Lake Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flood Warning
Statement as of 9:04 AM CDT on July 06, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Kankakee River at Shelby.
* Until Tuesday morning.
* At 845 am Monday the stage was 9.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
early Tuesday.
* Impact... at 9.0 feet... lowland agricultural flooding begins.


Lat... Lon 4127 8727 4121 8756 4111 8753 4118 8722


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Special Statement
Statement as of 3:55 PM CDT on July 06, 2015

... Special Weather Statement for southeastern Cook and Northwestern
Lake counties until 430 PM CDT...

At 354 PM CDT... Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms
along a line extending from Chatham to Phoenix... and moving
northeast at 25 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with these storms and
torrential downpours are likely.

Locations impacted include...
Chicago... Hammond... Gary...
Oak Lawn... Calumet City... East Chicago...
Blue Island... Dolton... Alsip...
Midlothian... Chatham... Posen...
Whiting... Burnham... Harvey...
South Holland... Evergreen Park... Homewood...
Hazel Crest... Markham...

Including the following interstates...
I-57 between mile markers 349 and 358.
I-80 near mile marker 155.
I-94 between mile markers 61 and 73.
I-294 between mile markers 61 and 73.
Indiana I-90 between mile markers 1 and 6.

This includes... south suburban College.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 4157 8769 4170 8775 4179 8757 4178 8756
      4177 8756 4175 8753 4171 8753 4167 8748
      4167 8744 4168 8743 4168 8742 4167 8742
      4165 8744 4164 8740
time... Mot... loc 2054z 247deg 21kt 4171 8765 4162 8763


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355 PM CDT Mon Jul 6 2015

... Special Weather Statement for southeastern Cook and Northwestern
Lake counties until 430 PM CDT...

At 354 PM CDT... Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms
along a line extending from Chatham to Phoenix... and moving
northeast at 25 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with these storms and
torrential downpours are likely.

Locations impacted include...
Chicago... Hammond... Gary...
Oak Lawn... Calumet City... East Chicago...
Blue Island... Dolton... Alsip...
Midlothian... Chatham... Posen...
Whiting... Burnham... Harvey...
South Holland... Evergreen Park... Homewood...
Hazel Crest... Markham...

Including the following interstates...
I-57 between mile markers 349 and 358.
I-80 near mile marker 155.
I-94 between mile markers 61 and 73.
I-294 between mile markers 61 and 73.
Indiana I-90 between mile markers 1 and 6.

This includes... south suburban College.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 4157 8769 4170 8775 4179 8757 4178 8756
      4177 8756 4175 8753 4171 8753 4167 8748
      4167 8744 4168 8743 4168 8742 4167 8742
      4165 8744 4164 8740
time... Mot... loc 2054z 247deg 21kt 4171 8765 4162 8763


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