Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL
FGUS73 KLOT 090259
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
859 PM CST FRI JAN 8 2016
This hydrologic outlook includes the following rivers: Des Plaines
For the Des Plaines River...including Russell...Minor flooding is
For the Des Plaines River near Russell, the latest stage is 4.7 feet
at 8 PM Friday. Flood stage is 7.0 feet. Bankfull stage is 6.5 feet.
Minor flooding is possible...with a crest of around 7.3 feet Tuesday
evening...which is 0.3 feet above flood stage.