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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
307 PM CDT Tue May 26 2020

Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Lake IL-Ogle-Lee-De Kalb-Kane-DuPage-
La Salle-Kendall-Grundy-Kankakee-Livingston-Iroquois-Ford-
Northern Cook-Central Cook-Southern Cook-Northern Will-
Southern Will-Eastern Will-Lake IN-Porter-Newton-Jasper-Benton-
307 PM CDT Tue May 26 2020 /407 PM EDT Tue May 26 2020/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of North Central
Illinois...Northeast Illinois and Northwest Indiana.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.


Widely scattered showers and thunderstorms will continue into the
evening hours. The strongest storms will produce frequent cloud to
ground lightning, heavy downpours, and gusty winds.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.
  Limited Flooding Risk.
  Elevated Thunderstorm Risk.
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.


  Spotter activation will not be necessary through tonight.


 Moving toward north at 30 mph.


Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
400 PM CDT Tue May 26 2020

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

  Fox River Lower Near New Munster affecting Lake and Kenosha

400 PM CDT Tue May 26 2020

...The Flood Warning remains in effect...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Fox River Lower Near New Munster.
* Until Thursday morning.
* At 3:00 PM CDT Tuesday the stage was 11.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 11.2 feet
  this evening. It will then fall below flood stage early Thursday
* Impact...At 11.0 feet, Floodwaters begin to affect 77th St. in the
  Town of Wheatland. Floodwaters are near some homes along Highway W
  in the Village of Salem Lakes and Town of Wheatland areas.


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, and predicted
precipitation for the basin. Precipitation is for the next 24 hours
in the future from April through September and for 48 hours in the
future from October through March.

(Stages in ft.)       Bank-       Latest         Forecast stages
-               Flood full       observed        ...for 1 pm...
Location        stage stage     stage/time    Wed  Thu  Fri  Sat
New Munster     11.0  10.0  11.17 3 pm 5/26   11.0 10.9 10.7 10.5

-                    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     12.9  3 pm 5/19        -0.18       11.20 7 pm 5/26


LAT...LON 4262 8830 4262 8817 4255 8814 4246 8814
      4245 8824 4255 8824



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