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Statement as of 4:02 PM CDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on May 03, 2017


The Flood Watch continues for
the Fox River near New Munster
* from Monday afternoon until further notice.
* At 3:00 PM Friday the stage was 9.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Monday afternoon.


Lat... Lon 4262 8832 4262 8814 4252 8813 4245 8811
      4245 8827 4255 8825



River forecasts are available for some but not all river gaging
locations. The 7 day river forecast takes into account past
precipitation... soil moisture conditions etc..and predicted
future 24 hour basin-average precipitation.

(Stages in ft.) Bank- latest forecast stages
- flood full observed ... for 6 PM...
location stage stage stage/time Sat sun Mon Tue
New Munster 11.0 10.0 9.44 03 PM 04/28 9.6 9.3 9.4 11.4
Afton 9.0 8.0 8.71 02 PM 04/28 8.6 8.7 8.8 9.4

- highest 24 hour change
- observed in river stage
- stage in (ft.) Up to highest stage
- the last latest observed forecast in
- 7 days stage next 7 days
Afton 8.95 09 PM 04/21 0.01 10.00 07 am 05/05
New Munster 9.91 08 PM 04/21 0.59 12.90 01 am 05/03

Below is predicted precipitation information in 6 hour increments
for the listed sites. This information is updated twice daily-morning
and evening. Precipitation prediction is for 48 hours into the future
from October through March and for 24 hours into the future from
April through August.

New munster: 7 PM-1 am Fri Apr 28 0.00
new munster: midn-6 am Sat Apr 29 0.00
new munster: 7 am-1 PM Sat Apr 29 0.00
new munster: 1 PM-7 PM Sat Apr 29 0.03
new munster: 7 PM-1 am Sat Apr 29 0.00
new munster: 1 am-7 am sun Apr 30 0.00
new munster: 7 am-1 PM sun Apr 30 0.00
new munster: 1 PM-7 PM sun Apr 30 0.25

Afton: 7 PM-1 am Fri Apr 28 0.00
afton: 1 am-7 am Sat Apr 29 0.00
afton: 7 am-1 PM Sat Apr 29 0.00
afton: 1 PM-7 PM Sat Apr 29 0.05
afton: 7 PM-1 am Sat Apr 29 0.00


1151 am CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Des Plaines river at Lincolnshire
* from Monday afternoon to late Tuesday night.
* At 10:45 am Friday the stage was 8.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 12.5 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Monday afternoon.
* Impact... at 12.5 feet... water begins to overflow onto Londonderry
Lane.


Lat... Lon 4224 8788 4212 8784 4212 8794 4224 8797





1151 am CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Des Plaines river near Gurnee
* from late Sunday night until further notice.
* At 10:30 am Friday the stage was 4.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Monday morning.
* Impact... at 7.0 feet... flooding begins to affect the lowest areas
near the river.


Lat... Lon 4239 8787 4230 8791 4223 8788 4224 8797
      4230 8800 4239 8796




1151 am CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Des Plaines river near Russell
* from Monday evening until further notice.
* At 10:30 am Friday the stage was 4.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Monday evening.
* Impact... at 8.0 feet... agricultural land and park lands flood. Water
approaches a few homes near Railroad tracks.


Lat... Lon 4250 8787 4247 8789 4239 8787 4239 8796
      4247 8799 4251 8797




Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:02 PM CDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on May 03, 2017


The Flood Watch continues for
the Fox River near New Munster
* from Monday afternoon until further notice.
* At 3:00 PM Friday the stage was 9.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Monday afternoon.


Lat... Lon 4262 8832 4262 8814 4252 8813 4245 8811
      4245 8827 4255 8825



River forecasts are available for some but not all river gaging
locations. The 7 day river forecast takes into account past
precipitation... soil moisture conditions etc..and predicted
future 24 hour basin-average precipitation.

(Stages in ft.) Bank- latest forecast stages
- flood full observed ... for 6 PM...
location stage stage stage/time Sat sun Mon Tue
New Munster 11.0 10.0 9.44 03 PM 04/28 9.6 9.3 9.4 11.4
Afton 9.0 8.0 8.71 02 PM 04/28 8.6 8.7 8.8 9.4

- highest 24 hour change
- observed in river stage
- stage in (ft.) Up to highest stage
- the last latest observed forecast in
- 7 days stage next 7 days
Afton 8.95 09 PM 04/21 0.01 10.00 07 am 05/05
New Munster 9.91 08 PM 04/21 0.59 12.90 01 am 05/03

Below is predicted precipitation information in 6 hour increments
for the listed sites. This information is updated twice daily-morning
and evening. Precipitation prediction is for 48 hours into the future
from October through March and for 24 hours into the future from
April through August.

New munster: 7 PM-1 am Fri Apr 28 0.00
new munster: midn-6 am Sat Apr 29 0.00
new munster: 7 am-1 PM Sat Apr 29 0.00
new munster: 1 PM-7 PM Sat Apr 29 0.03
new munster: 7 PM-1 am Sat Apr 29 0.00
new munster: 1 am-7 am sun Apr 30 0.00
new munster: 7 am-1 PM sun Apr 30 0.00
new munster: 1 PM-7 PM sun Apr 30 0.25

Afton: 7 PM-1 am Fri Apr 28 0.00
afton: 1 am-7 am Sat Apr 29 0.00
afton: 7 am-1 PM Sat Apr 29 0.00
afton: 1 PM-7 PM Sat Apr 29 0.05
afton: 7 PM-1 am Sat Apr 29 0.00


1151 am CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Des Plaines river at Lincolnshire
* from Monday afternoon to late Tuesday night.
* At 10:45 am Friday the stage was 8.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 12.5 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Monday afternoon.
* Impact... at 12.5 feet... water begins to overflow onto Londonderry
Lane.


Lat... Lon 4224 8788 4212 8784 4212 8794 4224 8797





1151 am CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Des Plaines river near Gurnee
* from late Sunday night until further notice.
* At 10:30 am Friday the stage was 4.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Monday morning.
* Impact... at 7.0 feet... flooding begins to affect the lowest areas
near the river.


Lat... Lon 4239 8787 4230 8791 4223 8788 4224 8797
      4230 8800 4239 8796




1151 am CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Des Plaines river near Russell
* from Monday evening until further notice.
* At 10:30 am Friday the stage was 4.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Monday evening.
* Impact... at 8.0 feet... agricultural land and park lands flood. Water
approaches a few homes near Railroad tracks.


Lat... Lon 4250 8787 4247 8789 4239 8787 4239 8796
      4247 8799 4251 8797




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Hawaii - Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Indiana - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Record Report
Kansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Statement
Michigan - Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Hydrologic Statement
Minnesota - Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
New Mexico - Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch, High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
New York - Record Report
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flash Flood Watch
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Wind Advisory , Hard Freeze Warning
Virginia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement

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