Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
402 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...Forecast flooding Changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Illinois...

  East Branch Du Page River at Bolingbrook affecting Will County

.Rainfall of one and a half to a little over three inches on Friday
afternoon brought another quick rise to the East Branch of the DuPage
River. The river at Bolingbrook will likely crest sometime later this
morning, however additional rainfall is expected again over the basin
today. There is uncertainty on just how widespread the rain will be
today, but it very well could bring a slower fall in the river
level this afternoon and tonight, and possibly even another rise.

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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402 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...Observed flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The East Branch Du Page River at Bolingbrook.
* until Sunday morning.
* At 330 AM Saturday the stage was 21.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.


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LAT...LON 4172 8810 4170 8819 4169 8814 4170 8806
      4177 8805 4178 8810

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