** 10/14/2014...IMPORTANT: Effective November 14 2014...The gage zero datum at the Des Plaines, IL USGS streamgage will be changed by 10.0 feet. At that time, all river stages, existing flood thresholds, and impacts will be increased by 10 feet. For example, flood stage will change from 5.0 ft to 15.0 ft on 11/14/14. **
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