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813 PM CST WED JAN 18 2017
The Flood Warning continues for
The Kankakee River at Shelby.
* Until Further Notice.
* At 745 PM Wednesday the stage was 9.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 10.3 feet by
Saturday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...Flooding affects county and local roads.
Wildwood Estates and Sumava Resorts begin to experience some
LAT...LON 4127 8727 4121 8756 4111 8753 4118 8722
$$Special Weather Statement
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE IL-OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-DUPAGE-COOK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKFORD...BELVIDERE...WOODSTOCK...
308 AM CST Thu Jan 19 2017 /408 AM EST Thu Jan 19 2017/
...Moderate to heavy rain will result in renewed rises on area
streams and rivers and could produce localized flooding...
Rain is expected to overspread northern Illinois and northwest
Indiana starting late this afternoon and evening and continue
through the overnight hours. Widespread amounts of a half to three
quarters of an inch of rainfall are expected, with locally higher
totals possible in locations that experience thunderstorms. Frozen
subsoil conditions will promote rapid runoff and many rivers and
streams are already elevated due to recent precipitation. Renewed
rises on areas streams and rivers are expected, and other low
lying areas prone to flooding may also experience high water.
Motorists are urged to be alert for the possibility of water on