Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
100 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

...The Flood Watch continues for the following rivers in Illinois...

  Illinois River at Morris affecting Grundy County
  Illinois River at Ottawa affecting La Salle County
  Illinois River at La Salle affecting Bureau...La Salle and Putnam
  Counties

.Based on the latest forecast precipitation amount...the points on
the Illinois River are still forecast to crest right at major
flooding stage...though lower than the previous forecast.

ILZ021-300600-
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/MORI2.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
100 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The Flood Watch continues for
  The Illinois River at Morris
* from Sunday evening until further notice.
* At 12:45 PM Saturday the stage was 5.7 feet.
* Major flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...Flood stage may be reached by Sunday evening.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Damage begins to residences in outlying
  areas of Morris and Marseilles. Numerous secondary roads flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4135 8826 4127 8860 4127 8868 4135 8868
      4134 8860 4143 8827

$$

ILZ019-300559-
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/OTWI2.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
100 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The Flood Watch continues for
  The Illinois River at Ottawa
* from Sunday evening until further notice.
* At 12:30 PM Saturday the stage was 460.0 feet.
* Major flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 463.0 feet.
* Forecast...Flood stage may be reached by Sunday evening.
* Impact...At 474.5 feet...Water reaches top of Fox River levee at
  Ottawa High School.

&&

LAT...LON 4127 8867 4128 8897 4137 8896 4135 8868


$$

ILZ019-300559-
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/LSLI2.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
100 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The Flood Watch continues for
  The Illinois River at La Salle
* from Sunday evening until further notice.
* At 12:45 PM Saturday the stage was 15.5 feet.
* Major flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast...Flood stage may be reached by Sunday evening.
* Impact...At 30.0 feet...Water reaches the top of the La Salle water
  pumping station pit.

&&

LAT...LON 4128 8896 4126 8930 4135 8929 4137 8896


$$

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