Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1102 AM CDT TUE MAR 28 2017

...The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Flood Warning
for the following rivers in Indiana...

  Kankakee River at Shelby affecting Lake and Newton Counties

.Due to the rainfall over the Kankakee River near Shelby and
upstream the river levels are expected to rise to flood stage.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...If you encounter a flooded roadway...turn around and
find an alternate route.

Additional information can be found at weather.gov/chicago.

&&

INC089-111-290402-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FL.W.0021.170329T1800Z-170401T1200Z/
/SLBI3.1.ER.170329T1800Z.170330T1800Z.170401T0600Z.NO/
1102 AM CDT TUE MAR 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Kankakee River at Shelby.
* from Wednesday afternoon to Saturday morning.
* At  945 AM Tuesday the stage was 8.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Wednesday afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 9.3 feet by Thursday afternoon.The river
  will fall below flood stage by early Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 9.0 feet...Lowland agricultural flooding begins.

&&

LAT...LON 4127 8727 4121 8756 4111 8753 4118 8722


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