Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Chicago IL
728 PM CDT Mon May 10 2021

...The National Weather Service in Chicago IL has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Illinois...

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Warning means water levels above flood stage are imminent or
may already occurring. Persons along rivers and streams in the
warned area should take immediate precautions to protect life and
property.

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

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov/Chicago and
water.weather.gov

The next statement is expected around 1030 AM CDT Tuesday morning.

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728 PM CDT Mon May 10 2021

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Illinois River at La Salle.
* From late tonight to late Tuesday night.
* At 6:45 PM CDT Monday the stage was 19.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage just
  after midnight tonight to a crest of 20.3 feet tomorrow morning.
  It will then fall below flood stage tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet, Agricultural areas in La Salle, Spring
  Valley, and Peru lowlands are flooded.
* Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 21.9
  feet on 07/05/2019.


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LAT...LON 4131 8940 4135 8933 4137 8898 4128 8899
      4128 8929

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Ratzer


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