Areal Flood Warning:

Issued at: 10:00 PM CDT on August 29, 2016, expires at: 9:45 AM CDT on August 30, 2016
  • The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
  • Flood Warning for... northern De Kalb County in north central Illinois... southern Boone County in north central Illinois... southwestern McHenry County in northeastern Illinois...
  • until 945 am CDT Tuesday
  • at 951 PM CDT...Doppler radar rainfall estimates indicate that up to four inches of rain fell across portions of the warned area Monday afternoon. While the threat of flash flooding has diminished...flooding of low spots will persist into Tuesday as high water slowly recedes. This aerial Flood Warning replaces the Flash Flood Warning previously in effect for the area.
  • Some locations that will experience flooding include... Belvidere and Marengo. 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. Lat...Lon 4223 8858 4212 8859 4213 8894 4224 8894 Ratzer

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