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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
1107 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

ILZ008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-250000-
/O.CON.KLOT.HT.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-160725T0000Z/
OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-DUPAGE-COOK-LA SALLE-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL-
KANKAKEE-LIVINGSTON-IROQUOIS-FORD-LAKE IN-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-
BENTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OREGON...DIXON...DEKALB...AURORA...
ELGIN...WHEATON...CHICAGO...OTTAWA...OSWEGO...MORRIS...JOLIET...
KANKAKEE...PONTIAC...WATSEKA...PAXTON...GARY...VALPARAISO...
MOROCCO...RENSSELAER...FOWLER
1107 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016 /1207 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016/

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT /8 PM EDT/ THIS
EVENING...

* TEMPERATURE...HIGHS IN THE LOW 90S.

* MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX VALUES...96 TO 111 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...TEMPERATURES AND MOISTURE THIS HIGH COULD LEAD TO
  HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES WITH PROLONGED EXPOSURE. THE ELDERLY...
  SMALL CHILDREN AND PETS ARE ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE. PLAN
  AHEAD. HAVE A COOL PLACE TO SHELTER FROM THE HEAT. AVOID
  OUTDOOR ACTIVITY DURING THE AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS
EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY
WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE
POSSIBLE. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED
ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND
NEIGHBORS.

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS...IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK...THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND
HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS
IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY
HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE
IS AN EMERGENCY...CALL 9 1 1.

IN COOK COUNTY...CALL 3 1 1 FOR ASSISTANCE INCLUDING HEAT SHELTER
INFORMATION.

&&

$$

MDB




Flood Advisory

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
653 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...The Flood Advisory continues for the North Branch Chicago River...

  North Branch Chicago River at Chicago Albany Ave affecting Cook
  County

.Very heavy rainfall of between 3 and 5 inches fell over the upper
portion of the North Br Chicago River watershed yesterday evening
and overnight.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...If you encounter a flooded roadway...turn around and
find an alternate route.

Additional information can be found at weather.gov/chicago.

&&

ILC031-242353-
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.Y.0041.000000T0000Z-160725T0330Z/
/NBAI2.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
653 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

The Flood Advisory continues for
  The North Branch Chicago River at Chicago Albany Ave
* until this evening.
* At  600 AM Sunday the stage was 4.7 feet.
* Action stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 6.0 feet by this afternoon.

&&

LAT...LON 4203 8775 4196 8781 4194 8774 4189 8771
      4194 8765 4198 8767

$$

WDM




Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
456 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
251000-
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-
456 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016 /556 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED:
  LIMITED THUNDERSTORM RISK...WITH AN ASSOCIATED:
      LIMITED TORNADO RISK.
      LIMITED HAIL RISK...UP TO HALF DOLLAR SIZE.
      LIMITED THUNDERSTORM WIND DAMAGE RISK...UP TO 60 MPH.
  SIGNIFICANT EXCESSIVE HEAT RISK.

DISCUSSION:

THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO FORM ALONG A COLD FRONT EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON. THE FRONT WILL CONTINUE SOUTHEAST THROUGH TONIGHT. THE
MAIN THREATS WITH THE STORMS WILL BE DAMAGING WINDS...LARGE
HAIL...AND LOCALIZED HEAVY RAINFALL.

HEAT INDICES WILL BE 100 TO 110 DEGREES TODAY...THEREFORE THERE IS
A HEAT ADVISORY FOR AREAS ALONG AND SOUTH OF THE INTERSTATE 88
CORRIDOR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

WEDNESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...
  LIMITED THUNDERSTORM RISK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS MAY BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

GENERAL STORM MOTION OF THE DAY:

MOVING TOWARD THE EAST AT 30 MPH.

&&

$$



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