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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
429 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
221030-
Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Lake Illinois-Ogle-Lee-De Kalb-Kane-
DuPage-Cook-La Salle-Kendall-Grundy-Will-Kankakee-Livingston-
Iroquois-Ford-Lake Indiana-Porter-Newton-Jasper-Benton-
429 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018 /529 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
NORTHEAST ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED:

  Extreme Flooding Risk.
  Elevated Ice Accumulation Risk northwest Indiana this morning.
  Limited Sleet Risk northwest Indiana this morning.

DISCUSSION:

Precipitation lingering behind a cold front which moved through
the area last evening has become a mix of rain, light freezing
rain and light sleet. This precipitation will affect mainly
areas for the Illinois Indiana state line eastward this morning,
with minor ice and sleet accumulation possible before mid
morning.

Many area rivers are in flood due to recent rain and snow melt.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Thursday...
  Elevated Ice Accumulation Risk.
Friday and Saturday...
  Limited Ice Accumulation Risk.

DISCUSSION:

A series of systems will bring the potential for periodic light
precipitation to the area into the weekend. Some of this may
fall as light freezing rain in some spots, primarily Thursday
night into early Friday, and late Friday night into early
Saturday. Daytime temperatures will rise above freezing,
limiting the threat of freezing precipitation during the day.

Most area rivers will remain in flood.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be necessary through tonight.

&&

$$



Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE Chicago/Romeoville Il
441 AM CST WED FEB 21 2018

ILC007-031-037-043-053-063-075-089-091-093-097-099-103-105-111-141-
197-201-INC007-073-089-111-127-211645-
/O.CON.KLOT.FA.W.0002.000000T0000Z-180221T1645Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Kendall IL-La Salle IL-DuPage IL-Cook IL-Boone IL-Livingston IL-
Lake IL-Ogle IL-Will IL-Lee IL-De Kalb IL-Winnebago IL-Grundy IL-
Kankakee IL-Ford IL-Kane IL-Iroquois IL-McHenry IL-Benton IN-
Porter IN-Newton IN-Lake IN-Jasper IN-
441 AM CST WED FEB 21 2018

...A FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS REMAINS IN
EFFECT Until 1045 AM CST Wednesday/1145 AM EST Wednesday/ FOR
Kendall...La Salle...DuPage...Cook...southern Boone...Livingston...
southern Lake...Ogle...Will...Lee...De Kalb...southern Winnebago...
Grundy...Kankakee...Ford...Kane...Iroquois...southern McHenry...
Benton...Porter...Newton...Lake and Jasper Counties...

At 435 AM CST/535 AM EST/...doppler radar indicated that mainly
light rain continued to fall over portions of east central Illinois
and northwest Indiana, east of an line from roughly Champaign
Illinois to Valparaiso Indiana. While rain will end this morning and
additional heavy rain is not expected...rainfall over the past two
days of between two and a half and nearly five inches of rain have
been measured across the warned area. Due to the heavy rainfall and
quick runoff due to frozen ground...ongoing flooding will be slow to
subside across the warned area. Most area rivers and creeks will be
at bankfull or in flood.

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

&&

LAT...LON 4062 8846 4062 8857 4076 8858 4075 8893
      4093 8893 4093 8905 4110 8905 4110 8916
      4158 8917 4158 8963 4220 8969 4226 8782
      4164 8743 4171 8693 4091 8693 4084 8710
      4048 8709 4049 8794 4040 8793 4040 8846

$$

RATZER



Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
916 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

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

  Illinois River at Morris affecting Grundy County
  Illinois River at Ottawa affecting La Salle County
  Illinois River at La Salle affecting Bureau...La Salle and Putnam
  Counties

.Heavy rain of 2 to 4 inches has caused rapid rises on area rivers.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

ILC063-211716-
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-180226T1700Z/
/MORI2.3.ER.180220T1740Z.180222T0000Z.180226T1100Z.NR/
916 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Morris.
* until Monday morning.
* At  845 PM Tuesday the stage was 19.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 24.0 feet by
  Wednesday evening. The river will fall below flood stage Monday
  morning.

&&

LAT...LON 4135 8826 4127 8860 4127 8868 4135 8868
      4134 8860 4143 8827

$$



Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
852 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

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

  Iroquois River at Rensselaer affecting Jasper County
  Iroquois River at Iroquois affecting Iroquois County
  Iroquois River near Chebanse affecting Iroquois and Kankakee
  Counties
  Kankakee River near Wilmington affecting Grundy and Will Counties
  Mazon River near Coal City affecting Grundy County
  Sugar Creek at Milford affecting Iroquois County
  Vermilion River near Leonore affecting La Salle County
  W Br Du Page River near Warrenville affecting Du Page County
  Iroquois River near Foresman affecting Newton County
  Kankakee River at Dunns Bridge affecting Porter County
  Kankakee River near Kouts affecting Jasper and Porter Counties
  Kankakee River at Shelby affecting Lake and Newton Counties
  Kankakee River at Momence affecting Kankakee County

.Heavy rain of 2 to 4 inches has caused rapid rises on area rivers.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

ILC063-197-211651-
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-180226T0900Z/
/WLMI2.2.ER.180220T1925Z.180222T0000Z.180226T0300Z.NO/
852 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kankakee River near Wilmington.
* until late Sunday night.
* At  745 PM Tuesday the stage was 7.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 9.0 feet by
  Wednesday evening. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday
  evening.

&&

LAT...LON 4116 8806 4135 8828 4143 8827 4126 8799


$$



Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
852 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

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

  Iroquois River at Rensselaer affecting Jasper County
  Iroquois River at Iroquois affecting Iroquois County
  Iroquois River near Chebanse affecting Iroquois and Kankakee
  Counties
  Kankakee River near Wilmington affecting Grundy and Will Counties
  Mazon River near Coal City affecting Grundy County
  Sugar Creek at Milford affecting Iroquois County
  Vermilion River near Leonore affecting La Salle County
  W Br Du Page River near Warrenville affecting Du Page County
  Iroquois River near Foresman affecting Newton County
  Kankakee River at Dunns Bridge affecting Porter County
  Kankakee River near Kouts affecting Jasper and Porter Counties
  Kankakee River at Shelby affecting Lake and Newton Counties
  Kankakee River at Momence affecting Kankakee County

.Heavy rain of 2 to 4 inches has caused rapid rises on area rivers.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

ILC063-211651-
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0035.180221T0244Z-180222T1800Z/
/COLI2.1.ER.180220T2354Z.180221T1800Z.180222T1200Z.NO/
852 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mazon River near Coal City.
* from this evening to Thursday afternoon.
* At  745 PM Tuesday the stage was 12.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.5 feet by
  Wednesday afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday
  morning.

&&

LAT...LON 4134 8843 4135 8839 4135 8832 4123 8829
      4122 8839 4131 8840

$$



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