Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
834 PM CDT Fri Mar 22 2019

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

  Illinois River at La Salle affecting Bureau...La Salle and Putnam
  Counties
The following forecasts are based on observed precipitation as well
as forecast precipitation 24-48 hours into the future.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

ILC011-099-155-231200-
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0042.000000T0000Z-190323T1200Z/
/LSLI2.1.ER.190314T1100Z.190316T0845Z.190323T0600Z.NO/
834 PM CDT Fri Mar 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at La Salle, or from Starved Rock Lock and Dam
  downstream to confluence with Big Bureau Creek.
* until Saturday morning.
* At  745 PM Friday the stage was 20.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Saturday.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Agricultural areas in La Salle, Spring
  Valley, and Peru lowlands are flooded.

&&

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

$$



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