Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
753 PM CDT Tue Jun 18 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.

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753 PM CDT Tue Jun 18 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 Wednesday morning.
* At  645 PM Tuesday 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 Wednesday.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Agricultural areas in La Salle, Spring
  Valley, and Peru lowlands are flooded.

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


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