Lake County, Indiana
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Flash Flood Warning
INC073-089-127-290030-
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JASPER IN-PORTER IN-LAKE IN-
312 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 730 PM CDT FOR
NORTHWESTERN JASPER...SOUTHWESTERN PORTER AND SOUTHEASTERN LAKE
COUNTIES...

AT 310 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. THREE TO FOUR INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
ALREADY FALLEN WITH FLASH FLOODING OCCURRING AT THIS TIME.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
CROWN POINT...CEDAR LAKE...LOWELL...DE MOTTE...HEBRON...
LAKES OF THE FOUR SEASONS...BOONE GROVE...WINFIELD...
KOUTS AND LAKE DALECARLIA.

INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATE...
INDIANA I-65 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 235 AND 249.

THIS INCLUDES... LAKE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 4120 8728 4122 8728 4120 8731 4118 8743
4142 8744 4145 8708 4124 8698

$$

Flood Advisory
ILC053-063-075-091-099-105-197-INC073-089-111-127-282145-
/O.CON.KLOT.FA.Y.0074.000000T0000Z-160828T2145Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LA SALLE IL-IROQUOIS IL-FORD IL-LIVINGSTON IL-GRUNDY IL-WILL IL-
KANKAKEE IL-JASPER IN-PORTER IN-LAKE IN-NEWTON IN-
319 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...THE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
445 PM CDT FOR CENTRAL LA SALLE...NORTHWESTERN IROQUOIS...NORTH
CENTRAL FORD...NORTHERN LIVINGSTON...GRUNDY...SOUTHERN WILL...
KANKAKEE...NORTHERN JASPER...PORTER...SOUTHERN LAKE AND NORTHERN
NEWTON COUNTIES...

AT 315 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUING AT THIS TIME. THIS IS CAUSING URBAN AND
SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. THREE TO FOUR INCHES OF
RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN IN SEVERAL LOCATIONS ACROSS THE ADVISORY
AREA...WITH FLASH FLOODING ALSO LIKELY OCCURRING AT THIS TIME.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
MERRILLVILLE...VALPARAISO...HOBART...KANKAKEE...CROWN POINT...
OTTAWA...BOURBONNAIS...BRADLEY...ST. JOHN...STREATOR...MORRIS...
PONTIAC...CEDAR LAKE...PERU...LOWELL...MANTENO...MARSEILLES...
DWIGHT...PEOTONE AND DE MOTTE.

INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...
I-39 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 41 AND 58.
I-55 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 197 AND 241.
I-57 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 294 AND 332.
INDIANA I-65 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 225 AND 252.

THIS INCLUDES... VALPARAISO UNIVERSITY...BUFFALO ROCK STATE PARK...
GEBHARD WOODS STATE PARK...ILLINI STATE PARK...ILLINOIS VALLEY
COMMUNITY COLLEGE...KANKAKEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE...KANKAKEE COUNTY
FAIRGROUNDS AND SPEEDWAY...KANKAKEE RIVER STATE PARK...LAKE COUNTY
FAIRGROUNDS...MATTHIESSEN STATE PARK...OLIVET NAZARINE UNIVERSITY...
PORTER COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS...STARVED ROCK STATE PARK...WILL COUNTY
FAIRGROUNDS...AND WILLIAM G STRATTON STATE PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 4107 8729 4087 8806 4087 8893 4093 8893
4093 8905 4110 8905 4110 8916 4135 8916
4137 8788 4153 8693 4112 8693

$$

Flood Warning
INC089-111-290425-
/O.CON.KLOT.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-160902T1200Z/
/SLBI3.1.ER.160816T1822Z.160821T2330Z.160902T0600Z.NO/
925 AM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
The Kankakee River at Shelby.
* until Friday morning.
* At 845 AM Sunday the stage was 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
early Friday morning.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...Flooding affects county and local roads.
Wildwood Estates and Sumava Resorts begin to experience some
flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 4127 8727 4121 8756 4111 8753 4118 8722


$$

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