045  
WGUS83 KLOT 200539  
FLSLOT  
 
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL  
1138 PM CST TUE FEB 19 2019  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED 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.  
 

 
 
ILC011-099-155-200608-  
/O.CAN.KLOT.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-190220T1200Z/  
/LSLI2.1.SM.190205T0938Z.190209T0030Z.190220T0230Z.NO/  
1138 PM CST TUE FEB 19 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR  
THE ILLINOIS RIVER AT LA SALLE, OR FROM STARVED ROCK LOCK AND DAM  
DOWNSTREAM TO CONFLUENCE WITH BIG BUREAU CREEK.  
* AT 1045 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 19.9 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 20.0 FEET.  
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 8:30 PM TUESDAY.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 19.5 FEET BY THURSDAY  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 20.0 FEET...AGRICULTURAL AREAS IN LA SALLE, SPRING  
VALLEY, AND PERU LOWLANDS ARE FLOODED.  
 

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

 
 
BMD  
 
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