Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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WGUS83 KLOT 280140
FLSLOT

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
740 PM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE KANKAKEE RIVER...

KANKAKEE RIVER NEAR WILMINGTON AFFECTING GRUNDY AND WILL COUNTIES

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.

&&

ILC063-197-281340-
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/WLMI2.N.IJ.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
740 PM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE KANKAKEE RIVER NEAR WILMINGTON
* UNTIL LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.
* AT  645 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.3 FEET.
* ACTION STAGE IS 5.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 6.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 5.4 FEET BY EARLY WEDNESDAY.
* 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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