN WITH REPORTS OF FLOODING
  BEGINNING IN THE ROCKFORD AREA. FURTHER FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED
  TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ROCKFORD...LOVES PARK...MACHESNEY PARK...ROCKFORD AIRPORT...
  ROSCOE...CHERRY VALLEY...DAVIS JUNCTION AND NEW MILLFORD.

INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...
 I-39 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 115 AND 123.
 I-90 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 61 AND 71.

THIS INCLUDES...  ROCK CUT STATE PARK...ROCK VALLEY
COLLEGE...ROCKFORD AVIATORS BASEBALL...AND ROCKFORD SPEEDWAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 4238 8894 4215 8894 4215 8917 4220 8917
      4221 8918 4223 8918 4241 8928 4246 8921

$$

RC




Flood Advisory

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
435 PM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

ILC007-037-089-111-141-201-300030-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FA.Y.0079.160829T2135Z-160830T0030Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
OGLE IL-WINNEBAGO IL-DE KALB IL-KANE IL-BOONE IL-MCHENRY IL-
435 PM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO  HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHERN OGLE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHERN WINNEBAGO COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  NORTHERN DE KALB COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  NORTHERN KANE COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHERN BOONE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHERN MCHENRY COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 730 PM CDT

* AT 432 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS
  PRODUCING TORRENTIAL RAINFALL. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL
  STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ROCKFORD...CARPENTERSVILLE...ALGONQUIN...BELVIDERE...WOODSTOCK...
  LOVES PARK...ISLAND LAKE...MARENGO...GENOA...SLEEPY HOLLOW...
  ROCKFORD AIRPORT...LAKE IN THE HILLS...HUNTLEY...WEST DUNDEE...
  GILBERTS...HAMPSHIRE...LAKEWOOD...BYRON...
  CHERRY VALLEY AND WINNEBAGO.

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.

IN ADDITION...THE EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE
FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY
ROADS.

DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 4220 8940 4231 8940 4233 8915 4230 8885
      4228 8820 4215 8820 4215 8830 4210 8830
      4206 8968 4220 8969

$$

RC



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
405 PM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
302115-
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE ILLINOIS-OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-
DUPAGE-COOK-LA SALLE-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL-KANKAKEE-LIVINGSTON-
IROQUOIS-FORD-LAKE INDIANA-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-BENTON-
405 PM CDT MON AUG 29 2016 /505 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
NORTHEAST ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED:
  LIMITED THUNDERSTORM RISK.
  LIMITED FLOODING RISK.

PORTIONS OF THE ILLINOIS AND KANKAKEE RIVERS WILL REMAIN IN
FLOOD. PORTIONS OF OTHER AREA RIVERS AND STREAMS MAY BE NEAR
BANKFULL.

DISCUSSION:

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL GRADUALLY BECOME MORE ISOLATED BY
SUNSET. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL REMAIN A CONCERN WITH ALL
STORMS. THE POTENTIAL FOR A FEW STORMS WILL LINGER THROUGH THE
NIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

TUESDAY...
  LIMITED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM RISK.
  LIMITED FLOODING RISK.
WEDNESDAY...
  LIMITED THUNDERSTORM RISK.
  HIGH SWIM RISK.
THURSDAY...
  HIGH SWIM RISK.
SUNDAY...
  LIMITED THUNDERSTORM RISK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NECESSARY THROUGH TONIGHT.

GENERAL STORM MOTION OF THE DAY:

MOVING TO THE EAST AT 5 MPH.

&&

$$



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