Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
953 PM CDT SAT JUL 12 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WARNING
FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ILLINOIS...

  ILLINOIS RIVER AT LA SALLE AFFECTING BUREAU AND LA SALLE COUNTIES

.APPROXIMATELY 4 INCHES OF RAIN FELL OVER THE ILLINOIS RIVER BASIN
 THIS MORNING WITH MORE RAIN EXPECTED TO FALL THROUGH THE
 OVERNIGHT HOURS.

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.

&&

ILC011-099-131453-
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/LSLI2.1.ER.140714T0000Z.140715T0600Z.140717T0800Z.NO/
953 PM CDT SAT JUL 12 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE ILLINOIS RIVER AT LA SALLE.
* FROM SUNDAY EVENING TO THURSDAY MORNING.
* AT  845 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.9 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 20.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY SUNDAY EVENING AND CONTINUE TO
  RISE TO NEAR 21.8 FEET BY EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL
  FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 22.0 FEET...RIVERSIDE PARKING LOT AT STARVED ROCK STATE
  PARK FLOODS.

&&

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


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