Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
1130 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

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

  Illinois River at Morris affecting Grundy County
  Illinois River at Ottawa affecting La Salle County
  Illinois River at La Salle affecting Bureau...La Salle and Putnam
  Counties

.Heavy rainfall of 1.5 to 4 inches is likely through Tuesday night with
locally heavier amounts in excess of 4 inches possible. The combination
of this heavy rainfall, frozen ground, and some snow melt will likely
result in flooding.

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.

&&

ILC063-200530-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FL.W.0012.180221T0718Z-180226T1100Z/
/MORI2.2.ER.180221T0718Z.180222T0600Z.180226T0500Z.NO/
1130 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Illinois River at Morris.
* from late Tuesday night to Monday February 26.
* At 1045 AM Monday the stage was 6.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early Wednesday morning and
  continue to rise to near 21.5 feet by early Thursday morning.The
  river will fall below flood stage by Sunday evening.
* Impact...At 19.0 feet...Voluntary evacuations at Marseilles.

&&

LAT...LON 4135 8826 4127 8860 4127 8868 4135 8868
      4134 8860 4143 8827

$$

ILC099-200529-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FL.W.0013.180221T0936Z-000000T0000Z/
/OTWI2.2.ER.180221T0936Z.180222T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1130 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Illinois River at Ottawa.
* from late Tuesday night until further notice.
* At 1030 AM Monday the stage was 460.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 463.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Wednesday morning and continue
  to rise to near 468.5 feet by Thursday afternoon.
* Impact...At 467.0 feet...Green Street at Shoreline Boat Club floods.

&&

LAT...LON 4127 8867 4128 8897 4137 8896 4135 8868


$$

ILC011-099-155-200529-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FL.W.0014.180221T0237Z-000000T0000Z/
/LSLI2.2.ER.180221T0237Z.180222T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1130 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Illinois River at La Salle.
* from Tuesday evening until further notice.
* At 1045 AM Monday the stage was 14.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Tuesday evening and continue
  to rise to near 29.0 feet by Thursday afternoon.
* Impact...At 29.5 feet...Hennepin levee overtopped.

&&

LAT...LON 4128 8896 4126 8930 4135 8929 4137 8896


$$

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