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Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
1009 PM CST MON JAN 23 2017

...The Flood Watch continues for the following rivers in Illinois...
Wisconsin
  Fox River Near New Munster affecting Lake AND Kenosha COUNTIES


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ILZ006-WIZ072-241009-
/O.CON.KMKX.FL.A.0001.000000T0000Z-170126T1200Z/
/NMSW3.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1009 PM CST MON JAN 23 2017

The Flood Watch continues for
  The Fox River Near New Munster
* UNTIL THURSDAY MORNING.
* At  9:00 PM Monday the stage was 10.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...Flood stage may be reached by Thursday morning.

&&

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       Tue  Wed  Thu  Fri
New Munster     11.0  10.0  10.31 09 PM 01/23  10.0 10.6 11.5 11.1

-                   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     11.53  09 PM 01/21   -0.70      11.50 06 PM 01/26

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  Mon Jan 23  0.00
New Munster: midn-6 am  Tue Jan 24  0.00
New Munster: 6 am-noon  Tue Jan 24  0.00
New Munster: noon-6 pm  Tue Jan 24  0.00
New Munster: 6 pm-midn  Tue Jan 24  0.03
New Munster: midn-6 am  Wed Jan 25  0.12
New Munster: 6 am-noon  Wed Jan 25  0.05
New Munster: noon-6 pm  Wed Jan 25  0.05





Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
908 PM CST MON JAN 23 2017

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

  Illinois River at La Salle affecting Bureau...La Salle and Putnam
  Counties
  Pecatonica River near Shirland affecting Winnebago County
  Des Plaines River near Russell affecting Lake County
  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.

&&

ILC097-241708-
/O.CON.KLOT.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-170127T1800Z/
/RUSI2.1.ER.170120T2245Z.170123T0230Z.170127T1200Z.NO/
908 PM CST MON JAN 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Des Plaines River near Russell.
* Until Friday afternoon.
* At  830 PM Monday the stage was 7.2 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
  Friday 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

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
322 PM CST MON JAN 23 2017

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
242130-
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-
322 PM CST MON JAN 23 2017 /422 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017/

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED:

  LIMITED FOG RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

TUESDAY...
  LIMITED THUNDERSTORM RISK.
  LIMITED FOG RISK.

DISCUSSION:

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TUESDAY NIGHT ACROSS FAR
NORTHERN ILLINOIS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NECESSARY THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

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