River Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1100 AM CDT MON MAR 17 2014

WEEKLY RIVER ICE CONDITIONS
REPORTED BY RIVER ICE SPOTTERS
ID      LOCATION         RIVER             ICE              PCT ICE
                         CONDITION         STATUS             COVER
DES PLAINES RIVER...
DP-3    GURNEE IL       OPEN RIVER        NO CHANGE              NONE
DP-3    NEWPORT TWP     PARTLY FROZEN     ICE BREAKING/MELTING   40

DU PAGE RIVER...
DU-2    CHANNAHON IL    OPEN RIVER        NO CHANGE              NONE
DU-3    JOLIET  IL      OPEN RIVER        NO CHANGE              NONE
:JOLIET TWP

FOX RIVER...
FX-4    ALGONQUIN IL    ICE COVERED       NO CHANGE              100
FX-10   MILLINGTON IL   OPEN RIVER        ICE BREAKING/MELTING   NONE
FX-14   DAYTON IL       OPEN RIVER        NO CHANGE              NONE
FX-18   WEDRON IL       OPEN RIVER        NO CHANGE              NONE
FX-20   YORKVILLE       OPEN RIVER        NO CHANGE              NONE

ILLINOIS RIVER...
FX -18  UTICA IL        OPEN RIVER        NO CHANGE              NONE
FX-18   LASALLE IL      OPEN RIVER        NO CHANGE              NONE

IROQUOIS RIVER...
IR-2    AROMA PARK IL   OPEN RIVER        ICE BREAKING/MELTING   NONE

KANKAKEE RIVER...
KK-4    WILMINGTON IL   OPEN RIVER        NO CHANGE              NONE
:PHELAN ACRES
KK-29   AROMA PARK      OPEN RIVER        NO CHANGE              NONE
KK-34   DUNNS BRIDGE    OPEN RIVER        NO CHANGE              NONE

ROCK RIVER...
RK-7    GRAND DETOUR IL OPEN RIVER        ICE BREAKING/MELTING   NONE

RK-8    DIXON IL        OPEN RIVER        ICE BREAKING/MELTING   30
ICE BACKED UP AT THE ISLAND ABOVE DIXON DAM. WATER LEVELS HAD DROPPED

RK-19   ROSCOE IL       OPEN RIVER        ICE BREAKING/MELTING   10
SOME FLOATING ICE IN RIVER. RIVER LEVEL UP ABOUT 2 FEET.

RK-20   STERLING IL     ICE JAM           ICE FORMING            100
:DOWNSTREAM FROM SAUK COLLEGE
ICE JAM EXTENDS FROM APPROX MOONLIGHT BAY MARINA TO JUST DOWNSTREAM
OF SAUK VALLEY COLLEGE.

VERMILION RIVER...
FX-18   OGLESBY  IL      OPEN RIVER       NO CHANGE              NONE

OUTLOOK:
WARMER TEMPERATURES THIS WEEK WILL INITIATE RUNOFF FROM REMAINING
SNOW COVER. RISES ON AREA STREAMS WILL CONTINUE TO LIFT AND BREAK
THE REMAINING ICE COVER. THE POTENTIAL FOR ICE JAMS WILL CONTINUE
THIS WEEK. NO NEW ICE FORMATION IS EXPECTED.


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WDM







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