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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 9:13 AM CDT Sep. 15, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Des Plaines river at Lincolnshire, or from Townline Road in
Libertyville downstream to Palatine Road in Prospect Heights.
* Until Friday morning.
* At 845 am Sunday the stage was 14.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 15.4 feet by
Monday evening. The river will fall below flood stage early Friday
morning.
* Impact... at 15.0 feet... low-lying trails in half-day Forest preserve
are inundated. Structures threatened along IL-22 (half-day rd) just
east of the river. Residences inundated near US-45 (milwaukee ave)
and Deerfield Rd. Deerfield Rd is inundated near the river.
Structures west of US-45 (milwaukee ave) near Deerfield Rd are
threatened.


Lat... Lon 4224 8797 4224 8788 4212 8784 4212 8794





913 am CDT sun Sep 15 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Des Plaines river near Gurnee, or from US-41 in Gurnee
downstream to Townline Road in Vernon Hills.
* Until Friday afternoon.
* At 830 am Sunday the stage was 10.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 10.8 feet by
Monday morning. The river will fall below flood stage late Friday
morning.
* Impact... at 11.0 feet... US-41 is inundated.


Lat... Lon 4239 8796 4239 8787 4230 8791 4224 8788
      4224 8797 4230 8800





913 am CDT sun Sep 15 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Des Plaines river near Russell, or from IL/WI state line
downstream to US-41 in Gurnee.
* Until Thursday afternoon.
* At 830 am Sunday the stage was 10.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will remain near 10.5 feet through this
afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage by Thursday
morning.
* Impact... at 9.5 feet... water reaches homes on Russell Road between
the river and Kilbourne Road.


Lat... Lon 4251 8797 4250 8787 4247 8789 4239 8787
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350 am CDT sun Sep 15 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Fox River near New Munster.
* At 3:00 am Sunday the stage was 13.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 13.3 feet by this
afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage early Saturday
morning.
* Impact... at 13.8 feet... floodwaters are into the lower levels of
some homes in the town of Wheatland and Village of Salem lakes
areas along Riverside Drive and Shorewood drive. This level is the
20 percent chance flood meaning there is a 20 percent chance of the
river reaching this level in any given year.


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 6 PM...
location stage stage stage/time Mon Tue Wed Thu
New Munster 11.0 10.0 13.10 03 am 09/15 13.3 13.1 12.6 12.1

- 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 13.15 10 PM 09/14 0.46 13.30 01 PM 09/15

Below is predicted precipitation information in 6 hour increments
for the listed sites. This information is updated twice daily-morning
and evening. Precipitation prediction is for 48 hours into the future
from October through March and for 24 hours into the future from
April through September.

New munster: 6 PM-midn sun Sep 15 0.00
new munster: 1 am-7 am Mon Sep 16 0.64
new munster: 6 am-noon Mon Sep 16 0.01
new munster: noon-6 PM Mon Sep 16 0.00
new munster: 6 PM-midn Mon Sep 16 0.00
new munster: midn-6 am Tue Sep 17 0.00
new munster: 6 am-noon Tue Sep 17 0.00
new munster: noon-6 PM Tue Sep 17 0.00

Lat... Lon 4262 8830 4262 8817 4255 8814 4246 8814
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