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Munster, IN

Weather Alert

Flood Advisory
ILC031-043-INC089-221200-
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/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
DUPAGE IL-COOK IL-LAKE IN-
113 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  COOK COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS...
  DUPAGE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS...
  NORTHWESTERN LAKE COUNTY IN NORTHWEST INDIANA...

* UNTIL 700 AM CDT

* AT 105 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED RAINFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR           
  OCCURRING WITH THE THUNDERSTORMS MOVING OVER THE AREA. THIS HEAVY  
  RAINFALL...COMBINED WITH THE RAIN THAT OCCURRED EARLIER...WILL     
  LEAD TO MINOR FLOODING AND SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF WATER ON AREA    
  ROADWAYS ACROSS THE AREA. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO  
  CONTINUE ACROSS THE ADVISED AREA THROUGH 5AM....WITH RAINFALL      
  AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE AREA.   

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
  OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
  INCLUDE...ADDISON...ALSIP...ARLINGTON HEIGHTS...BARRINGTON...
  BERWYN...BLUE ISLAND...BROOKFIELD...BURNHAM...BURR RIDGE...CALUMET
  CITY...CAROL STREAM...CHATHAM...CHICAGO...CHICAGO HEIGHTS AND
  CICERO.


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

&&

LAT...LON 4215 8775 4208 8767 4191 8762 4190 8760
      4184 8760 4170 8751 4168 8742 4142 8740
      4142 8752 4147 8753 4147 8779 4156 8780
      4156 8791 4164 8791 4164 8803 4173 8803
      4173 8826 4215 8824

$$

Day
Precip
Temp
  • Thunderstorms
    Thu
    80% Chance
    72°
    85°

    Daytime

    Thunderstorms

    Thursday Night

    Thunderstorms. Low 72F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 80%.

    Chance of Rain: 80%

    Sunrise: 06:05:06 am

    Sunset: 07:40:31 pm

    Humidity: 95%

    Wind: SW @ 5mph

    UV Index: 0 Low

  • Afternoon thunderstorms
    Fri
    60% Chance
    70°
    89°

    Daytime

    Partly cloudy with afternoon showers or thunderstorms. High 89F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%.

    Friday Night

    Scattered thunderstorms during the evening, then cloudy skies overnight. Low around 70F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.

    Chance of Rain: 60%

    Sunrise: 06:06:08 am

    Sunset: 07:38:59 pm

    Humidity: 80%

    Wind: WSW @ 8mph

    UV Index: 7 High

  • A few thunderstorms possible
    Sat
    40% Chance
    68°
    84°

    Daytime

    A few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the upper 60s.

    Chance of Rain: 40%

    Sunrise: 06:07:10 am

    Sunset: 07:37:25 pm

    Humidity: 83%

    Wind: E @ 7mph

    UV Index: 6 High

  • A few clouds
    Sun
    20% Chance
    70°
    88°

    Daytime

    A few clouds. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the low 70s.

    Chance of Rain: 20%

    Sunrise: 06:08:12 am

    Sunset: 07:35:51 pm

    Humidity: 72%

    Wind: SE @ 8mph

    UV Index: 8 Very High

  • Mainly sunny
    Mon
    20% Chance
    72°
    91°

    Daytime

    Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the low 70s.

    Chance of Rain: 20%

    Sunrise: 06:09:14 am

    Sunset: 07:34:17 pm

    Humidity: 73%

    Wind: S @ 8mph

    UV Index: 8 Very High

  • Afternoon thunderstorms
    Tue
    40% Chance
    69°
    88°

    Daytime

    Afternoon thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the upper 60s.

    Chance of Rain: 40%

    Sunrise: 06:10:15 am

    Sunset: 07:32:41 pm

    Humidity: 78%

    Wind: SSW @ 9mph

    UV Index: 8 Very High

  • Scattered thunderstorms
    Wed
    50% Chance
    65°
    83°

    Daytime

    Scattered thunderstorms. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.

    Chance of Rain: 50%

    Sunrise: 06:11:17 am

    Sunset: 07:31:05 pm

    Humidity: 71%

    Wind: SW @ 11mph

    UV Index: 7 High

Updated: August 22, 2014 @ 1:35 am

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