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Vermilion County Emergency Management Agency
Saturday June 29th, 2019 :: 10:18 p.m. CDT

Alert

Flash Flood Warning until 04:15AM Sunday

The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for... East central Vermilion County in east central Illinois...

* Until 415 AM CDT Sunday.

* At 1014 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain across the warned area. Up to three inches of rain have already fallen this evening. Flash flooding is already occurring.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Danville, Bismarck, Henning, Vermilion County Airport and Alvin. Additional rainfall amounts of 1 inch are possible in the warned area as additional thunderstorms move into the area after 1015 PM CDT, and may worsen flooding in some areas.

* AFFECTED AREAS: VERMILION, IL

Instructions:

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding.

Address/Location
Vermilion County Emergency Management Agency
201 N Vermilion St
Danville, IL 61832

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 217-443-6010

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flash Flood Warning

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