Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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WGUS83 KLOT 131606
FLSLOT


Flood Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
1006 AM CST Sat Jan 13 2018

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Indiana...

  Kankakee River at Shelby affecting Lake and Newton Counties

.Ice jams can result in rapid fluctuations in water levels with
little or no warning.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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. Ice jam flooding
can be very localized and not affect all locations along the river as
in a typical river flood.

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INC089-111-131636-
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/SLBI3.N.IJ.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1006 AM CST Sat Jan 13 2018

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Kankakee River at Shelby.
* At  945 AM Saturday the stage was 8.4 feet and was ice affected.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river crested below flood stage at 9.0 feet. The
  river will fall to 8.0 feet by Sunday morning. Ice jams can
  result in rapid rises in water levels with little or no warning.


&&

LAT...LON 4118 8722 4111 8753 4121 8756 4127 8727


$$




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