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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
133 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

INC083-291130-
/O.NEW.KIND.FA.W.0021.160829T0533Z-160829T1130Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
KNOX IN-
133 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN INDIANAPOLIS HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL KNOX COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN INDIANA...

* UNTIL 730 AM EDT

* AT 133 AM EDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED FLOODING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  VINCENNES...MONROE CITY...BRUCEVILLE...DECKER AND VINCENNES
  UNIVERSITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

&&

LAT...LON 3854 8766 3859 8763 3859 8761 3860 8763
      3867 8758 3870 8752 3881 8750 3878 8736
      3864 8732 3853 8734 3854 8737 3852 8738
      3854 8739 3853 8746 3850 8749 3852 8754
      3849 8754 3850 8758 3845 8760 3844 8763

$$

PUMA

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
929 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana...

  Kankakee River at Shelby affecting Lake and Newton Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

INC089-111-291629-
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-160903T1200Z/
/SLBI3.1.ER.160816T1822Z.160821T2330Z.160903T0600Z.NO/
929 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kankakee River at Shelby.
* until Saturday morning.
* At  845 PM Sunday the stage was 10.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 10.3 feet by
  Tuesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage early
  Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...Flooding affects county and local roads.
  Wildwood Estates and Sumava Resorts begin to experience some
  flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 4127 8727 4121 8756 4111 8753 4118 8722


$$

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
728 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

INC073-089-127-291830-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FA.W.0012.160829T0028Z-160829T1830Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
JASPER IN-PORTER IN-LAKE IN-
728 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO  HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN JASPER COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN INDIANA...
  SOUTHWESTERN PORTER COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN INDIANA...
  SOUTHEASTERN LAKE COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN INDIANA...

* UNTIL 130 PM CDT MONDAY

* AT 725 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED RAINFALL HAD ENDED ACROSS
  THE WARNED AREA...THOUGH RADAR ESTIMATES INDICATE THAT WIDESPREAD
  RAINFALL OF UP TO TWO INCHES HAD FALLEN EARLIER IN THE
  AFTERNOON...WITH LOCAL AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF FOUR INCHES SOUTH OF
  THE HEBRON AREA. LINGERING HIGH WATER WILL BE SLOW TO RECEDE...
  WITH FLOODING LIKELY AFFECTING ESPECIALLY AREAS ALONG THE KANKAKEE
  RIVER SOUTH OF HEBRON INTO MONDAY.

  THIS WARNING REPLACES THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING PREVIOUSLY IN EFFECT
  FOR THE SAME AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CROWN POINT...CEDAR LAKE...LOWELL...HEBRON...
  LAKES OF THE FOUR SEASONS...BOONE GROVE...
  WINFIELD AND LAKE DALECARLIA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

&&

LAT...LON 4121 8735 4125 8738 4127 8744 4139 8744
      4144 8711 4126 8702

$$

RATZER

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
724 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

ILC053-063-091-099-105-197-291815-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FA.W.0011.160829T0024Z-160829T1815Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LA SALLE IL-FORD IL-LIVINGSTON IL-GRUNDY IL-WILL IL-KANKAKEE IL-
724 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO  HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN LA SALLE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  NORTH CENTRAL FORD COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  NORTHERN LIVINGSTON COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHERN GRUNDY COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHWESTERN WILL COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHWESTERN KANKAKEE COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 115 PM CDT MONDAY

* AT 718 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR RAINFALL ESTIMATES INDICATED THAT
  WIDESPREAD AMOUNTS OF TWO INCHES HAD FALLEN EARLIER THIS AFTERNOON
  ACROSS THE WARNED AREA...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF
  FOUR INCHES. SIGNIFICANT FLOODING WAS OCCURRING...PARTICULARLY
  NEAR BRACEVILLE...ODELL...CORNELL AND DANA. HIGH WATER WILL BEGIN
  TO SLOWLY RECEDE TONIGHT...BUT FLOODING WILL REMAIN PROBLEMATIC
  ACROSS THE AREA INTO MONDAY. MANY ROADS AND INTERSECTIONS ARE
  FLOODED.

  THIS WARNING REPLACES FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS PREVIOUSLY IN EFFECT
  FOR THE WARNED AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  PONTIAC...DWIGHT...BRAIDWOOD...DIAMOND...HERSCHER...GARDNER...
  GRIDLEY...FLANAGAN...ODELL...MAZON...BRACEVILLE...
  LAKEWOOD SHORES...ESSEX...SOUTH WILMINGTON...GODLEY...CORNELL...
  RANSOM...BUCKINGHAM...CABERY AND VERONA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 4076 8858 4075 8893 4093 8893 4093 8894
      4096 8894 4106 8863 4119 8876 4130 8813
      4100 8803 4100 8813 4098 8813 4091 8848
      4087 8855 4075 8855 4075 8858

$$

RATZER

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