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Flood Advisory

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Chicago IL
1006 AM CDT Thu Oct 28 2021

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

  Kankakee River at Shelby affecting Lake IN and Newton Counties.


These forecasts are based on observed precipitation as well as
forecast precipitation 48 hours into the future. Changes to the
rainfall forecast, or any additional rainfall after 48 hours, may
cause changes to these river forecasts.

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

Additional information is available at and

The next statement is expected by 1000 PM CDT this evening.


1006 AM CDT Thu Oct 28 2021

...The Flood Advisory remains in effect...

The Flood Advisory continues for
  Kankakee River from Near I-65 and De Motte downstream to IL/IN
  state line, including the Shelby gauge.
* Until Tuesday evening.
* At 6:45 PM CDT Wednesday the stage was 9.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.5 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  Saturday afternoon. Higher flooding will also possible and may
  need to be upgraded to a Warning with later updates if confidence
* Impact...At 10.5 feet, Water overflows low-lying river banks along
  Bluegrass Road and in Wildwood Estates east of Sumava Resorts.


LAT...LON 4122 8756 4128 8728 4117 8725 4111 8753



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