Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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WGUS63 KLOT 130352

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
952 PM CST Fri Jan 12 2018

...The Flood Watch is cancelled for the following rivers in

  Kankakee River at Shelby affecting Lake and Newton Counties

.The flood watch has been cancelled and replaced with a flood

952 PM CST Fri Jan 12 2018

The Flood Watch is cancelled for
  The Kankakee River at Shelby
  And has been replaced by a Flood Warning.
* At  8:45 PM Friday the stage was 8.7 feet and was ice affected.
* 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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