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Grundy County IL Emergency Management Agency
Saturday October 26th, 2019 :: 08:50 p.m. CDT

Advisory

FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 08:45AM SUNDAY - TURN AROUND DON'T DROWN

844 PM CDT Sat Oct 26 2019

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flood Warning for Urban Areas and Small Streams in...
Kendall County in northeastern Illinois...
Lake County in northeastern Illinois...
La Salle County in north central Illinois...
Will County in northeastern Illinois...
De Kalb County in north central Illinois...
Grundy County in northeastern Illinois...
Kankakee County in northeastern Illinois...
Kane County in northeastern Illinois...
McHenry County in northeastern Illinois...
DuPage County in northeastern Illinois...
Cook County in northeastern Illinois...
Boone County in north central Illinois...

* Until 845 AM CDT Sunday.

* At 842 PM CDT, trained weather spotters reported heavy rain of two
to three inches in many locations across northeast Illinois.
Flooding has been reported in some areas and is expected to
continue overnight. An additional one inch of rain is possible
through midnight.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Chicago,
Aurora, Joliet, Naperville, Elgin, Waukegan, Cicero, Hammond,
Arlington Heights, Evanston, Schaumburg, Bolingbrook, Palatine,
Skokie, Des Plaines, Orland Park, Tinley Park, Oak Lawn, Berwyn
and Mount Prospect.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

Address/Location
Grundy County IL Emergency Management Agency
1320 Union St., RM E-01
Morris, IL 60450

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 815-941-3212

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