Heavy rain causing some flooding issues in portions of Boone and McHenry counties

Weather
FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
526 PM CDT SAT AUG 28 2021

BOONE IL-MCHENRY IL-
526 PM CDT SAT AUG 28 2021

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN BOONE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  NORTHWESTERN MCHENRY COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 730 PM CDT.

* AT 526 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO 
  THUNDERSTORMS. BETWEEN 1 AND 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN, AND AN 
  ADDITIONAL INCH OF RAIN MAY OCCUR OVER THE NEXT HOUR AS 
  THUNDERSTORMS REDEVELOP OVER THE SAME AREA. FLOODING OF FIELDS AND 
  LOW-LYING ROADWAYS IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  HARVARD, POPLAR GROVE AND CAPRON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS MINOR FLOODING ALONG WATERWAYS AND OTHER POOR 
DRAINAGE AREAS IS IMMINENT OR MAY ALREADY BE OCCURRING. PERSONS IN 
THE ADVISORY AREA SHOULD USE CAUTION AND AVOID FLOOD WATERS.

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