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Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:46 PM CDT on July 19, 2017

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on July 23, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the Des Plaines river near Des Plaines.
* Until Sunday afternoon.
* At 845 PM Wednesday the stage was 17.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Recent activity... gage datum was changed by 10 feet on Nov 14 2014.
Flood thresholds and flood impacts are now 10 feet higher than
previous values.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Sunday morning.
* Impact... at 17.0 feet... water on pavement of 1700 block of busse
Highway, at river Rd and Gregory, central Road, and Big Bend drive.


Lat... Lon 4212 8784 4196 8780 4196 8790 4212 8794




Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 7:14 AM CDT on July 20, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 21, 2017


The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
Kendall County in northeastern Illinois...
Southern Lake County in northeastern Illinois...
northern Will County in northeastern Illinois...
southeastern Kane County in northeastern Illinois...
DuPage County in northeastern Illinois...
Cook County in northeastern Illinois...
Northwestern Lake County in northwestern Indiana...

* until 915 am CDT

* at 712 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. While the storms will have move quickly through,
earlier storms from last night and early this morning have
saturated the ground. This will cause minor flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Chicago and many of its suburbs.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.


Lat... Lon 4233 8783 4227 8783 4213 8774 4206 8767
      4190 8761 4190 8760 4188 8762 4183 8760
      4169 8750 4147 8750 4146 8860 4183 8860
      4216 8822 4216 8820 4217 8820 4240 8781


Mtf


821 am CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

The flood advisory continues for
the Des Plaines river at River Forest
* until Friday evening.
* At 800 am Wednesday the stage was 14.3 feet.
* Action stage is 13.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall.


Lat... Lon 4196 8790 4197 8780 4187 8777 4186 8787


Acs


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 7:44 AM CDT on July 20, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EDT on July 21, 2017


... Morning rainfall Roundup...

   the following are rain amounts for the previous 24-hours
   as measured in the morning by NWS cooperative observers
   and cocorahs observers.
   Observations are usually taken between 6 and 8 am.

   24-hour rainfall amounts
       for thursday(07/20/17)...


Illinois rain
location (county): fall (in)

Rockford (winnebago)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .3.39
Steward (lee)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..2.98
Harvard (mchenry)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .2.73
Dixon (lee)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .2.47
Genoa (de kalb)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 2.45
Dixon 3nnw (lee)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..2.36
Roscoe 2ese (winnebago)... ... ... ... ... ... ... .2.16
Roscoe 2se (winnebago)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..2.16
De Kalb (de kalb)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .2.10
Hebron (mchenry)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..2.07
Somonauk 2ne (de kalb)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..1.75
Lake In The Hills 1ese (mchenry)... ... ... ... .1.72
Peotone (will)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .1.66
Cary (mchenry)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .1.59
Algonquin 1n (mchenry)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..1.43
Plainfield (will)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .1.42
ohare (cook)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1.40
Rochelle (ogle)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1.34
Elk Grove Village 1ese (cook)... ... ... ... ... .1.31
Glencoe (cook)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .1.25
Palatine 1nne (cook)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .1.24
Lake Zurich 1n (lake)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1.14
Woodstock (mchenry)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..1.13
Elgin (kane)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1.12
Batavia 1wsw (kane)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..1.06
Wheeling (cook)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1.06
Batavia 1wnw (kane)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..1.03
Homer Glen 1ene (will)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..1.00
Lake Zurich (lake)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1.00
Mundelein (lake)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..0.98
Waukegan (lake)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 0.97
Geneva 4wsw (kane)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 0.90
Elburn (kane)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..0.87
Earlville 5nne (de kalb)... ... ... ... ... ... ... 0.80
Aurora (kane)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..0.77
Lake Villa 1ssw (lake)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..0.77
Aurora (kane)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..0.75
Coal City 4nnw (grundy)... ... ... ... ... ... ... .0.75
Batavia (kane)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .0.73
Romeoville (will)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... .0.71
Naperville 1nw (du page)... ... ... ... ... ... ... 0.67
Chebanse (kankakee)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..0.65
North Aurora 2ne (kane)... ... ... ... ... ... ... .0.65
midway (cook)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..0.64
Westmont (du page)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 0.62
Elmhurst (du page)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 0.60
Joliet 2n (will)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..0.60
West Chicago (du page)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..0.58


Indiana rain
location (county): fall (in)

Wheatfield 4wsw (jasper)... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1.59
Griffith 1n (lake)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 0.70
Hobart 1nnw (lake)... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 0.40



Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 7:14 AM CDT on July 20, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 21, 2017


The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
Kendall County in northeastern Illinois...
Southern Lake County in northeastern Illinois...
northern Will County in northeastern Illinois...
southeastern Kane County in northeastern Illinois...
DuPage County in northeastern Illinois...
Cook County in northeastern Illinois...
Northwestern Lake County in northwestern Indiana...

* until 915 am CDT

* at 712 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. While the storms will have move quickly through,
earlier storms from last night and early this morning have
saturated the ground. This will cause minor flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Chicago and many of its suburbs.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.


Lat... Lon 4233 8783 4227 8783 4213 8774 4206 8767
      4190 8761 4190 8760 4188 8762 4183 8760
      4169 8750 4147 8750 4146 8860 4183 8860
      4216 8822 4216 8820 4217 8820 4240 8781


Mtf


821 am CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

The flood advisory continues for
the Des Plaines river at River Forest
* until Friday evening.
* At 800 am Wednesday the stage was 14.3 feet.
* Action stage is 13.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall.


Lat... Lon 4196 8790 4197 8780 4187 8777 4186 8787


Acs


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