Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
945 PM CST Fri Jan 12 2018

...The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Flood Warning
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...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.

&&

INC089-111-131545-
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/SLBI3.1.IJ.180113T1200Z.180115T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
945 PM CST Fri Jan 12 2018

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Kankakee River at Shelby.
* From Saturday morning until further notice.
* At  845 PM Friday the stage was 8.7 feet and was ice affected.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Saturday morning and continue
  to rise to near 10.0 feet by Sunday evening. Ice jams can result in
  rapid rises in water levels with little or no warning.
* Impact...Ice jam flooding can be very localized and not affect all
  locations along the river. Residents in low lying flood prone areas
  should remain alert for possible flooding due to ice jams.

&&

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


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