Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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WGUS83 KLOT 210250
FLSLOT

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
850 PM CST TUE JAN 20 2015

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

  KANKAKEE RIVER AT MOMENCE AFFECTING KANKAKEE COUNTY

.WATER LEVELS REMAIN ICE AFFECTED ON PORTIONS OF THE KANKAKEE RIVER.
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.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT WEATHER.GOV/CHICAGO.

&&

ILC091-211450-
/O.CON.KLOT.FL.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-150127T1230Z/
/MOMI2.N.IJ.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
850 PM CST TUE JAN 20 2015

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE KANKAKEE RIVER AT MOMENCE
* UNTIL TUESDAY JANUARY 27.
* AT  745 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 4.7 FEET.
* ACTION STAGE IS 4.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 5.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...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 4121 8756 4118 8782 4126 8799 4116 8806
      4106 8781 4111 8753

$$



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