Severe Weather Alerts - Rensselaer, IN

  • Flash Flood Watch

    Flash Flood Watch in effect from Wednesday, 1:00 PM CDT until Thursday, 7:00 AM CDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF ILLINOIS AND INDIANA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
AREAS...IN ILLINOIS...FORD...IROQUOIS...KANKAKEE AND
LIVINGSTON. IN INDIANA...BENTON...JASPER AND NEWTON.

* FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

* SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO SPREAD NORTH
THROUGH THE KANKAKEE RIVER VALLEY LATER WEDNESDAY...AND THEN
SHIFT EAST WEDNESDAY NIGHT. PERSISTENT STEADY RAIN IS EXPECTED
WITH EMBEDDED HEAVIER SHOWERS ASSOCIATED WITH THUNDERSTORMS. THE
HIGHEST RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL FALL OVER THE WATCH AREA WHICH IS
STILL RECOVERING FROM HEAVY RAIN THAT FELL MONDAY NIGHT.
THEREFORE...FLASH FLOODING IS POSSIBLE.

* RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO TWO INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
AMOUNTS EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

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