551  
WGUS53 KILX 181459  
FFWILX  
ILC019-039-113-147-183-182100-  
/O.NEW.KILX.FF.W.0031.171118T1459Z-171118T2100Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL  
859 AM CST SAT NOV 18 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHERN PIATT COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...  
CENTRAL DE WITT COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...  
NORTHERN VERMILION COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...  
SOUTHEASTERN MCLEAN COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...  
NORTHERN CHAMPAIGN COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...  
 
* UNTIL 300 PM CST SATURDAY  
 
* AT 858 AM CST, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO TWO TO THREE INCHES OF  
RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN, AND ADDITIONAL STORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN  
ARE EXPECTED IN THE NEXT HOUR OR TWO. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED  
TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
RANTOUL, CLINTON, MAHOMET, HOOPESTON, FARMER CITY, FISHER,  
ROSSVILLE, THOMASBORO, COLFAX, GIFFORD, MANSFIELD, POTOMAC,  
SAYBROOK, RANKIN, WAPELLA, LAKE OF THE WOODS, BISMARCK, LUDLOW,  
BELLFLOWER AND ROYAL.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...  
INTERSTATE 57 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 240 AND 257.  
INTERSTATE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 157 AND 177.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4022 8753 4010 8914 4023 8914 4027 8859  
4061 8866 4061 8846 4040 8846 4040 8794  
4049 8793 4049 8753  
 

 
 
SHIMON  
 
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