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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
443 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
310945-
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE ILLINOIS-OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-
DUPAGE-COOK-LA SALLE-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL-KANKAKEE-LIVINGSTON-
IROQUOIS-FORD-LAKE INDIANA-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-BENTON-
443 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016 /543 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
NORTHEAST ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED:
 ELEVATED THUNDERSTORM RISK...WITH AN ASSOCIATED:
   ELEVATED FLASH FLOODING RISK.

HIGH SWIM RISK.

DISCUSSION:

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY
THIS EVENING ACROSS THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA. ALTHOUGH SEVERE
WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED...ISOLATED STRONGER STORMS MAY PRODUCE
GUSTY WINDS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WILL ALSO BE CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAINFALL WHICH MAY LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLASH
FLOODING. AT THIS TIME...THE HIGHEST POTENTIAL FOR THIS HEAVY
RAINFALL AND LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING WILL BE OVER AREAS ALONG
AND BETWEEN I-88 AND I-80.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

MONDAY AND TUESDAY...
  LIMITED THUNDERSTORM RISK.

WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...
  LIMITED THUNDERSTORM RISK.
  LIMITED EXCESSIVE HEAT RISK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NECESSARY THROUGH TONIGHT.

GENERAL STORM MOTION OF THE DAY:

MOVING TO THE EAST AT 10 TO 15 MPH.

&&

$$



Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
408 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

ILC031-037-043-089-197-301900-
/O.CON.KLOT.FA.W.0006.000000T0000Z-160730T1900Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
DUPAGE IL-DE KALB IL-WILL IL-KANE IL-COOK IL-
408 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 200 PM CDT SATURDAY FOR
SOUTHERN DUPAGE...NORTHEASTERN DE KALB...NORTH CENTRAL WILL...CENTRAL
KANE AND SOUTH CENTRAL COOK COUNTIES...

AT 400 AM CDT...RUNOFF FROM THE 2 TO 4 INCHES OF RAIN WHICH FELL ON
FRIDAY CONTINUES TO RESULT IN FLOODING WITH NUMEROUS ROADS REPORTED
BLOCKED BY FLOOD WATERS. DUPAGE COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTS
SIGNIFICANT IMPACTS ACROSS SOUTHERN DUPAGE COUNTY FROM 75TH STREET
SOUTH. ALTHOUGH ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL IS NOT EXPECTED EARLY THIS
MORNING...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE ONCE AGAIN POSSIBLE ACROSS THE
WARNED AREA BY MID DAY TODAY AND THIS ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD
CAUSE RENEWED RISES IN FLOOD WATERS.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
AURORA...NAPERVILLE...BOLINGBROOK...ORLAND PARK...WHEATON...
DOWNERS GROVE...LOMBARD...ROMEOVILLE...ST. CHARLES...GLEN ELLYN...
WEST CHICAGO...BATAVIA...WESTMONT...HOMER GLEN...LISLE...GENEVA...
SYCAMORE...HINSDALE...LEMONT AND LA GRANGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

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

&&

LAT...LON 4181 8788 4155 8791 4172 8815 4187 8854
      4190 8875 4206 8871 4205 8862 4203 8845
      4197 8842

$$

RODRIGUEZ




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