837  
WGUS53 KILX 180447  
FFWILX  
ILC021-167-180745-  
/O.NEW.KILX.FF.W.0023.170618T0447Z-170618T0745Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL  
1147 PM CDT SAT JUN 17 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
CENTRAL CHRISTIAN COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...  
SOUTHERN SANGAMON COUNTY IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS...  
 
* UNTIL 245 AM CDT  
 
* AT 1145 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO  
BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
SPRINGFIELD, TAYLORVILLE, CHATHAM, AUBURN, PAWNEE, KINCAID, NEW  
BERLIN, DIVERNON, EDINBURG, STONINGTON, LOAMI, BULPITT, JEISYVILLE,  
THAYER, TOVEY, BERRY, OWANECO, PALMER, SANGCHRIS LAKE STATE PARK  
AND WILLEYS.  
 
THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 55 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 77 AND 91.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3974 8914 3965 8913 3942 8914 3944 8953  
3952 8954 3952 8992 3957 8993 3972 8999  
 

 
 
BARNES  
 
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