Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1013 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
ADVISORY FOR THE KANKAKEE RIVER...

  KANKAKEE RIVER AT SHELBY AFFECTING LAKE AND NEWTON COUNTIES

.ONE TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN FELL OVER PARTS OF THE KANKAKEE BASIN
TUESDAY.

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.

&&

INC089-111-280313-
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/SLBI3.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1013 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR
  THE KANKAKEE RIVER AT SHELBY.
* UNTIL THURSDAY EVENING.
* AT  945 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.5 FEET.
* ACTION STAGE IS 8.8 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 8.9 FEET BY THURSDAY
  AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 9.0 FEET...LOWLAND AGRICULTURAL FLOODING BEGINS.

&&

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


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