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Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:41 AM CST on January 18, 2017

Expires 11:41 PM EST on January 18, 2017


The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Des Plaines river near Russell.
* From Friday morning untill further notice.
* At 930 am Wednesday the stage was 6.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Friday morning and continue to
rise to near 7.4 feet by Saturday evening.
* Impact... at 7.0 feet... water flows into surrounding farm and marsh
land near the river.


Lat... Lon 4251 8797 4247 8799 4239 8796 4239 8787
      4247 8789 4250 8787




Flood Watch

Statement as of 9:05 PM CST on January 16, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EST on January 21, 2017


The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Des Plaines river near Russell
* from late Wednesday night to late Friday night.
* At 8:30 PM Monday the stage was 4.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by early Thursday morning.
* Impact... at 7.0 feet... water flows into surrounding farm and marsh
land near the river.


Lat... Lon 4251 8797 4247 8799 4239 8796 4239 8787
      4247 8789 4250 8787




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