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Updated: multiple flood advisories issued for East Central Illinois

New 3:50 p.m. Friday:

A flood advisory for urban and small streams has been issued for Ford and Iroquois counties until 11 p.m. Friday.

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New 2:15 p.m. Friday:

A flood advisory has been issued for Champaign, Vermilion, DeWitt and central Piatt counties until 6 p.m. Friday.  More from the National Weather Service:

Flash flood watch issued for northern counties

A flash flood watch has been issued for Ford and Iroquois counties from Wednesday night through Thursday afternoon.

More from the National Weather Service:

New: tornado watch issued for area counties

New 4:07 p.m. Monday:

A tornado watch has been issued for Champaign, DeWitt, Macon, Coles, Douglas, Moultrie, Piatt and Ford counties until 11 p.m. Monday.

You should monitor the weather conditions and be prepared to take shelter.

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Updated: Friday flooding updates

New 4:15 p.m. Friday:

From the Iroquois County Emergency Management Agency:

Flash flood warning issued for northern counties

A flash flood warning has been issued for north central Ford County and Iroquois County until 9 p.m. Thursday.

The National Weather Service said two inches of rain have already fallen in these areas as of 3 p.m. Thursday, and two more inches are possible.  This will lead to flash flooding.

You should not drive over a flooded roadway and secure outdoor items.

Updated: flood advisories in effect for southern counties

New 9:30 a.m. Tuesday:

A flash flood watch has been issued for Moultrie, Douglas, Coles, Edgar and Shelby counties from Tuesday night until Wednesday night.  More from the National Weather Service:

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Flash flood watch issued for two area counties

The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch for Ford and Iroquois counties in effect until Friday morning.

Thunderstorms are possible in these areas on Thursday night with two to three inches of rain possible in spots.  This new rain combined with the already saturated ground could lead to flash flooding.

Sunday storm damage

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