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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
1037 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in

  Illinois River at La Salle affecting Bureau...La Salle and Putnam


Safety message...If you encounter a flooded roadway...turn around and
find an alternate route.


1037 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at La Salle.
* until Wednesday morning.
* At  945 AM Tuesday the stage was 20.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Wednesday.
* Impact...At 21.0 feet...Low lying agricultural areas from 6 miles
  upstream to 12 miles downstream are flooded.


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


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