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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
445 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Wisconsin...Illinois...
  East Branch Pecatonica River Near Blanchardville affecting
  Lafayette COUNTY
  Fox River Near New Munster affecting Lake AND Kenosha COUNTIES
  Sugar River At Brodhead affecting Green AND Rock COUNTIES
  Turtle Creek at Beloit-1 SE affecting Rock COUNTY


&&
ILC097-WIC059-212245-
/O.CON.KMKX.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-170126T1800Z/
/NMSW3.1.ER.170121T0610Z.170123T0600Z.170126T1200Z.UU/
445 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Fox River Near New Munster.
* At  4:00 AM Saturday the stage was 11.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 11.9 feet by
  early Monday morning. The river will fall below flood stage
  Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 11.8 feet...This level is the 50 percent chance flood
  meaning there is a 50 percent chance in any given year of the river
  reaching this level. Floodwaters surround a home at the
  intersection of Highway 50 and Highway W in the Wheatland area.

&&

LAT...LON 4262 8832 4262 8814 4252 8813 4245 8811
      4245 8827 4255 8825

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
339 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
220945-
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE ILLINOIS-OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-
DUPAGE-COOK-LA SALLE-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL-KANKAKEE-LIVINGSTON-
IROQUOIS-FORD-LAKE INDIANA-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-BENTON-
339 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017 /439 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
NORTHEAST ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED:
  LIMITED THUNDERSTORM RISK.
  SIGNIFICANT FOG RISK.

DISCUSSION:

DENSE FOG ACROSS FAR NORTHERN ILLINOIS WILL EASE BY MID TO LATE
MORNING. FOG IS LIKELY TO REDEVELOP TONIGHT...SOME OF WHICH MAY BE
DENSE.

THERE IS A SMALL CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS EAST OF INTERSTATE 57
TONIGHT. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

SUNDAY...
  LIMITED FOG RISK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NECESSARY THROUGH TONIGHT.

GENERAL STORM MOTION OF THE DAY:

MOVING TO THE NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

&&

$$



Dense Fog Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
159 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017


ILZ003>006-008-010>014-211500-
/O.CON.KLOT.FG.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-170121T1500Z/
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE IL-OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-DUPAGE-COOK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKFORD...BELVIDERE...WOODSTOCK...
WAUKEGAN...OREGON...DIXON...DEKALB...AURORA...ELGIN...WHEATON...
CHICAGO
159 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING...

* VISIBILITY...TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY
  THROUGH 6 AM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. IF DRIVING...SLOW DOWN...
USE YOUR HEADLIGHTS...AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE AHEAD OF YOU.

&&

$$

MTF




Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
922 PM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

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

  Des Plaines River near Russell affecting Lake COUNTY
  Illinois River at La Salle affecting Bureau...La Salle and Putnam
  Counties

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana...
  Kankakee River at Shelby affecting Lake and Newton Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

ILC097-211722-
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-170125T1800Z/
/RUSI2.1.ER.170120T2245Z.170122T0000Z.170125T1200Z.NO/
922 PM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Des Plaines River near Russell.
* Until Wednesday afternoon.
* At  830 PM Friday the stage was 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 7.3 feet by
  Saturday evening. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday
  morning.
* Impact...At 7.0 feet...Water flows into surrounding farm and marsh
  land near the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4251 8797 4247 8799 4239 8796 4239 8787
      4247 8789 4250 8787

$$



Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
624 AM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

...The Flood Watch continues for the following rivers in Illinois...
Wisconsin

  Fox River Near New Munster affecting Lake AND Kenosha COUNTIES

&&

ILZ006-WIZ072-201824-
/O.CON.KMKX.FL.A.0001.170121T1800Z-170126T1200Z/
/NMSW3.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
624 AM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

The Flood Watch continues for
  The Fox River Near New Munster
* FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON TO THURSDAY MORNING.
* At  6:00 AM Friday the stage was 10.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...Flood stage may be reached by tomorrow early 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  10.30 06 AM 01/20  10.7 11.4 11.7 11.7

-                   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
New Munster     10.30  06 AM 01/20    0.10      11.70 12 AM 01/23

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 February and for 24 hours into the future from
March through August.

New Munster: 6 pm-midn  Fri Jan 20  0.34
New Munster: midn-6 am  Sat Jan 21  0.24
New Munster: 6 am-noon  Sat Jan 21  0.02
New Munster: noon-6 pm  Sat Jan 21  0.00
New Munster: 6 pm-midn  Sat Jan 21  0.00
New Munster: midn-6 am  Sun Jan 22  0.01
New Munster: 6 am-noon  Sun Jan 22  0.00
New Munster: noon-6 pm  Sun Jan 22  0.00





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