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Winnebago IL-Boone IL-
559 AM CDT THU JUN 29 2017
...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT Until 1130 AM CDT FOR Winnebago
and Boone Counties...
* Earlier this morning, emergency management had reported widespread
flooding across Winnebago and Boone Counties, including in parts
of Rockford and Belvidere. Many roads were impassable, including
near Kent Creek in Rockford. Other cities with some impassable
residential roads include Belvidere, Loves Park, Machesney Park,
and Pecatonica. There are several rural roads too that had been
reported flooded. While the rest of the morning is expected to
remain mainly dry, the water will be slow to subside and some
flooded roadways will be a concern during the Thursday morning
* Some locations that likely have flooding include...
South Beloit, Rockton, Roscoe, Poplar Grove, Cherry Valley,
Winnebago, Durand, Capron, Timberlane, Caledonia, Lake Summerset,
Davis Junction and New Millford.
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.
LAT...LON 4249 8871 4215 8871 4215 8917 4221 8917
4220 8939 4250 8940
902 AM CDT Thu Jun 29 2017
The Flood Warning continues for
The Kishwaukee River at Belvidere.
* until Saturday afternoon.
* At 815 AM Thursday the stage was 9.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 10.7 feet by
early Friday. The river will fall below flood stage late Saturday
LAT...LON 4229 8862 4223 8861 4223 8894 4229 8895