Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
957 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
ADVISORY FOR THE EAST BRANCH DU PAGE RIVER...

  EAST BRANCH DU PAGE RIVER AT BOLINGBROOK AFFECTING WILL COUNTY


.HEAVY RAINFALL OF BETWEEN 1 AND 2 INCHES FELL OVER PORTIONS OF
THE DU PAGE RIVER BASIN THIS MORNING. THIS IS RESULTING IN
RISES ON THE EAST BRANCH DU PAGE RIVER.

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.

&&

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957 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR
  THE EAST BRANCH DU PAGE RIVER AT BOLINGBROOK.
* UNTIL FRIDAY EVENING.
* AT  920 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 18.2 FEET.
* ACTION STAGE IS 18.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 19.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 18.7 FEET BY THIS EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 18.0 FEET...MINOR FLOODING BEGINS.

&&

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

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