Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
217 AM CDT TUE JUN 23 2015

...Forecast flooding Changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Illinois...
  Illinois River at Morris affecting Grundy County
  Illinois River at Ottawa affecting La Salle County

.Heavy rain fell across portions of the Illinois and Kankakee River
basins Monday night which has caused new rises.

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.

&&

ILC063-231917-
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/MORI2.2.ER.150622T0700Z.150624T0600Z.150625T2015Z.NO/
217 AM CDT TUE JUN 23 2015

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The Illinois River at Morris.
* until Thursday evening.
* At  145 AM Tuesday the stage was 16.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.8 feet by
  early Wednesday. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday
  afternoon.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Some flooding begins to low lying residences
  in Morris.

&&

LAT...LON 4143 8827 4134 8860 4135 8868 4127 8868
      4127 8860 4135 8826

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ILC099-231917-
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-150627T1500Z/
/OTWI2.2.ER.150614T0708Z.150617T1200Z.150627T0900Z.NO/
217 AM CDT TUE JUN 23 2015

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The Illinois River at Ottawa.
* until Saturday morning.
* At  130 AM Tuesday the stage was 465.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 463.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 467.4 feet by
  Wednesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Saturday
  morning.
* Impact...At 467.0 feet...Green St at Shoreline Boat Club flooded.

&&

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


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