190  
WGUS83 KLOT 190129  
FLSLOT  
 
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL  
829 PM CDT THU APR 18 2019  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN INDIANA...  
 
KANKAKEE RIVER AT SHELBY AFFECTING LAKE AND NEWTON 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.  
 

 
 
INC089-111-191528-  
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0051.000000T0000Z-190424T1800Z/  
/SLBI3.1.ER.190416T0100Z.190419T1200Z.190424T1200Z.NO/  
829 PM CDT THU APR 18 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE KANKAKEE RIVER AT SHELBY, OR FROM NEAR I-65 AND DE MOTTE  
DOWNSTREAM TO IL/IN STATE LINE.  
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.  
* AT 745 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.5 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 9.5 FEET BY  
FRIDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE WEDNESDAY  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 10.0 FEET...COUNTY ROAD 1200W/RANGE LINE ROAD IS  
THREATENED NORTH OF THE RIVER. WILDWOOD ESTATES AND SUMAVA RESORTS  
BEGIN TO EXPERIENCE SOME FLOODING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4122 8756 4128 8728 4117 8725 4111 8753  
 

 
 
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