Bird's eye view of Illinois River (Photo Gallery)

By WEEK Producer

Shade-Lohnamm Bridge near the Peoria Lock and Dam.

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    Peoria riverfront after Illinois River crests at 29.3 feet Tuesday.

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April 22, 2013 Updated Apr 23, 2013 at 4:28 PM CDT

The Illinois River is expected to crest in the Peoria Area early Tuesday morning. These are photographs of the river on Monday, April 22 around the noon hour. The crest is expected to be 29.5 feet. Flood stage is 18 feet and the record set in 1943 is 28.8 feet.

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