Downers Grove, Illinois, United States (60515)
Lat: 41.81N, Lon: 88.01W
Wx Zone: ILZ013
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FLOOD WARNING
 Issued:11:24 AM Fri, Aug 22, 2014
 Expires:2:30 PM Fri, Aug 22, 2014
 
FLOOD WARNING
 Issued:8:15 AM Fri, Aug 22, 2014
 Expires:7:00 PM Fri, Aug 22, 2014
 
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FLOOD WARNING
Issue Date:11:24 AM Fri, Aug 22, 2014
Expiration:2:30 PM Fri, Aug 22, 2014
...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR CENTRAL COOK AND DUPAGE
COUNTIES UNTIL 230 PM CDT...

AT 1117 AM CDT...FLOODING CONTINUED ACROSS THE WARNED AREA WITH 
NUMEROUS COMMUNITIES UNDER SEVERAL FEET OF WATER. OVERNIGHT AND THIS 
MORNING...RADAR ESTIMATES AND MEASURED RAINFALL REPORTS INDICATE 
THAT UP TO AROUND FIVE INCHES OF RAIN HAD FALLEN WITH LOCALLY HIGHER 
TOTALS.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT ARE EXPERIENCING FLOODING INCLUDE...ADDISON...
HINSDALE...ELMHURST...WOOD DALE...BURBANK...OAK LAWN...BEDFORD 
PARK...BRIDGEVIEW...ALONG WITH OTHER LOCATIONS ALONG THE SALT CREEK 
AND ADDISON CREEK.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS...URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...UNDERPASSES AND LOW LYING AREAS.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

FLOOD WARNING
Issue Date:8:15 AM Fri, Aug 22, 2014
Expiration:7:00 PM Fri, Aug 22, 2014
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WARNING
FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ILLINOIS... 

DES PLAINES RIVER AT RIVERSIDE AFFECTING COOK COUNTY
W BR DU PAGE RIVER NEAR WARRENVILLE AFFECTING DU PAGE COUNTY

.TORRENTIAL RAINFALL OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ACROSS NORTHEAST ILLINOIS IS 
RESULTING IN RISES ON PORTIONS OF THE DES PLAINES AND DU PAGE
RIVERS.

SAFETY MESSAGE...IF YOU ENCOUNTER A FLOODED ROADWAY...TURN AROUND AND
FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT WEATHER.GOV/CHICAGO.


THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A 

* FLOOD WARNING FOR 
THE W BR DU PAGE RIVER NEAR WARRENVILLE.
* FROM THIS AFTERNOON TO THIS EVENING.
* AT  715 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.6 FEET. 
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.5 FEET. 
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST. 
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO NEAR FLOOD STAGE THIS 
AFTERNOON.

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