414  
WGUS83 KLOT 131606  
FLSLOT  
 
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL  
1006 AM CST SAT JAN 13 2018  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
INDIANA...  
 
KANKAKEE RIVER AT SHELBY AFFECTING LAKE AND NEWTON COUNTIES  
 
.ICE JAMS CAN RESULT IN RAPID FLUCTUATIONS IN WATER LEVELS WITH  
LITTLE OR NO WARNING.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
SAFETY MESSAGE...IF YOU ENCOUNTER A FLOODED ROADWAY...TURN AROUND AND  
FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.  
 
SAFETY MESSAGE...RIVER LEVELS MAY FLUCTUATE RAPIDLY DUE TO ICE WITH  
LITTLE OR NO WARNING. RESIDENTS IN LOW LYING FLOOD PRONE AREAS SHOULD  
REMAIN ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOODING DUE TO ICE JAMS. ICE JAM FLOODING  
CAN BE VERY LOCALIZED AND NOT AFFECT ALL LOCATIONS ALONG THE RIVER AS  
IN A TYPICAL RIVER FLOOD.  
 

 
 
INC089-111-131636-  
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1006 AM CST SAT JAN 13 2018  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR  
THE KANKAKEE RIVER AT SHELBY.  
* AT 945 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.4 FEET AND WAS ICE AFFECTED.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER CRESTED BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 9.0 FEET. THE  
RIVER WILL FALL TO 8.0 FEET BY SUNDAY MORNING. ICE JAMS CAN  
RESULT IN RAPID RISES IN WATER LEVELS WITH LITTLE OR NO WARNING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4118 8722 4111 8753 4121 8756 4127 8727  
 

 
 
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