612  
WGUS83 KLOT 230140  
FLSLOT  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL  
740 PM CST FRI FEB 22 2019  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
ADVISORY FOR THE ROCK RIVER...  
 
ROCK RIVER AT DIXON AFFECTING LEE COUNTY  
 
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.  
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT WEATHER.GOV/CHICAGO.  
 

 
 
ILC103-231340-  
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/DXRI2.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
740 PM CST FRI FEB 22 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A  
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR  
THE ROCK RIVER AT DIXON, OR FROM CASTLE ROCK STATE PARK NEAR OREGON  
DOWNSTREAM TO LEE COUNTY LINE.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 715 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.5 FEET.  
* ACTION STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 15.4 FEET BY WEDNESDAY  
EVENING.  
* IMPACT...AT 15.5 FEET...PAGE PARK PICNIC AREA IS INUNDATED.  
BACKWATER CAUSES SEVENMILE BRANCH TO OVERFLOW LOW-LYING BANKS NEAR  
FOREST PARK DRIVE NORTH OF DIXON.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4183 8963 4192 8948 4198 8942 4195 8932  
4183 8943 4175 8963  
 

 
 
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