Flood Potential Outlook
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Hydrologic Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
958 AM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

This hydrologic outlook includes the following rivers: Kishwaukee
River...Pecatonica River...Rock River.

For the Pecatonica River...including Shirland...Minor flooding is
possible.For the Rock River...including Rockton...Latham Park...
Byron...Dixon...Minor flooding is possible.For the Kishwaukee
River...including Belvidere...no flooding is observed or forecast.

For the Pecatonica River near Shirland, the latest stage is 7.7 feet
at 9 AM Sunday. Flood stage is 12.0 feet. Bankfull stage is 11.0
feet.Minor flooding is possible...with a crest of around 13.8 feet
Friday evening...which is 1.8 feet above flood stage.

For the Rock River at Rockton, the latest stage is 4.0 feet at 9 AM
Sunday. Flood stage is 10.0 feet. Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.Water
levels are expected to remain below flood stage.

For the Rock River at Latham Park, the latest stage is 5.1 feet at 9
AM Sunday. Flood stage is 10.0 feet. Bankfull stage is 9.0 feet.Water
levels are expected to remain below flood stage.

For the Rock River at Byron, the latest stage is 9.0 feet at 9 AM
Sunday. Flood stage is 13.0 feet. Bankfull stage is 10.5 feet.Minor
flooding is possible...with a crest of around 13.6 feet Thursday
evening...which is 0.6 feet above flood stage.

For the Rock River at Dixon, the latest stage is 11.2 feet at 9 AM
Sunday. Flood stage is 16.0 feet. Bankfull stage is 13.0 feet.Water
levels are expected to remain below flood stage.

For the Kishwaukee River at Belvidere, the latest stage is 1.9 feet
at 9 AM Sunday. Flood stage is 9.0 feet. Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
Water levels are expected to remain below flood stage.

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