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FLASH FLOOD WARNING
ILC107-125-129-290400-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
805 PM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL MASON COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  MENARD COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  WEST CENTRAL LOGAN COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 1100 PM CDT

* AT 804 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE
  WARNED AREA. RADAR ESTIMATES UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN
  ACROSS A PORTION OF THE WARNING AREA IN THE PAST HOUR.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
  OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  GREENVIEW...MIDDLETOWN...PETERSBURG AND TALLULA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 4019 8955 4006 8947 3990 8991 3990 8998
      4004 9000 4011 9000

$$

BAK

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