Flood Statement
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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
953 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...Indiana...

  Fox River at Montgomery affecting Kane and Kendall Counties
  Illinois River at La Salle affecting Bureau...La Salle and Putnam
  Counties
  Kankakee River at Shelby affecting Lake and Newton Counties
  Rock River at Rockton affecting Winnebago County
  Rock River at Latham Park affecting Winnebago County
  Rock River at Byron affecting Ogle County
  Des Plaines River near Gurnee affecting Lake County
  Fox River at Algonquin Tailwater affecting Kane and McHenry
  Counties
  Pecatonica River near Shirland affecting Winnebago County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

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953 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Fox River at Algonquin Tailwater.
* until further notice.
* At  930 AM Wednesday the stage was 12.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.5 feet.
* Recent activity...Flood forecasts for Algonquin were moved to this
  location on July 5 2011. Gage zero datum is different from the old
  gage location. Flood and action stages have changed.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 11.9 feet
  by Thursday morning.


&&

LAT...LON 4238 8830 4237 8817 4221 8814 4194 8827
      4195 8838 4224 8828

$$

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953 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Fox River at Montgomery.
* until Tuesday morning.
* At  900 AM Wednesday the stage was 13.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding begins near river.

&&

LAT...LON 4194 8827 4169 8826 4154 8860 4163 8860
      4173 8838 4195 8838

$$

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953 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pecatonica River near Shirland.
* until further notice.
* At  900 AM Wednesday the stage was 15.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 16.0 feet by this
  evening then begin falling.
* Impact...At 15.7 feet...The Shirland Harrison road floods.

&&

LAT...LON 4249 8909 4242 8907 4240 8917 4229 8934
      4236 8940 4247 8922

$$

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/ROKI2.2.ER.170725T1700Z.170728T0000Z.170730T1800Z.NO/
953 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Rock River at Rockton.
* until Sunday evening.
* At  930 AM Wednesday the stage was 10.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 11.6 feet by
  Thursday evening. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday
  afternoon.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Water begins to flow over low lying roads
  along the river in Roscoe.

&&

LAT...LON 4246 8912 4251 8908 4250 8899 4246 8902
      4240 8895 4240 8905

$$

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953 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Rock River at Latham Park.
* until Monday afternoon.
* At  915 AM Wednesday the stage was 10.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 11.6 feet by
  Thursday evening. The river will fall below flood stage Monday
  morning.

&&

LAT...LON 4240 8895 4229 8902 4230 8912 4240 8905


$$

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/BYRI2.2.ER.170722T0111Z.170722T1615Z.170728T1200Z.UU/
953 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Rock River at Byron.
* until Friday afternoon.
* At  915 AM Wednesday the stage was 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Friday morning.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Water approaches houses along the river
  downstream from Byron.

&&

LAT...LON 4211 8937 4224 8915 4222 8905 4207 8927
      4193 8933 4196 8942

$$

ILC097-270452-
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953 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Des Plaines River near Gurnee.
* until late tonight.
* At  930 AM Wednesday the stage was 7.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  this evening.
* Impact...At 7.0 feet...Flooding begins to affect the lowest areas
  near the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4239 8787 4230 8791 4223 8788 4224 8797
      4230 8800 4239 8796

$$

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953 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at La Salle.
* until Thursday afternoon.
* At  845 AM Wednesday the stage was 21.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 21.0 feet...Low lying agricultural areas from 6 miles
  upstream to 12 miles downstream are flooded.

&&

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


$$

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953 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kankakee River at Shelby.
* until Thursday morning.
* At  845 AM Wednesday the stage was 9.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Thursday.
* Impact...At 9.0 feet...Lowland agricultural flooding begins.

&&

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


$$

RC



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