Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1140 AM CDT SAT JUN 27 2015

...Observed flooding changed from Minor to Minor severity for the
following rivers in Illinois...
  Kankakee River at Momence affecting Kankakee County

..Rainfall of one to locally just over two inches of rain on Friday
has provided increases in river stages once again for portions of
the Kankakee River.

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.

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ILC091-280440-
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/MOMI2.2.ER.150611T0200Z.150627T1800Z.150701T0000Z.NO/
1140 AM CDT SAT JUN 27 2015

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The Kankakee River at Momence.
* until late Tuesday night.
* At 1045 AM Saturday the stage was estimated at 6.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will slowly fall.
* Impact...At 6.0 feet...Flooding affects the campgrounds located 3
  miles downstream of state line.

&&

LAT...LON 4121 8756 4118 8782 4126 8799 4116 8806
      4106 8781 4111 8753

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