Lake Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flood Advisory
Statement as of 7:39 PM CDT on July 21, 2014

The Flood Advisory continues for the Des Plaines river near Russell * until Friday morning. * At 645 PM Monday the stage was 6.8 feet. * Action stage is 6.5 feet. * Flood stage is 7.0 feet. * Forecast...the river will continue to fall.

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Special Statement
Statement as of 9:47 PM EDT on July 21, 2014

...Hot and humid conditions on Tuesday...

A combination of afternoon temperatures in the lower 90s and high dew points on Tuesday will result in maximum heat index values ranging from 95 to 105 degrees. Given a general lack of high heat so far this Summer...Tuesday will be the hottest day of the year for most of the area.

Heat safety precautions should be taken for those at risk to heat related illnesses or if you will be spending prolonged periods of time outdoors.

Rc

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