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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
839 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

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

  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
  Des Plaines River at Riverside affecting Cook County
  Fox River at Dayton affecting La Salle County
  Kankakee River at Shelby affecting Lake and Newton Counties
  Fox River at Algonquin Tailwater affecting Kane and McHenry
  Counties
  Fox River at Montgomery affecting Kane and Kendall Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

ILC031-240338-
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/DSPI2.2.ER.170712T1631Z.170723T0045Z.170726T0600Z.NO/
839 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Des Plaines River near Des Plaines.
* until Wednesday morning.
* At  745 AM Sunday the stage was 18.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At 18.5 feet...Flood waters affect residential areas of Big
  Bend Drive, Mason Lane, River Road, and Howard.

&&

LAT...LON 4212 8784 4196 8780 4196 8790 4212 8794


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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
839 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

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

  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
  Des Plaines River at Riverside affecting Cook County
  Fox River at Dayton affecting La Salle County
  Kankakee River at Shelby affecting Lake and Newton Counties
  Fox River at Algonquin Tailwater affecting Kane and McHenry
  Counties
  Fox River at Montgomery affecting Kane and Kendall Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

ILC031-240338-
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0103.000000T0000Z-170724T2100Z/
/RVRI2.1.ER.170720T1348Z.170723T0115Z.170724T1500Z.UU/
839 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Des Plaines River at Riverside.
* until Monday afternoon.
* At  745 AM Sunday the stage was 7.8 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
  Monday morning.
* Impact...At 7.5 feet...Park areas are inundated near Salt Creek.

&&

LAT...LON 4187 8777 4183 8776 4174 8780 4178 8791
      4184 8786 4186 8787

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
417 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

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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-
417 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017 /517 AM EDT Sun Jul 23 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...with an associated:
      Limited Hail Risk...up to quarter size.
      Elevated Thunderstorm Wind Damage Risk...up to 60 MPH.

DISCUSSION:

Scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop toward late
morning into the afternoon. A few of these could be strong to
severe, especially in areas south of I-80 where afternoon heating
ahead of a frontal zone will enhance instability.

In addition, flooding will continue along portions of the
Des Plaines, Fox, Kishwaukee, Rock, Illinois, and Pecatonica
rivers.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.

Monday...
 High Swim Risk.
Wednesday...
 Elevated Thunderstorm Risk.
 Limited Excessive Heat Risk.
Thursday...
 Elevated Thunderstorm Risk.

DISCUSSION:

With cool north winds, Monday and Tuesday will be quiet except for
the increased swim risk along the southern shore of the lake.
Warmer and less settled weather returns for Wednesday and
Thursday.

In addition, flooding will continue along portions of the
Des Plaines, Fox, Kishwaukee, Rock, Illinois, and Pecatonica
rivers.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters may be needed today, especially in southern portions of
the forecast area.

GENERAL STORM MOTION OF THE DAY:

Moving southeast around 30-35 mph.

&&

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