Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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WGUS83 KLOT 220325
FLSLOT

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
925 PM CST WED JAN 21 2015

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE KANKAKEE RIVER...

  KANKAKEE RIVER AT MOMENCE AFFECTING KANKAKEE COUNTY

.ICE JAMS CAN RESULT IN RAPID FLUCTUATIONS IN WATER LEVELS WITH
LITTLE OR NO WARNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...RIVER LEVELS MAY FLUCTUATE RAPIDLY DUE TO ICE WITH
LITTLE OR NO WARNING. RESIDENTS IN LOW LYING FLOOD PRONE AREAS SHOULD
REMAIN ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOODING DUE TO ICE JAMS.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT WEATHER.GOV/CHICAGO.

&&

ILC091-221525-
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/MOMI2.N.IJ.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
925 PM CST WED JAN 21 2015

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE KANKAKEE RIVER AT MOMENCE
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY JANUARY 28.
* AT  845 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 4.4 FEET.
* ACTION STAGE IS 4.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 5.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL REMAIN NEARLY STEADY THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY
  MORNING. ICE JAMS CAN RESULT IN RAPID RISES IN WATER LEVELS WITH
  LITTLE OR NO WARNING.
* IMPACT...ICE JAM FLOODING CAN BE VERY LOCALIZED AND NOT AFFECT ALL
  LOCATIONS ALONG THE RIVER. RESIDENTS IN LOW LYING FLOOD PRONE AREAS
  SHOULD REMAIN ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOODING DUE TO ICE JAMS.

&&

LAT...LON 4121 8756 4118 8782 4126 8799 4116 8806
      4106 8781 4111 8753

$$



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