photo by Jeanette Hudson

The Marseilles Police Department is actively monitoring the Illinois River levels. 

The current level has just raised to 23.28 and is predicted crest at 24.01 late this evening early morning. 

The current voluntary evacuation is at 23 feet and the mandatory evacuation is 24.5 per the Marseilles Flood Safety Plan. 

The Marseilles Police Department will continue to monitor the river predictions and will relay any further instructions as more information comes available. 

You can monitor the river activity on the National Weather Service NOAA Hydrologic prediction at Illinois River at Morris.