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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:54 AM CDT Jul. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Des Plaines river at Lincolnshire.
* Until late Thursday night.
* At 745 am Saturday 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 rise slightly to near 14.9 feet by this
afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday evening.


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





854 am CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Des Plaines river near Gurnee.
* Until further notice.
* At 830 am Saturday the stage was 9.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage of 9.2 feet
by Sunday morning.
* Impact... at 11.0 feet... US Route 41 closes.


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




854 am CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Des Plaines river near Russell.
* Until further notice.
* At 830 am Saturday the stage was 8.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will remain steady near 8.0 feet through
tonight.


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




529 am CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Fox River near New Munster.
* At 5:00 am Saturday the stage was 12.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 16.0 feet by
Monday early afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact... at 16.0 feet... many County highways are closed or
impassable. There is widespread flooding in the towns of Wheatland,
Burlington, Salem... and Village of Salem lakes. Many homes have
floodwaters in their main levels especially in town of Wheatland
along 77th St.


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