Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
853 PM CDT Mon May 3 2021

The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Southern Coles County in east central Illinois...

* Until midnight CDT.

* At 852 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. Between 1 and 2 inches of rain
  have fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin
  shortly.

  HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms.

  SOURCE...Doppler radar.

  IMPACT...Flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas,
           highways, streets and underpasses as well as other
           drainage and low lying areas.

* Some locations that will experience flash flooding include...
  Charleston, Mattoon, Ashmore, Lerna, Hutton, Fox Ridge State Park
  and Coles County Airport.

Additional rainfall amounts up to 1 inch are possible in the warned
area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

&&

LAT...LON 3954 8837 3953 8805 3953 8800 3940 8803
      3940 8839

FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED

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