Rainfall Amounts From Aug 2nd

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
335 AM CDT SAT AUG 3 2013 /435 AM EDT SAT AUG 3 2013/

...PRELIMINARY RAINFALL AMOUNTS FROM FRIDAY AND FRIDAY EVENING...

THE FOLLOWING ARE A LIST OF AREA RAINFALL AMOUNTS DURING THE CALENDAR
DAY OF AUGUST 2ND. THE FIRST LIST IS FROM AUTOMATED STATIONS AT AREA
AIRPORTS.

LOCATION                       AMOUNT
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VALPARAISO IN                   1.68
RENSSELAER IN                   1.09
KANKAKEE                        0.96
CHICAGO O`HARE                  0.63
CHICAGO MIDWAY                  0.41
PERU                            0.41
WAUKEGAN                        0.38
CHICAGO PALWAUKEE               0.28
AURORA                          0.20
DUPAGE AIRPORT                  0.13
ROCKFORD                         T

NOTES:

* THE 1.68 INCHES MEASURED AT VALPARAISO WAS THE HIGHEST CALENDAR DAY
  TOTAL THERE SINCE 1.87 INCHES ON DECEMBER 14 2011.
* THIS IS THE EIGHTH DAY IN 2013 THAT VALPARAISO HAS MEASURED AT
  LEAST ONE INCH OF PRECIPITATION...AND THE FIFTH DAY SINCE JUNE 1ST.

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THE FOLLOWING LIST INCLUDES RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE INCH OR HIGHER
FROM A VARIETY OF OTHER AREA OBSERVING STATIONS THAT ARE NOT ASOS OR
AWOS. NOTE THESE ARE NOT QUALITY CONTROLLED.

LOCATION                  COUNTY      AMOUNT
--------------------------------------------
2 WNW BURNHAM             COOK         1.69
CHICAGO HEIGHTS           COOK         1.56
MERRILLVILLE 3NW          LAKE IN      1.44
2 NNE GRIFFITH            LAKE IN      1.32
PORTER                    PORTER       1.12
MORRIS                    GRUNDY       1.10
HOBART 1ENE               LAKE IN      1.08
SOUTH HOLLAND             COOK         1.03

IN ADDITION...AT THE NWS OFFICE IN ROMEOVILLE THERE WAS OFFICIALLY
1.16 INCHES OF RAIN MEASURED. THAT WAS NOT FAR FROM DOUBLE THE
AMOUNT OF RAIN MEASURED AT THE OFFICE THE ENTIRE MONTH OF JULY
/0.69 IN/.

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
1016 AM CDT SAT AUG 03 2013

...MORNING RAINFALL ROUNDUP...

   THE FOLLOWING ARE RAIN AMOUNTS FOR THE PREVIOUS 24-HOURS
   AS MEASURED IN THE MORNING BY NWS COOPERATIVE OBSERVERS
   AND COCORAHS OBSERVERS.
   OBSERVATIONS ARE USUALLY TAKEN BETWEEN 6 AND 8 AM.

   24-HOUR RAINFALL AMOUNTS
       FOR SATURDAY(08/03/13)...


ILLINOIS                                       RAIN
  LOCATION (COUNTY):                           FALL (IN)

  BRACEVILLE 0.5 SSE (GRUNDY)..................2.14
  BURNHAM-HEGEWISCH 1.6 NNW (COOK).............1.52
  BONFIELD 4WSW (KANKAKEE).....................1.50
  SOUTH WILMINGTON 2E (GRUNDY).................1.46
  OTTAWA 2N (LA SALLE).........................1.38
  CRETE 3E (WILL)..............................1.35
  BONFIELD 4NNE (KANKAKEE).....................1.33
  MORRIS 1SW (GRUNDY)..........................1.24
  CHICAGO RIDGE (COOK).........................1.21
  SHERIDAN (LA SALLE)..........................1.21
  BUCKLEY (IROQUOIS)...........................1.18
  DWIGHT (LIVINGSTON)..........................1.15
  KANKAKEE 3SE (KANKAKEE)......................1.15
  CHEBANSE (KANKAKEE)..........................1.15
  OAK LAWN (COOK)..............................1.11
  ALSIP (COOK).................................1.11
  MAZON 0.5ENE (GRUNDY)........................1.08
  KANKAKEE (KANKAKEE)..........................1.07
  HOMER GLEN 1ENE (WILL).......................1.06
  MARSEILLES 3NW (LA SALLE)....................1.05
  OTTAWA 1NW (LA SALLE)........................1.02
  LANSING (COOK)...............................0.98
  ORLAND HILLS 1SE (COOK)......................0.97
  CHENOA 4NNW (LIVINGSTON).....................0.97
  WILMINGTON 3SE (WILL)........................0.94
  LANSING (COOK)...............................0.92
  MORRIS 6ESE (GRUNDY).........................0.91
  PLAINFIELD 1SW (WILL)........................0.88
  EMINGTON 2SSE (LIVINGSTON)...................0.86
  COAL CITY 4NNW (GRUNDY)......................0.85
  CARBON HILL 3.1N (GRUNDY)....................0.85
  PLAINFIELD 2SSE (WILL).......................0.85
  MILFORD (IROQUOIS)...........................0.85
  FAIRBURY (LIVINGSTON)........................0.83
  ROMEOVILLE (WILL)............................0.83
  ORLAND HILLS 1S (COOK).......................0.82
  MENDOTA 2SE (LA SALLE).......................0.80
  PARK FOREST 1NNE (COOK)......................0.78
  GIBSON 3WNW (FORD)...........................0.76
  STREATOR 1S (LIVINGSTON).....................0.76
  BOURBONNAIS (KANKAKEE).......................0.75
  STREATOR 4ENE (LA SALLE).....................0.75
  CHICAGO 6ESE (COOK)..........................0.74
  WORTH (COOK).................................0.72
  SENECA 2SSW (LA SALLE).......................0.72
  MENDOTA 1N (LA SALLE)........................0.67
  CHANNAHON 2SSE (WILL)........................0.66
  STREATOR (LIVINGSTON)........................0.65
  PLAINFIELD (WILL)............................0.64
  MORRIS 5NNW (GRUNDY).........................0.62
  DWIGHT 4NNW (GRUNDY).........................0.60
  HOMEWOOD (COOK)..............................0.57
  MENDOTA (LA SALLE)...........................0.56
  GIBSON 6NE (FORD)............................0.55
  DOWNERS GROVE 1S (DU PAGE)...................0.54
  BOURBONNAIS 2NNE (KANKAKEE)..................0.54
  LOCKPORT 1SE (WILL)..........................0.53
  LODA (IROQUOIS)..............................0.50
  PLAINFIELD 5SW (KENDALL).....................0.50
  ST ANNE (KANKAKEE)...........................0.48
  PALOS PARK 1SW (COOK)........................0.46
  WESTMONT 1SSE (DU PAGE)......................0.46
  PONTIAC 1SE (LIVINGSTON).....................0.44
  MARSEILLES (LA SALLE)........................0.44
  HOMER GLEN 4WNW (WILL).......................0.43
  WILMINGTON 6NW (WILL)........................0.42
  OAK PARK 2S (COOK)...........................0.40
  MIDWAY (COOK)................................0.40
  WILLOW SPRINGS (COOK)........................0.40
  JOLIET 2WNW (WILL)...........................0.39
  PAXTON (FORD)................................0.38
  DOWNERS GROVE 2SE (DU PAGE)..................0.36
  LA SALLE (LA SALLE)..........................0.36
  PERU (LA SALLE)..............................0.36
  DARIEN 1ENE (DU PAGE)........................0.33
  MIDWAY COOP (COOK)...........................0.33
  WARRENVILLE 1NNW (DU PAGE)...................0.31
  WAUKEGAN 2N (LAKE)...........................0.31
  JOLIET 2N (WILL).............................0.31
  OAK PARK 1NNE (COOK).........................0.30
  ELK GROVE VILLAGE 2WSW (COOK)................0.29
  LISBON 4NE (KENDALL).........................0.29
  PEOTONE (WILL)...............................0.28
  JOLIET (WILL)................................0.28
  WESTMONT (DU PAGE)...........................0.28
  LISLE (DU PAGE)..............................0.27
  JOLIET LOCK/DAM (WILL).......................0.27
  PEOTONE (WILL)...............................0.26
  OHARE (COOK).................................0.26
  PEOTONE (WILL)...............................0.26
  ELMHURST 1ESE (DU PAGE)......................0.25
  LISLE 1SE (DU PAGE)..........................0.25
  ELMHURST (DU PAGE)...........................0.25
  MANHATTAN 5ENE (WILL)........................0.25
  PEOTONE (WILL)...............................0.24
  ROCHELLE (OGLE)..............................0.24
  MANHATTAN (WILL).............................0.23
  NEW LENOX 2SE (WILL).........................0.22
  JOLIET (WILL)................................0.21
  BURR RIDGE 2SW (DU PAGE).....................0.20
  OTTAWA (LA SALLE)............................0.20
  ST. CHARLES 6NW (KANE).......................0.18
  MORRIS (GRUNDY)..............................0.17
  GLEN ELLYN (DU PAGE).........................0.17
  HIGHWOOD 1S (LAKE)...........................0.17
  SCHAUMBURG 3WSW (COOK).......................0.16
  MINOOKA (GRUNDY).............................0.15
  ELK GROVE VILLAGE 1ESE (COOK)................0.13
  LINCOLNWOOD 2E (COOK)........................0.13
  MONEE (WILL).................................0.13
  NEW LENOX 3E (WILL)..........................0.12
  PAW PAW (LEE)................................0.12
  WHEATON (DU PAGE)............................0.10
  OAK BROOK (DU PAGE)..........................0.08
  WEST CHICAGO 1SE (DU PAGE)...................0.07
  AMBOY (LEE)..................................0.07
  BEACH PARK 1W (LAKE).........................0.07
  ROCHELLE (OGLE)..............................0.07
  AURORA (KANE)................................0.05
  EVANSTON 1SSE (COOK).........................0.05
  SUGAR GROVE 1NE (KANE).......................0.05
  BATAVIA 2WNW (KANE)..........................0.05
  GENEVA 2WSW (KANE)...........................0.05
  ST. CHARLES 1SSW (KANE)......................0.05
  MANHATTAN 2SE (WILL).........................0.05
  AURORA 4SE (DU PAGE).........................0.04
  SUGAR GROVE 1ENE (KANE)......................0.04
  BATAVIA 1WNW (KANE)..........................0.04
  GENEVA 1SSW (KANE)...........................0.04
  ELGIN 2W (KANE)..............................0.04
  POLO (OGLE)..................................0.04
  WEST CHICAGO (DU PAGE).......................0.03
  ELBURN (KANE)................................0.03
  LA GRANGE PARK 1SSW (COOK)...................0.03
  BOLINGBROOK 3NE (DU PAGE)....................0.03
  BATAVIA (KANE)...............................0.02
  PARK RIDGE (COOK)............................0.02
  ELGIN 1WSW (KANE)............................0.02
  NORTH AURORA 2NE (KANE)......................0.02
  DIXON 3NNW (LEE).............................0.02
  WADSWORTH 1SSE (LAKE)........................0.02
  WINFIELD (DU PAGE)...........................0.02
  ARLINGTON HEIGHTS 2NNW (COOK)................0.01
  WEST CHICAGO 3N (DU PAGE)....................0.01
  BARTLETT 1SSE (DU PAGE)......................0.01
  GURNEE 2NE (LAKE)............................0.01
  LINCOLNSHIRE 1N (LAKE).......................0.01
  RIVERWOODS (LAKE)............................0.01
  ALGONQUIN 1N (MCHENRY).......................0.01
  WOODSTOCK 2WSW (MCHENRY).....................0.01
  BARRINGTON (LAKE)...........................TRACE
  ELGIN (KANE)................................TRACE
  PALATINE 1E (COOK)..........................TRACE
  INVERNESS 2S (COOK).........................TRACE
  GLENCOE (COOK)..............................TRACE
  ELGIN 1S (KANE).............................TRACE
  DIXON 2SW (LEE).............................TRACE
  LAKEMOOR 2SE (LAKE).........................TRACE
  BYRON 3N (OGLE).............................TRACE
  ROSCOE 2ESE (WINNEBAGO).....................TRACE
  ROCKFORD 1NW (WINNEBAGO)....................TRACE
  ROCKTON 1ESE (WINNEBAGO)....................TRACE
  LAKE ZURICH (LAKE)..........................TRACE
  MCHENRY (MCHENRY)...........................TRACE
  MUNDELEIN (LAKE)............................TRACE
  WHEELING (COOK).............................TRACE
  ROCKFORD (WINNEBAGO)........................TRACE
  ROSCOE 2SE (WINNEBAGO)......................TRACE
  WOODSTOCK 5NW (MCHENRY).....................TRACE
  YORKVILLE 2SE (KENDALL).....................TRACE

INDIANA                                        RAIN
  LOCATION (COUNTY):                           FALL (IN)

  VALPARAISO 7WSW (PORTER).....................2.33
  CHESTERTON (PORTER)..........................2.25
  WINFIELD 1.2 NE (LAKE).......................2.19
  LAKES OF THE FOUR SEASONS (PORTER)...........2.07
  VALPARAISO 5NNE (PORTER).....................2.02
  VALPARAISO 5WSW (PORTER).....................2.02
  VALPARAISO 5NNE (PORTER).....................2.02
  VALPARAISO 4SW (PORTER)......................2.00
  WHEATFIELD 2ENE (JASPER).....................1.83
  HEBRON 4NE (PORTER)..........................1.81
  VALPARAISO 6SSW (PORTER).....................1.80
  VALPARAISO 6S (PORTER).......................1.80
  LAKES OF THE FOUR SEASONS 2NNE (PORTER)......1.74
  VALPARAISO 1NNW (PORTER).....................1.71
  VALPARAISO 1SE (PORTER)......................1.67
  VALPARAISO (PORTER)..........................1.61
  CROWN POINT 8E (PORTER)......................1.60
  PORTAGE 3E (PORTER)..........................1.60
  (W9MAL)MERRILLVILLE 2NNW (LAKE)..............1.58
  PORTER 1S (PORTER)...........................1.58
  DE MOTTE 1NNW (JASPER).......................1.56
  CROWN POINT 1N (LAKE)........................1.55
  PORTER 1S (PORTER)...........................1.53
  (W9OPR)WHEATFIELD 1ENE (JASPER)..............1.48
  VALPARAISO 1NE (PORTER)......................1.45
  HOBART 1SSW (LAKE)...........................1.40
  VALPARAISO 1ENE (PORTER).....................1.39
  MOROCCO 3NNE (NEWTON)........................1.38
  CHESTERTON 4E (PORTER).......................1.33
  DE MOTTE 1SSW (JASPER).......................1.32
  DE MOTTE 6S (JASPER).........................1.31
  SCHERERVILLE 2WSW (LAKE).....................1.30
  (WV90)HOBART 1ENE (LAKE).....................1.25
  CHESTERTON 1ENE (PORTER).....................1.25
  ST. JOHN (LAKE)..............................1.23
  HOBART 2E (LAKE).............................1.23
  VALPARAISO 2N (PORTER).......................1.21
  WHEATFIELD 5W (JASPER).......................1.19
  VALPARAISO 6NW (PORTER)......................1.12
  VALPARAISO 6NW (PORTER)......................1.07
  MOROCCO (NEWTON).............................1.06
  RENSSELAER (JASPER)..........................1.05
  RENSSELAER 10NNE (JASPER)....................1.03
  CROWN POINT 2WSW (LAKE)......................1.03
  HIGHLAND 1ESE (LAKE).........................1.01
  DE MOTTE 4SW (JASPER)........................1.00
  MOUNT AYR 2NNE (NEWTON)......................0.92
  RENSSELAER 8ENE (JASPER).....................0.91
  RENSSELAER 5NW (JASPER)......................0.84
  RENSSELAER 2SSW (JASPER).....................0.78
  KOUTS 2WSW (PORTER)..........................0.74
  EARL PARK 2SSE (BENTON)......................0.70
  VALPARAISO 6WSW (PORTER).....................0.61
  KENTLAND 2SSE (NEWTON).......................0.56
  REMINGTON (JASPER)...........................0.41
  REMINGTON (JASPER)...........................0.23

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