485  
WGUS53 KLOT 030546  
FFWLOT  
ILC031-030945-  
/O.NEW.KLOT.FF.W.0023.191003T0546Z-191003T0945Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE  
1246 AM CDT THU OCT 3 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
CENTRAL COOK COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...  
 
* UNTIL 445 AM CDT.  
 
* AT 1244 AM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
VERY HEAVY RAIN ACROSS CENTRAL COOK COUNTY, ESPECIALLY THE  
IMMEDIATE NORTH SIDE OF CHICAGO. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE  
ALREADY FALLEN AND ANOTHER INCH TO AN INCH AND A HALF COULD FALL  
THROUGH 230 AM CDT BEFORE THE RAIN ENDS. FLASH FLOODING IS LIKELY,  
AND LAW ENFORCEMENT HAS REPORTED FLOODING BEGINNING.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
CHICAGO, LAKE SHORE DRIVE, EVANSTON, SKOKIE, OAK PARK, MAYWOOD,  
FRANKLIN PARK, RIVER FOREST, HARWOOD HEIGHTS, LINCOLN PARK,  
MELROSE PARK, NORRIDGE, SCHILLER PARK, LAKEVIEW, ROGERS PARK,  
LOGAN SQUARE, ELMWOOD PARK, LINCOLNWOOD AND RIVER GROVE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS  
WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4201 8766 4198 8765 4196 8763 4196 8764  
4194 8763 4194 8764 4192 8763 4191 8762  
4191 8763 4189 8784 4192 8787 4196 8787  
4203 8767  
 

 
 
FRIEDLEIN  
 
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