Flood Potential Outlook
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Hydrologic Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
1105 AM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

This hydrologic outlook includes the following rivers: Des Plaines
River...Du Page River...East Branch Du Page River...Iroquois River...
Kankakee River...Sugar Creek...W Br Du Page River.

For the Kankakee River...including Dunns Bridge...Kouts...Momence...
Moderate flooding is possible.For the Des Plaines River...including
Russell...Gurnee...Minor flooding is possible.For the East Branch Du
Page River...including Bolingbrook...Minor flooding is possible.For
the Du Page River...including Plainfield...no flooding is observed or
forecast.For the Iroquois River...including Foresman...no flooding is
observed or forecast.For the Sugar Creek...including Milford...no
flooding is observed or forecast.For the West Branch Du Page River...
including Warrenville...no flooding is observed or forecast.

For the Kankakee River at Dunns Bridge, the latest stage is 7.5 feet
at 10 AM Sunday. Flood stage is 10.0 feet. Bankfull stage is 9.5
feet.Minor flooding is possible...with a crest of around 10.4 feet
Saturday evening...which is 0.4 feet above flood stage.

For the Kankakee River near Kouts, the latest stage is 8.1 feet at 10
AM Sunday. Flood stage is 11.0 feet. Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
Minor flooding is possible...with a crest of around 11.5 feet Friday
evening...which is 0.5 feet above flood stage.

For the Kankakee River at Momence, the latest stage is 2.7 feet at 11
AM Sunday. Flood stage is 5.0 feet. Bankfull stage is 4.0 feet.Water
levels are expected to remain below flood stage.

For the Des Plaines River near Russell, the latest stage is 4.5 feet
at 10 AM Sunday. Flood stage is 7.0 feet. Bankfull stage is 6.5 feet.
Minor flooding is possible...with a crest of around 8.5 feet Thursday
morning...which is 1.5 feet above flood stage.

For the Des Plaines River near Gurnee, the latest stage is 3.2 feet
at 10 AM Sunday. Flood stage is 7.0 feet. Bankfull stage is 6.5 feet.
Water levels are expected to remain below flood stage.

For the East Branch Du Page River at Bolingbrook, the latest stage is
15.5 feet at 11 AM Sunday. Flood stage is 19.5 feet. Bankfull stage
is 18.0 feet.Minor flooding is possible...with a crest of around 20.4
feet early Wednesday morning...which is 0.9 feet above flood stage.

For the Du Page River near Plainfield, the latest stage is 7.2 feet
at 11 AM Sunday. Flood stage is 12.0 feet. Bankfull stage is 10.0
feet.Water levels are expected to remain below flood stage.

For the Iroquois River near Foresman, the latest stage is 9.8 feet at
11 AM Sunday. Flood stage is 18.0 feet. Bankfull stage is 12.0 feet.
Water levels are expected to remain below flood stage.

For the Sugar Creek at Milford, the latest stage is 4.9 feet at 10 AM
Sunday. Flood stage is 18.0 feet. Bankfull stage is 15.0 feet.Water
levels are expected to remain below flood stage.

For the W Br Du Page River near Warrenville, the latest stage is 7.6
feet at 10 AM Sunday. Flood stage is 11.5 feet. Bankfull stage is
11.0 feet.Water levels are expected to remain below flood stage.

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