Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
933 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

...The Flood Advisory continues for the Kankakee River...

  Kankakee River near Wilmington affecting Grundy and Will Counties

.Ice jams can result in rapid fluctuations in water levels with
little or no warning.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...River levels may fluctuate rapidly due to ice with
little or no warning. Residents in low lying flood prone areas should
remain alert for possible flooding due to ice jams.

&&

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933 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  The Kankakee River near Wilmington
* until Monday afternoon.
* At  845 AM Wednesday the stage was 5.9 feet.
* Action stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.5 feet.
* Forecast...Water levels may continue to fluctuate due to ice.
  Ice jams can result in rapid rises in water levels with little or
  no warning.
* Impact...Ice jam flooding can be very localized and not affect all
  locations along the river. Residents in low lying flood prone areas
  should remain alert for possible flooding due to ice jams.

&&

LAT...LON 4126 8799 4143 8827 4135 8828 4116 8806


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WDM


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