Pictures from Pontiac Flood Survey – 1/8/2008
Figure 1: Vermillion River at Interstate 55
Figure 2: Vermillion St. Bridge in Pontiac
Figure 3: Humiston River Park walk bridge that normally starts at edge of the north bank of the river
Figure 4: Picture of Pontiac COOP observer’s rain gage in flood water
Figure 5: Turbulent river water on downstream side of Vermillion St Bridge with river gage in center of bridge.
The following fly over pictures is courtesy of Scott Petersen of the Pontiac Flying Service
Figure 6: Overhead view of Pontiac flooding. Vermillion River is visible on the bottom left of the picture.
Figure 7: Downtown Pontiac with Mill St bridge in center of picture
Figure 8: Countryside view of flooded farmlands in Livingston County