Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL
FGUS73 KLOT 110216
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
916 PM CDT TUE MAR 10 2015
This hydrologic outlook includes the following rivers: Kankakee
Rapid snowmelt is resulting in rises on the Kankakee River.
For the Kankakee River...including Shelby...Minor flooding is
possible by this weekend.
For the Kankakee River at Shelby, the latest stage is 6.8 feet at 9
PM Tuesday. Flood stage is 9.0 feet. Bankfull stage is 8.5 feet.Minor
flooding is possible by this weekend...with a crest of around 9.9 feet
early Monday morning...which is 0.9 feet above flood stage.