Flood Advisory

Published 07/28 2016 07:15PM

Updated 07/28 2016 07:15PM

Issued at: 07/28/2016 7:06:00 PM CDT
Expires on: 07/28/2016 8:30:00 PM CDT
Counties affected: Lee ILC103-290130- /O.CON.KLOT.FA.Y.0052.000000T0000Z-160729T0130Z/ /00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ LEE IL- 706 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016 ...THE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 830 PM CDT FOR NORTH CENTRAL LEE COUNTY... AT 703 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THAT THE STORMS WHICH PRODUCED HEAVY RAIN HAVE ENDED ACROSS THE AREA. HOWEVER...LINGERING RUNOFF MAY CONTINUE TO PRODUCE SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA...BUT CONDITIONS SHOULD IMPROVE THROUGH THE EVENING. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE... FRANKLIN GROVE AND ASHTON. 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 4190 8946 4190 8942 4189 8943 4189 8942 4190 8940 4190 8936 4189 8936 4189 8923 4180 8914 4175 8921 4172 8928 4174 8937 4177 8943 4181 8940 $$

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