Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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WGUS83 KLOT 160708
FLSLOT

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
208 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
ADVISORY FOR THE DES PLAINES RIVER NEAR RUSSELL AFFECTING LAKE
COUNTY...

.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.

&&

ILC097-161908-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FL.Y.0116.140716T0708Z-140717T1800Z/
/RUSI2.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
208 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR
  THE DES PLAINES RIVER NEAR RUSSELL.
* UNTIL THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT  115 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.4 FEET.
* ACTION STAGE IS 6.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 6.5 FEET BY THIS 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

$$




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