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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
348 AM CST Sat Feb 23 2019

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
241000-
Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Lake IL-Ogle-Lee-DeKalb-Kane-DuPage-Cook-
La Salle-Kendall-Grundy-Will-Kankakee-Livingston-Iroquois-Ford-
Lake IN-Porter-Newton-Jasper-Benton-
348 AM CST Sat Feb 23 2019 /448 AM EST Sat Feb 23 2019/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of North Central
Illinois...Northeast Illinois and Northwest Indiana.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.
  Elevated Non thunderstorm wind Risk late tonight.
  Limited Fog Risk.
  Limited Ice accumulation Risk northwest through mid-morning.

DISCUSSION...

 A few isolated thunderstorms embedded within widespread showers
will be possible late this afternoon and evening. Gusty winds will
be possible with any thunderstorm or heavy shower.

 Very strong west winds are expected to develop late tonight
toward daybreak Sunday.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

Sunday...
  Elevated Non Thunderstorm Wind Risk.
Sunday night...
  Limited Excessive Cold Risk.
Monday night and Tuesday morning...
  Limited Excessive Cold Risk.
Wednesday night...
  Limited Excessive Cold Risk.

DISCUSSION:

 Very strong and potentially damaging westerly winds are expected
Sunday morning into Sunday evening.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  Spotter activation will not be necessary through tonight.

GENERAL STORM MOTION OF THE DAY:

 Moving toward the NE at 50 to 60 mph.

$$



High Wind Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Chicago IL
207 PM CST Sat Feb 23 2019

...Strong Winds Late Tonight into Sunday Evening...

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
240415-
/O.UPG.KLOT.HW.A.0001.190224T0900Z-190225T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KLOT.HW.W.0001.190224T0900Z-190225T0000Z/
Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Lake IL-Ogle-Lee-DeKalb-Kane-DuPage-Cook-
La Salle-Kendall-Grundy-Will-Kankakee-Livingston-Iroquois-Ford-
Lake IN-Porter-Newton-Jasper-Benton-
Including the cities of Rockford, Belvidere, Woodstock, Waukegan,
Oregon, Dixon, DeKalb, Aurora, Elgin, Wheaton, Chicago, Ottawa,
Oswego, Morris, Joliet, Kankakee, Pontiac, Watseka, Paxton, Gary,
Valparaiso, Morocco, Rensselaer, and Fowler
207 PM CST Sat Feb 23 2019 /307 PM EST Sat Feb 23 2019/

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM CST /4 AM EST/ TO 6 PM
CST /7 PM EST/ SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a High Wind
Warning, which is in effect from 3 AM CST /4 AM EST/ to 6 PM CST
/7 PM EST/ Sunday. The High Wind Watch is no longer in effect.

* TIMING...Very strong west winds will develop late tonight and
  early Sunday morning and persist into Sunday evening.

* WINDS...Sustained west winds of 40 mph with gusts up to 60
  mph.

* IMPACTS...Difficult travel, especially for high profile vehicles
  on north to south roads. Unsecured objects outdoors blown
  around. Tree limb damage and sporadic power outages possible.

* Scattered snow showers in the morning may produce near white-
  out conditions for brief periods.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.

&&

$$

Krein



Flood Advisory

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville Il
914 AM CST SAT FEB 23 2019

ILC007-037-103-111-141-201-232045-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FA.Y.0002.190223T1514Z-190223T2045Z/
/00000.N.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Ogle IL-Lee IL-De Kalb IL-Winnebago IL-McHenry IL-Boone IL-
914 AM CST SAT FEB 23 2019

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flood Advisory for Minor Flooding in Poor Drainage Areas for...
  Rain and Snowmelt in...
  Ogle County in north central Illinois...
  Lee County in north central Illinois...
  De Kalb County in north central Illinois...
  Winnebago County in north central Illinois...
  McHenry County in northeastern Illinois...
  Boone County in north central Illinois...

* Until 245 PM CST

* At 900 AM CST, radar indicated widespread moderate to at times
  heavy rain occurring across north central Illinois. Rainfall
  amounts of one half to three quarters of an inch had fell across
  most of the area early this morning, with at least an additional
  one half of an inch expected through 1 pm. The combination of this
  rain and snowmelt on frozen ground will likely cause minor
  flooding and ponding, including on some area roads.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include...
  Rockford, McHenry, Belvidere, Woodstock, Loves Park, Machesney
  Park, Sycamore, Dixon, Rochelle, Harvard, and South Beloit.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

&&

LAT...LON 4249 8820 4215 8853 4215 8859 4198 8860
      4165 8874 4163 8885 4163 8917 4158 8917
      4159 8963 4193 8963 4193 8969 4220 8969
      4220 8940 4250 8940

$$

MTF



Flood Warning

Flood Warning
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
859 AM CST Sat Feb 23 2019

...The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Flood Warning
for the following rivers in Illinois...

  Rock River at Dixon affecting Lee County

The following forecasts are based on observed precipitation as well
as forecast precipitation 24-48 hours into the future.


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.

&&

ILC103-240259-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FL.W.0024.190224T2000Z-000000T0000Z/
/DXRI2.1.ER.190224T2000Z.190227T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
859 AM CST Sat Feb 23 2019

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Rock River at Dixon, or from Castle Rock State Park near Oregon
  downstream to Lee County line.
* from Sunday afternoon until further notice.
* At  815 AM Saturday the stage was 13.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Sunday afternoon and continue
  to rise to near 16.8 feet by early Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At 16.5 feet...Numerous sections of Page Drive inundated
  along the river. Lower Fawn Ridge Road inundated near boat docks in
  Lowell Park. Flooding of unimproved land on Riverside Drive in
  White Oaks. Colony Road is threatened north of Dixon.

&&

LAT...LON 4183 8963 4192 8948 4198 8942 4195 8932
      4183 8943 4175 8963

$$




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