Flood Statement
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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
946 PM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...

  Des Plaines River near Russell affecting Lake County
  Des Plaines River near Gurnee affecting Lake County
  Des Plaines River at Lincolnshire affecting Lake County
  Des Plaines River near Des Plaines affecting Cook County
...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...
  Fox River at Algonquin Tailwater affecting Kane and McHenry
  Counties
  Fox River at Montgomery affecting Kane and Kendall Counties

.Synopsis...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...If you encounter a flooded roadway...turn around and
find an alternate route.

&&

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946 PM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Fox River at Algonquin Tailwater.
* until further notice.
* At  830 PM Wednesday the stage was 12.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.5 feet.
* Recent activity...Flood forecasts for Algonquin were moved to this
  location on July 5 2011. Gage zero datum is different from the old
  gage location. Flood and action stages have changed.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 11.9 feet
  by Friday morning.


&&

LAT...LON 4238 8830 4237 8817 4221 8814 4194 8827
      4195 8838 4224 8828

$$

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946 PM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Fox River at Montgomery.
* until further notice.
* At  845 PM Wednesday the stage was 13.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 13.6 feet
  by Friday morning.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding begins near river.

&&

LAT...LON 4194 8827 4169 8826 4154 8860 4163 8860
      4173 8838 4195 8838

$$

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946 PM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Des Plaines River near Russell.
* until late Sunday night.
* At  830 PM Wednesday the stage was 8.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Sunday 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

$$

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946 PM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Des Plaines River near Gurnee.
* until Monday afternoon.
* At  930 PM Wednesday the stage was 9.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Monday morning.
* Impact...At 9.5 feet...Water on outside lanes of IL Route 132 (Grand
  Avenue) near Peterson Park.

&&

LAT...LON 4239 8787 4230 8791 4223 8788 4224 8797
      4230 8800 4239 8796

$$

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946 PM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Des Plaines River at Lincolnshire.
* until Sunday evening.
* At  845 PM Wednesday the stage was 14.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Sunday afternoon.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Water begins to pond on Lincolnshire Drive
  at Wiltshire Lane.  Londonderry Lane is closed between Lincolnshire
  Drive and 45 Londonberry Lane.

&&

LAT...LON 4224 8788 4212 8784 4212 8794 4224 8797


$$

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946 PM CDT Wed Jul 19 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


$$




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