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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
829 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

ILC031-043-231930-
/O.CON.KLOT.FA.W.0010.000000T0000Z-140823T1930Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
DUPAGE IL-COOK IL-
829 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR SOUTHERN COOK AND DUPAGE
COUNTIES UNTIL 230 PM CDT SATURDAY...

AT 828 PM CDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED THAT FLOODING
CONTINUES ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE WARNED AREA. RADAR ESTIMATES AND
AND MEASURED RAINFALL REPORTS INDICATE THAT UP TO AROUND 5 INCHES
HAD FALLEN THURSDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...ADDISON...
ALSIP...BERWYN...BLUE ISLAND...BROOKFIELD...BURNHAM...BURR RIDGE...
CALUMET CITY...CAROL STREAM...CHATHAM...CICERO...DOLTON...DOWNERS
GROVE...ELMHURST AND FOREST PARK.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS...URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS... UNDERPASSES AND LOW LYING AREAS.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 4159 8753 4160 8765 4169 8794 4181 8824
      4200 8823 4201 8804 4192 8783 4183 8769
      4175 8752

$$

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Flood Advisory

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
814 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
ADVISORY FOR THE DES PLAINES RIVER...

  DES PLAINES RIVER AT RIVERSIDE AFFECTING COOK COUNTY


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.

&&

ILC031-231314-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FL.Y.0119.140823T0114Z-140824T1313Z/
/RVRI2.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
814 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR
  THE DES PLAINES RIVER AT RIVERSIDE.
* UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING.
* AT  745 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.5 FEET.
* ACTION STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL REMAIN NEAR 6.5 FEET THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY.
* IMPACT...AT 6.5 FEET...FLOODING AFFECTS FOREST PRESERVE AREAS.

&&

LAT...LON 4192 8789 4184 8786 4178 8791 4174 8780
      4183 8776 4192 8778

$$





Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
358 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
232100-
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-
358 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014 /458 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

  WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED:

   SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS...SOME COULD PRODUCE:
    TORRENTIAL RAINFALL AND FLASH FLOODING.
    FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.
    WIND GUSTS OVER 30 MPH.

   AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING:

   ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
   TONIGHT...THOUGH CONFIDENCE REGARDING COVERAGE AND TIMING IS
   SOMEWHAT LOW.

   DISCUSSION:

   VERY WARM AND HUMID AIR WILL REMAIN IN PLACE AS AN UPPER LEVEL
   RIDGE SLOWLY BUILDS ACROSS THE REGION. THUNDERSTORMS ARE
   POSSIBLE LATER THIS AFTERNOON  WITH A SLIGHTLY BETTER CHANCE
   TONIGHT. THE MAIN THREAT FROM THESE STORMS WILL BE TORRENTIAL
   RAINFALL WHICH MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. WITH THE SOIL
   SATURATED IN MANY AREAS...ANY ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN MAY QUICKLY
   LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. RAINFALL RATES WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS
   THAT DEVELOP COULD REACH 2 TO 3 INCHES PER HOUR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...WITH CHANCES INCREASING SOME MONDAY THROUGH
EARLY THURSDAY. HEAVY RAIN AND FLASH FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE
WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP.

HEAT INDICES COULD EXCEED 100 DEGREES SUNDAY AND MONDAY
AFTERNOONS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT HEAVY RAINFALL TOTALS TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO.

&&

$$



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