Flood Statement
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1121 AM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...

  Illinois River at Ottawa affecting La Salle County
  Illinois River at La Salle affecting Bureau...La Salle and Putnam
  Counties

.No rain is expected through the weekend and this will allow water
levels on the upper Illinois River to continue a slow steady fall.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...If you encounter a flooded roadway...turn around and
find an alternate route.

&&

ILC099-020621-
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/OTWI2.2.ER.150614T0708Z.150617T1200Z.150702T0300Z.NO/
1121 AM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Ottawa.
* until late tonight.
* At 1030 AM Wednesday the stage was 463.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 463.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue a slow fall. The
river will fall below flood stage by tonight.
* Impact...At 462.4 feet...Allen Park entrance threatened and West
  boat ramp is submerged.

&&

LAT...LON 4135 8868 4137 8896 4128 8897 4127 8867


$$

ILC011-099-155-020621-
/O.CON.KLOT.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/LSLI2.2.ER.150612T2352Z.150624T1815Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1121 AM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at La Salle.
* until further notice.
* At 1045 AM Wednesday the stage was 28.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 27.4 feet
  by Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 27.5 feet...Hennepin Levee is overtopped at road
  crossing.

&&

LAT...LON 4137 8896 4135 8929 4126 8930 4128 8896


$$




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