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3:59 PM CDT on August 28, 2016 (GMT -0500)
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Pressure 30.16 in
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Heat Index 79 °F
Dew Point 73 °F
Humidity 87%
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METAR KVYS 282055Z AUTO 15005KT 10SM CLR 24/21 A3016 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT N S AND SW T02400212
Pressure 30.16 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 79 °F
Dew Point 73 °F
Humidity 87%
Rainfall 0.00 in
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6:18 AM 7:35 PM
Waning Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KVYS 282055Z AUTO 15005KT 10SM CLR 24/21 A3016 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT N S AND SW T02400212

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Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 3:09 PM CDT Aug. 28, 2016 – National Weather Service

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 730 PM CDT for
east central La Salle... north central Ford... northeastern
Livingston... Grundy... southwestern will and southwestern Kankakee
counties...

At 305 PM CDT... Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Three to four inches of rain have
already fallen with flash flooding occurring at this time. This
includes areas near Braceville where water covered roads have been
reported.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Marseilles... Dwight... Seneca... Wilmington... Braidwood... Coal City...
Diamond... Elwood... Herscher... Gardner... ODell... Mazon... Braceville...
Lakewood Shores... Essex... South Wilmington... Godley... Ransom...
Bonfield and Carbon Hill.

Including the following Interstate...
I-55 between mile markers 207 and 243.

This includes... Kankakee River State Park.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Move to higher ground now. Act quickly to protect your life.

Turn around... dont drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 4124 8880 4143 8804 4101 8798 4100 8804
      4100 8813 4098 8813 4091 8849


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1025 am CDT sun Aug 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Illinois River at La Salle.
* Until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 945 am Sunday the stage was 20.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 21.1 feet by
early Monday. The river will fall below flood stage late Tuesday
morning.


Lat... Lon 4137 8896 4135 8929 4126 8930 4128 8896


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 3:19 PM CDT Aug. 28, 2016 – National Weather Service

... The Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory remains in effect until
445 PM CDT for central La Salle... northwestern Iroquois... north
central Ford... northern Livingston... Grundy... southern will...
Kankakee... northern Jasper... Porter... Southern Lake and northern
Newton counties...

At 315 PM CDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms continuing at this time. This is causing Urban and
Small Stream flooding in the advisory area. Three to four inches of
rain have already fallen in several locations across the advisory
area... with flash flooding also likely occurring at this time.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Merrillville... Valparaiso... Hobart... Kankakee... Crown Point...
Ottawa... Bourbonnais... Bradley... St. John... Streator... Morris...
Pontiac... Cedar Lake... Peru... Lowell... Manteno... Marseilles...
Dwight... Peotone and de motte.

Including the following interstates...
I-39 between mile markers 41 and 58.
I-55 between mile markers 197 and 241.
I-57 between mile markers 294 and 332.
Indiana I-65 between mile markers 225 and 252.

This includes... Valparaiso University... Buffalo Rock State Park...
gebhard Woods State Park... Illini State Park... Illinois Valley
Community College... Kankakee Community College... Kankakee County
Fairgrounds and Speedway... Kankakee River State Park... Lake County
Fairgrounds... Matthiessen State Park... Olivet nazarine University...
Porter County Fairgrounds... Starved Rock State Park... Will County
Fairgrounds... and William g Stratton State Park.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause elevated levels on
small creeks and streams... and ponding of water in urban areas...
highways... streets and underpasses as well as other poor drainage
areas and low lying spots.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... as well as farm and country roads. Do not
attempt to travel across flooded roads. Find alternate routes.


Lat... Lon 4107 8729 4087 8806 4087 8893 4093 8893
      4093 8905 4110 8905 4110 8916 4135 8916
      4137 8788 4153 8693 4112 8693


Rodriguez


1028 am CDT sun Aug 28 2016

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
the Illinois River at Ottawa.
* Until Tuesday evening.
* At 930 am Sunday the stage was 462.0 feet.
* Action stage is 461.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 463.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 462.4 feet by early Monday.
* Impact... at 462.4 feet... Allen Park entrance threatened and west
boat ramp is submerged.


Lat... Lon 4135 8868 4137 8896 4128 8897 4127 8867


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