La Salle Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 8:14 PM CST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Illinois River at La Salle.
* Until further notice.
* At 745 PM Thursday the stage was 30.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 30.6 feet by
early Friday. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 30.0 feet... water reaches the top of the La Salle water
pumping station pit.


Lat... Lon 4128 8896 4126 8930 4135 8929 4137 8896





814 PM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Illinois River at Ottawa.
* Until Thursday March 01.
* At 730 PM Thursday the stage was 470.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 463.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
late Thursday morning.
* Impact... at 471.3 feet... Fox River water reaches center of YMCA
parking lot.


Lat... Lon 4127 8867 4128 8897 4137 8896 4135 8868





807 PM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Fox River at Dayton.
* Until Friday evening.
* At 745 PM Thursday the stage was 12.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Friday afternoon.
* Impact... at 12.0 feet... the river begins to overflow banks in the
lowest areas.


Lat... Lon 4154 8860 4133 8878 4134 8889 4157 8871
      4164 8860




740 PM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Vermilion river near Leonore.
* Until Friday evening.
* At 645 PM Thursday the stage was 16.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Friday afternoon.


Lat... Lon 4109 8889 4131 8912 4132 8899 4113 8880