Watches, Warnings & Advisories



3 products issued by NWS for: Chicago IL

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
221 PM CDT Wed Jul 17 2024

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221 PM CDT Wed Jul 17 2024 /321 PM EDT Wed Jul 17 2024/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of north central
Illinois...northeast Illinois and northwest Indiana.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

  High Swim Risk for Northern Indiana Lake Michigan Beaches

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Sunday through Tuesday..
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  Spotter activation will not be necessary through tonight.

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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Chicago IL
937 AM CDT Wed Jul 17 2024

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in
Illinois...

  Des Plaines River at Lincolnshire affecting Cook and Lake IL
  Counties.

  Des Plaines River near Des Plaines affecting Cook County.

  Des Plaines River near Russell affecting Lake IL County.

  Des Plaines River near Gurnee affecting Lake IL County.

For the Des Plaines River...including Russell, Gurnee, Lincolnshire,
Des Plaines, River Forest, Riverside...Minor flooding is forecast.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Warning means water levels above flood stage are imminent or
may already be occurring. Persons along rivers and streams in the
warned area should take immediate precautions to protect life and
property.

These forecasts are based on observed precipitation as well as
forecast precipitation 24 hours into the future. Changes to the
rainfall forecast, or any additional rainfall after 24 hours, may
cause changes to these river forecasts.

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.

The next statement will be issued by late tonight.

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ILC031-097-180845-
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0049.000000T0000Z-240720T0900Z/
/LDRI2.1.ER.240716T1835Z.240717T1800Z.240720T0300Z.NO/
937 AM CDT Wed Jul 17 2024

...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL EARLY SATURDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...Des Plaines River from Townline Road in Libertyville
  downstream to Palatine Road in Prospect Heights, including the
  Lincolnshire gauge.

* WHEN...Until early Saturday morning.

* IMPACTS...At 13.0 feet, Low-lying trails in Wright Woods Forest
  Preserve are inundated.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 8:45 AM CDT Wednesday the stage was 13.0 feet.
  - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
    ending at 8:45 AM CDT Wednesday was 13.0 feet.
  - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 13.1
    feet this afternoon. It will then fall below flood stage late
    Friday evening.
  - Flood stage is 12.5 feet.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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


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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Chicago IL
937 AM CDT Wed Jul 17 2024

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in
Illinois...

  Des Plaines River at Lincolnshire affecting Cook and Lake IL
  Counties.

  Des Plaines River near Des Plaines affecting Cook County.

  Des Plaines River near Russell affecting Lake IL County.

  Des Plaines River near Gurnee affecting Lake IL County.

For the Des Plaines River...including Russell, Gurnee, Lincolnshire,
Des Plaines, River Forest, Riverside...Minor flooding is forecast.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Warning means water levels above flood stage are imminent or
may already be occurring. Persons along rivers and streams in the
warned area should take immediate precautions to protect life and
property.

These forecasts are based on observed precipitation as well as
forecast precipitation 24 hours into the future. Changes to the
rainfall forecast, or any additional rainfall after 24 hours, may
cause changes to these river forecasts.

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.

The next statement will be issued by late tonight.

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ILC031-180845-
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0048.000000T0000Z-240720T0000Z/
/DSPI2.1.ER.240716T1315Z.240717T0830Z.240719T1800Z.NO/
937 AM CDT Wed Jul 17 2024

...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL FRIDAY EVENING...

* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...Des Plaines River from Palatine Road in Prospect Heights
  downstream to Irving Park Road in Chicago, including the Des
  Plaines gauge.

* WHEN...Until Friday evening.

* IMPACTS...At 15.0 feet, Structures threatened at Methodist
  Campground in Des Plaines. Forest preserve roadways are threatened.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 8:45 AM CDT Wednesday the stage was 15.5 feet.
  - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
    ending at 8:45 AM CDT Wednesday was 15.5 feet.
  - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 15.5
    feet tomorrow morning. It will then fall below flood stage
    early Friday afternoon.
  - Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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LAT...LON 4212 8794 4212 8784 4197 8780 4196 8790


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