Watches, Warnings & Advisories



2 products issued by NWS for: 2 Miles SE Hammond IN

Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Chicago IL
854 PM CDT Mon Jul 15 2024

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

  Kankakee River at Shelby affecting Lake IN and Newton Counties.

  Kankakee River at Dunns Bridge affecting Porter and Jasper
  Counties.

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 Tuesday afternoon.

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INC089-111-162000-
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/SLBI3.2.ER.240715T1945Z.240717T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
854 PM CDT Mon Jul 15 2024

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...

* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is
  forecast. This approaches the flood of record.

* WHERE...Kankakee River from Near I65 and De Motte downstream to
  IL/IN state line, including the Shelby gauge.

* WHEN...Until further notice.

* IMPACTS...At 10.5 feet, Water overflows low-lying river banks
  along Bluegrass Road and in Wildwood Estates east of Sumava
  Resorts. Water begins to be diverted through the Blackberry Marsh
  Spillway to reduce flood impacts.
  At 11.5 feet, Low-lying residences are threatened along Bluegrass
  Road and in Wildwood Estates east of Sumava Resorts.
  At 12.0 feet, IN-55 is threatened south of the river. County Road
  1200W/Range Line Road is threatened north of the river. County
  Road 1150N is threatened at Sumava Resorts.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 7:45 PM CDT Monday the stage was 10.7 feet.
  - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
    ending at 7:45 PM CDT Monday was 10.7 feet.
  - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest near 11.5
    to 12.0 feet Wednesday morning.
  - Flood stage is 10.5 feet.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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LAT...LON 4122 8756 4128 8728 4117 8725 4111 8753


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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
342 PM CDT Mon Jul 15 2024

ILZ003>006-008-010>013-019>021-023-032-033-039-103>108-INZ001-002-
010-011-019-162045-
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-
342 PM CDT Mon Jul 15 2024 /442 PM EDT Mon Jul 15 2024/

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Significant Thunderstorm Risk...with an associated:
     Level 3 of 5 Tornado Risk.
     Level 4 of 5 Damaging Wind Risk...up to 80 mph.
     Level 1 of 5 Hail Risk...up to quarter size.
     Level 3 of 4 Flash Flooding Risk.

DISCUSSION...

Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected to move across the
area this evening. Damaging winds and tornadoes are expected to
be the primary severe hazards. In addition, thunderstorms will
produce torrential rainfall which will likely result in flash
flooding, possibly significant in a few areas.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.

Tuesday...
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk mainly south of I-80.

DISCUSSION...

Scattered thunderstorms are possible again on Tuesday afternoon,
primarily near and south of I-80.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  Spotters will likely be needed this afternoon and evening.

GENERAL STORM MOTION OF THE DAY:

  Moving toward the east-southeast at 40 to 45 mph.

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