Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
WGUS83 KLOT 240213
FLSLOT


Flood Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
913 PM CDT Wed May 23 2018

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

  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
  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.

&&

ILC097-241612-
/O.CON.KLOT.FL.W.0054.000000T0000Z-180525T1200Z/
/RUSI2.1.ER.180523T0115Z.180524T1200Z.180525T0600Z.NO/
913 PM CDT Wed May 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Des Plaines River near Russell.
* until Friday morning.
* At  830 PM Wednesday 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 remain near 7.0 feet through Thursday,
  then fall below flood stage early Friday morning.
* Impact...At 7.0 feet...Water flows into surrounding farm and marsh
  land near the river.

&&

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

$$

ILC097-241612-
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0045.000000T0000Z-180525T1800Z/
/GUNI2.1.ER.180515T0209Z.180516T0900Z.180525T1200Z.NO/
913 PM CDT Wed May 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Des Plaines River near Gurnee.
* until Friday afternoon.
* At  830 PM Wednesday the stage was 7.7 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...Flooding begins to affect the lowest areas
  near the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4239 8787 4230 8791 4223 8788 4224 8797
      4230 8800 4239 8796

$$

ILC097-241200-
/O.CON.KLOT.FL.W.0057.000000T0000Z-180524T1200Z/
/LDRI2.1.ER.180521T2015Z.180522T1645Z.180524T0600Z.UU/
913 PM CDT Wed May 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Des Plaines River at Lincolnshire.
* until Thursday morning.
* At  845 PM Wednesday the stage was 12.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.5 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Thursday.
* Impact...At 12.5 feet...Water begins to overflow onto Londonderry
  Lane.

&&

LAT...LON 4224 8788 4212 8784 4212 8794 4224 8797


$$

ILC031-241612-
/O.CON.KLOT.FL.W.0055.000000T0000Z-180524T2000Z/
/DSPI2.1.ER.180521T1712Z.180522T0800Z.180524T1600Z.NO/
913 PM CDT Wed May 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Des Plaines River near Des Plaines.
* until Thursday afternoon.
* At  845 PM Wednesday the stage was 15.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 15.5 feet...Water reaches some backyards along Big Bend
  Drive.

&&

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


$$

ILC089-111-241612-
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0053.000000T0000Z-180527T1200Z/
/AFBI2.1.ER.180520T1630Z.180523T1500Z.180527T0600Z.UU/
913 PM CDT Wed May 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Fox River at Algonquin Tailwater.
* until Sunday morning.
* At  830 PM Wednesday the stage was 9.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Sunday morning.

&&

LAT...LON 4238 8830 4237 8817 4221 8814 4194 8827
      4195 8838 4224 8828

$$

ILC089-093-241612-
/O.CON.KLOT.FL.W.0056.000000T0000Z-180525T1800Z/
/MNGI2.1.ER.180521T1315Z.180522T0130Z.180525T1200Z.UU/
913 PM CDT Wed May 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Fox River at Montgomery.
* until Friday afternoon.
* At  830 PM Wednesday the stage was 13.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 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 13.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding begins near river.

&&

LAT...LON 4194 8827 4169 8826 4154 8860 4163 8860
      4173 8838 4195 8838

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.