Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
818 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
ILLINOIS...

  EAST BRANCH DU PAGE RIVER AT BOLINGBROOK AFFECTING WILL COUNTY

.ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN FELL OVER PORTIONS OF THE DU PAGE RIVER
BASIN OVERNIGHT. THE EAST BRANCH DU PAGE RIVER CONTINUES TO RISE
AS A RESULT OF THE EXCESSIVE RUNOFF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...IF YOU ENCOUNTER A FLOODED ROADWAY...TURN AROUND AND
FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.

&&

ILC197-230318-
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/BOLI2.1.ER.140822T0823Z.140822T1800Z.140823T0945Z.UU/
818 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE EAST BRANCH DU PAGE RIVER AT BOLINGBROOK.
* UNTIL SATURDAY MORNING.
* AT  720 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 19.9 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 19.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 20.4 FEET BY THIS
  AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE EARLY SATURDAY.
* IMPACT...AT 19.5 FEET...ROYCE ROAD FLOODS.

&&

LAT...LON 4174 8811 4172 8817 4166 8814 4169 8800
      4177 8800 4177 8811

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