Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
850 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Illinois...
  Iroquois River at Iroquois affecting Iroquois county

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

  Des Plaines River near Russell affecting Lake county
  Kankakee River at Shelby affecting Lake AND Newton counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

ILC097-230450-
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-170125T1800Z/
/RUSI2.1.ER.170120T2245Z.170123T0600Z.170125T1200Z.NO/
850 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Des Plaines River near Russell.
* Until Wednesday afternoon.
* At  830 AM Sunday 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 rise slightly to 7.4 feet by early
  Monday. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At 7.0 feet...Water flows into surrounding farm and marsh
  land near the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4251 8797 4247 8799 4239 8796 4239 8787
      4247 8789 4250 8787

$$

INC089-111-230450-
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-170127T1200Z/
/SLBI3.1.ER.170117T1830Z.170122T0145Z.170127T0600Z.NO/
850 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kankakee River at Shelby.
* Until Friday morning.
* At  745 AM Sunday the stage was 10.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will remain nearly steady at 10.3 feet through
  Monday morning.  The river will fall to below flood stage by
  early Friday morning.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...Flooding affects county and local roads.
  Wildwood Estates and Sumava Resorts begin to experience some
  flooding.

&&

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


$$

ILC075-221520-
/O.CAN.KLOT.FL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-170123T0000Z/
/IRQI2.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
850 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Iroquois River at Iroquois.
* At  800 AM Sunday the stage was 17.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will crest below flood stage at 17.8 feet this
  afternoon.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...Agricultural areas near the river begin to
  flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4086 8749 4085 8774 4096 8774 4096 8786
      4075 8784 4077 8746

$$
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