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Illinois, Cook

Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 2:20 AM CDT on August 22, 2014

Expires 9:30 AM EDT on August 22, 2014


The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Cook County in northeast Illinois...
DuPage County in northeast Illinois...
Northwestern Lake County in Northwest Indiana...

* until 830 am CDT

* at 217 am CDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated
slow moving thunderstorms with very heavy rainfall across the
warned area. Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches per hour are
falling across the same areas that received heavy rainfall on
Thursday. This heavy rainfall will continue through 4 to 5 am
before the rainfall abates across the area. An additional 1 to 3
inches of rainfall is expected across portions of the warned area.

* Runoff from this excessive rainfall will cause flash flooding to
occur. Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Addison... Alsip... Berwyn... Blue Island... Brookfield... Burnham...
Burr Ridge... Calumet City... Carol Stream... Chatham... Chicago...
Chicago Heights... Cicero... Dolton and Downers Grove.


Other locations affected...
Argonne National laboratory... benedictine University... Brookfield
zoo... College of dupage... DuPage County Fairgrounds... first Midwest
bank Amphitheatre...


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.


Lat... Lon 4196 8763 4191 8762 4190 8760 4184 8760
      4175 8753 4170 8751 4169 8748 4138 8750
      4139 8753 4147 8753 4147 8779 4156 8780
      4156 8791 4164 8791 4164 8803 4173 8803
      4172 8826 4206 8826 4207 8824 4212 8824


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Local Storm Report



08/22/2014 0247 am

3 miles SW of midway airpor, Cook County.

Heavy rain m3.60 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Measured 3.60 inches of rain in the past 40 minutes.





08/22/2014 0240 am

Burbank, Cook County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Streets are impassible. From facebook.





08/22/2014 0234 am

3 miles SW of midway airpor, Cook County.

Heavy rain m2.75 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Measured 2.75 inches of rain in the past 27 minutes.





08/22/2014 0223 am

3 miles SW of midway airpor, Cook County.

Heavy rain e1.80 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Measured 1.80 inches of rain in the past 17 minutes.





08/21/2014 0445 PM

2 miles NW of Burnham, Cook County.

Heavy rain m2.09 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            Total since 7am this morning. 1.22 inches fell in one
            hour up to report time.




08/21/2014 1015 am

3 miles SW of midway airporham, Cook County.

Heavy rain m1.21 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            From 12-1015 am CDT.




08/21/2014 0845 am

Lemont, Cook County.

Heavy rain m1.25 inch, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Rainfall since 4 am.




08/21/2014 0728 am

Park Forest, Cook County.

Heavy rain m0.51 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Total so far.





08/21/2014 0445 PM

2 miles NW of Burnham, Cook County.

Heavy rain m2.09 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            Total since 7am this morning. 1.22 inches fell in one
            hour up to report time.




08/21/2014 1015 am

3 miles SW of midway airporham, Cook County.

Heavy rain m1.21 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            From 12-1015 am CDT.




08/21/2014 0845 am

Lemont, Cook County.

Heavy rain m1.25 inch, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Rainfall since 4 am.




08/21/2014 0728 am

Park Forest, Cook County.

Heavy rain m0.51 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Total so far.





08/21/2014 0445 PM

2 miles NW of Burnham, Cook County.

Heavy rain m2.09 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            Total since 7am this morning. 1.22 inches fell in one
            hour up to report time.





08/21/2014 0728 am

Park Forest, Cook County.

Heavy rain m0.51 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Total so far.




08/21/2014 1015 am

3 miles SW of midway airporrville, Cook County.

Heavy rain m1.21 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            From 12-1015 am CDT.





08/21/2014 0845 am

Lemont, Cook County.

Heavy rain m1.25 inch, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Rainfall since 4 am.




08/21/2014 1015 am

3 miles SW of midway airpor, Cook County.

Heavy rain m1.21 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            From 12-1015 am CDT.





08/21/2014 0845 am

Lemont, Cook County.

Heavy rain m1.25 inch, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Rainfall since 4 am.





08/21/2014 0728 am

Park Forest, Cook County.

Heavy rain m0.51 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Total so far.



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