Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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WGUS83 KLOT 250236
FLSLOT

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
936 PM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR THE DES PLAINES RIVER...

  DES PLAINES RIVER NEAR RUSSELL AFFECTING LAKE COUNTY

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.

&&

ILC097-250306-
/O.CAN.KLOT.FL.Y.0116.000000T0000Z-140725T1200Z/
/RUSI2.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
936 PM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR
  THE DES PLAINES RIVER NEAR RUSSELL.
* AT  845 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.4 FEET.
* ACTION STAGE IS 6.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 6.3 FEET BY SATURDAY
  MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 7.0 FEET...WATER FLOWS INTO SURROUNDING FARM AND MARSH
  LAND NEAR THE RIVER.

&&

LAT...LON 4251 8797 4247 8799 4239 8796 4239 8787
      4247 8789 4250 8787

$$



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