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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:45 AM CST on February 20, 2018

Expires 11:45 AM EST on February 21, 2018


The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams in...
Kendall County in northeastern Illinois...
La Salle County in north central Illinois...
DuPage County in northeastern Illinois...
Cook County in northeastern Illinois...
southern Boone County in north central Illinois...
Livingston County in central Illinois...
Southern Lake County in northeastern Illinois...
Ogle County in north central Illinois...
Will County in northeastern Illinois...
Lee County in north central Illinois...
De Kalb County in north central Illinois...
southern Winnebago County in north central Illinois...
Grundy County in northeastern Illinois...
Kankakee County in northeastern Illinois...
Ford County in east central Illinois...
Kane County in northeastern Illinois...
Iroquois County in east central Illinois...
southern McHenry County in northeastern Illinois...
Benton County in northwestern Indiana...
Porter County in northwestern Indiana...
Newton County in northwestern Indiana...
Lake County in northwestern Indiana...
Jasper County in northwestern Indiana...

* until 1045 am CST Wednesday/1145 am EST Wednesday/

* at 1038 am CST/1138 am EST/, Doppler radar and trained weather
spotters observed heavy rainfall of two to four inches across the
warned area with widespread flooding likely occurring. Additional
heavy rainfall of one to three inches is expected this afternoon
into tonight and will likely worsen the ongoing flooding. Flash
flooding is possible in parts of the warned area due to the
additional heavy rainfall.


Lat... Lon 4062 8846 4062 8857 4076 8858 4075 8893
      4093 8893 4093 8905 4110 8905 4110 8916
      4158 8917 4158 8963 4220 8969 4226 8782
      4164 8743 4171 8693 4091 8693 4084 8710
      4048 8709 4049 8794 4040 8793 4040 8846


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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 12:00 PM EST on February 20, 2018

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 21, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Illinois and Indiana, including the following
areas, in Illinois, Cook, dupage, Ford, Grundy, Iroquois,
Kankakee, Kendall, La Salle, Livingston, and will. In Indiana,
Benton, Jasper, Lake in, Newton, and Porter.

* Through late tonight

* multiple rounds of showers and some thunderstorms are expected
today and into portions of tonight. Widespread rainfall amounts
of one and a half to three inches are expected with isolated
higher totals possible.

* The ground remains frozen, therefore much of the rain will
result in rapid runoff. Rises on area rivers and streams will
likely continue that will result in additional flooding.
Flooding of low lying areas and on roadways near flood prone
areas will also continue to be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 12:00 PM EST on February 20, 2018

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 21, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Illinois and Indiana, including the following
areas, in Illinois, Cook, dupage, Ford, Grundy, Iroquois,
Kankakee, Kendall, La Salle, Livingston, and will. In Indiana,
Benton, Jasper, Lake in, Newton, and Porter.

* Through late tonight

* multiple rounds of showers and some thunderstorms are expected
today and into portions of tonight. Widespread rainfall amounts
of one and a half to three inches are expected with isolated
higher totals possible.

* The ground remains frozen, therefore much of the rain will
result in rapid runoff. Rises on area rivers and streams will
likely continue that will result in additional flooding.
Flooding of low lying areas and on roadways near flood prone
areas will also continue to be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




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Alabama - Record Report
Alaska - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Hard Freeze Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
California - High Surf Advisory , Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory , Hard Freeze Warning , Record Report
Colorado - Avalanche Warning , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Record Report
District of Columbia - Record Report
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Record Report
Guam - High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , High Wind Warning
Idaho - Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Ice Storm Warning , Winter Weather Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Maine - Winter Weather Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
Missouri - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Statement , Special Statement
Montana - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Public Information Statement
Nevada -
New Hampshire - Areal Flood Watch
New Mexico - High Wind Warning , Record Report
New York - Areal Flood Watch , Record Report
North Carolina - Record Report
North Dakota - Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Oregon - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Flood Advisory
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning
South Dakota - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Record Report
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Areal Flood Watch
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia -
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
West Virginia - Flood Warning
Wisconsin - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement
Wyoming - Wind Chill Warning , Record Report

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