Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
211 PM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

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

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

.Heavy rains of one to two inches this morning produced rises along the
Illinois River basin.

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.

&&

ILC099-280711-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FL.W.0022.160828T2000Z-160829T2200Z/
/OTWI2.1.ER.160828T2000Z.160829T0600Z.160829T1600Z.NO/
211 PM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Illinois River at Ottawa.
* from Sunday afternoon to Monday afternoon.
* At  130 PM Saturday the stage was 460.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 463.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Sunday afternoon and continue
  to rise to near 463.3 feet by early Monday morning.The river will
  fall below flood stage by late Monday morning.
* Impact...At 463.9 feet...Water reaches top of Fox River bank at St
  Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa.

&&

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


$$

ILC011-099-155-280711-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FL.W.0023.160828T1200Z-160901T0900Z/
/LSLI2.1.ER.160828T1200Z.160829T1800Z.160901T0300Z.NO/
211 PM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Illinois River at La Salle.
* from Sunday morning to late Wednesday night.
* At  145 PM Saturday the stage was 18.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Sunday morning and continue to
  rise to near 22.1 feet by Monday afternoon.The river will fall
  below flood stage by Wednesday evening.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Riverside parking lot at Starved Rock State
  park floods.

&&

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


$$
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