Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
957 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

...The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Flood
Advisory for the Des Plaines River...Du Page River...Fox River...
Kankakee River...Mazon River...North Branch Chicago River...

  Des Plaines River at Lincolnshire affecting Lake County
  Des Plaines River near Des Plaines affecting Cook County
  Des Plaines River at Riverside affecting Cook County
  Du Page River near Plainfield affecting Will County
  Fox River at Montgomery affecting Kane and Kendall Counties
  Fox River at Dayton affecting La Salle County
  Kankakee River at Momence affecting Kankakee County
  Mazon River near Coal City affecting Grundy County
  North Branch Chicago River at Chicago Albany Ave affecting Cook
  County


.Heavy rain over the past 24 hours has caused rises along rivers
in northern Illinois.  Rain totals ranged from just over 2 inches
to areas along the Illinois river to just over half an inch across
extreme northern Illinois.

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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957 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  The Des Plaines River at Lincolnshire.
* until Monday morning.
* At  845 AM Thursday the stage was 9.6 feet.
* Action stage is 11.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.5 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 11.8 feet by Friday evening.


&&

LAT...LON 4224 8797 4212 8794 4212 8784 4224 8788


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957 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  The Des Plaines River near Des Plaines.
* until Monday morning.
* At  945 AM Thursday the stage was 12.1 feet.
* Action stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Recent activity...Gage datum was changed by 10 feet on Nov 14 2014.
  Flood thresholds and flood impacts are now 10 feet higher than
  previous values.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 14.5 feet by Friday evening.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet...Roads in the forest preserve begin to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4212 8794 4196 8790 4196 8780 4212 8784


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957 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  The Des Plaines River at Riverside.
* until late Saturday night.
* At  845 AM Thursday the stage was 5.2 feet.
* Action stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 6.8 feet by early Friday.
* Impact...At 6.5 feet...Flooding affects forest preserve areas.

&&

LAT...LON 4186 8787 4184 8786 4178 8791 4174 8780
      4183 8776 4187 8777

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957 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  The Kankakee River at Momence.
* until late Saturday night.
* At  845 AM Thursday the stage was 3.4 feet.
* Action stage is 4.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 4.5 feet by Friday
  afternoon.
* Impact...At 5.0 feet...Some flooding begins to the lowest areas
  along the river.

&&

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

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957 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  The Du Page River near Plainfield.
* until Saturday morning.
* At  845 AM Thursday the stage was 9.1 feet.
* Action stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 10.3 feet by Friday morning.


&&

LAT...LON 4170 8819 4163 8822 4158 8825 4158 8819
      4162 8818 4170 8814

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957 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  The Fox River at Montgomery.
* until Thursday April 06.
* At  730 AM Thursday the stage was 12.3 feet.
* Action stage is 12.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 12.8 feet by this evening.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding begins near river.

&&

LAT...LON 4195 8838 4173 8838 4163 8860 4154 8860
      4169 8826 4194 8827

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957 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  The Fox River at Dayton.
* until Sunday evening.
* At  845 AM Thursday the stage was 8.1 feet.
* Action stage is 11.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 11.7 feet by early Saturday
  morning.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...The river begins to overflow banks in the
  lowest areas.

&&

LAT...LON 4164 8860 4157 8871 4134 8889 4133 8878
      4154 8860

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957 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  The Mazon River near Coal City.
* until late Friday night.
* At  845 AM Thursday the stage was 3.1 feet.
* Action stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 10.1 feet by Friday
  afternoon.


&&

LAT...LON 4131 8840 4122 8839 4123 8829 4135 8832
      4135 8839 4134 8843

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957 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  The North Branch Chicago River at Chicago Albany Ave.
* until Friday evening.
* At  900 AM Thursday the stage was 3.5 feet.
* Action stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 5.0 feet by this evening.


&&

LAT...LON 4203 8775 4196 8781 4194 8774 4189 8771
      4194 8765 4198 8767

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