Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
121 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

...The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Flood Warning
for the following rivers in Illinois...
  Du Page River near Plainfield affecting Will County

...Forecast flooding Changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Illinois...
  Du Page River at Shorewood affecting Will County

.Synopsis...Heavy rainfall will continue into this evening, with
additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches expected. The combination
of the rain that has already fallen, the expected additional rainfall,
frozen ground, and recent snow melt will result in flooding.

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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ILC197-210721-
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121 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Du Page River near Plainfield.
* until late Wednesday night.
* At 1245 PM Tuesday the stage was 11.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 12.5 feet by early Wednesday.The river
  will fall below flood stage by Wednesday evening.


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

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ILC197-210720-
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121 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The Du Page River at Shorewood.
* from this afternoon to Thursday evening.
* At 1245 PM Tuesday the stage was 6.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 8.3 feet by
  Wednesday afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday
  afternoon.
* Impact...At 8.0 feet...Flood waters affect low lying residences
  downstream of Route 52 bridge.

&&

LAT...LON 4158 8819 4155 8816 4148 8819 4147 8825
      4155 8820 4158 8825

$$




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