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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 8:46 AM CDT Jun. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Des Plaines river near Gurnee.
* Until Tuesday evening.
* At 830 am Sunday the stage was 8.1 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
Tuesday afternoon.


Lat... Lon 4239 8787 4230 8791 4223 8788 4224 8797
      4230 8800 4239 8796




846 am CDT sun Jun 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Des Plaines river near Russell.
* Until Wednesday evening.
* At 730 am Sunday 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
Wednesday afternoon.
* Impact... at 8.0 feet... agricultural land and park lands flood. Water
approaches a few homes near Railroad tracks.


Lat... Lon 4250 8787 4247 8789 4239 8787 4239 8796
      4247 8799 4251 8797




340 am CDT sun Jun 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Fox River near New Munster.
* At 3:00 am Sunday the stage was 11.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
this afternoon.
* Impact... at 11.4 feet... there are about 2 inches of water over 77th
street in the town of Wheatland area. Floodwaters are near some
homes along Highway W in the Village of Salem lakes area.


Lat... Lon 4262 8832 4262 8814 4252 8813 4245 8811
      4245 8827 4255 8825



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 11.35 03 am 06/24 10.8 10.1 9.5 9.1

- 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 11.69 05 PM 06/22 -0.29 11.20 07 am 06/24

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 Jun 24 0.00
new munster: 1 am-7 am Mon Jun 25 0.00
new munster: 6 am-noon Mon Jun 25 0.00
new munster: noon-6 PM Mon Jun 25 0.00
new munster: 6 PM-midn Mon Jun 25 0.00