Chicago, IL

7:39 AM CDT on July 23, 2017 (GMT -0500)
George Street | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning

Elev 656 ft 41.94 °N, 87.88 °W | Updated 2 minutes ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
76.1 °F
Feels Like 77 °F
N
3.7
Wind Variable Wind from SW
Gusts 7.5 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.79 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Few 4000 ft
Scattered Clouds 8000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 84%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:36 AM 8:18 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KORD 231151Z 00000KT 7SM FEW040 SCT080 BKN250 23/21 A2981 RMK AO2 SLP087 70001 T02330211 10233 20217 53008
Pressure 29.79 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Few 4000 ft
Scattered Clouds 8000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 84%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:36 AM 8:18 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KORD 231151Z 00000KT 7SM FEW040 SCT080 BKN250 23/21 A2981 RMK AO2 SLP087 70001 T02330211 10233 20217 53008

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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:52 PM CDT Jul. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Des Plaines river near Des Plaines.
* Until Tuesday evening.
* At 945 PM Saturday the stage was 18.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Recent activity... gage datum was changed by 10 feet on Nov 14 2014.
Flood thresholds and flood impacts are now 10 feet higher than
previous values.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to rise near 18.4 feet by early
Sunday. The river will fall below flood stage by Tuesday afternoon.
* Impact... at 18.5 feet... flood waters affect residential areas of Big
Bend drive, Mason Lane, River Road, and Howard.


Lat... Lon 4212 8784 4196 8780 4196 8790 4212 8794





952 PM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Des Plaines river at Riverside.
* Until Monday evening.
* At 845 PM Saturday the stage was 7.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 8.0 feet by
Sunday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Monday
afternoon.
* Impact... at 8.5 feet... damage begins to residences in vicinity of
Junction of Salt Creek and Des Plaines river.


Lat... Lon 4187 8777 4183 8776 4174 8780 4178 8791
      4184 8786 4186 8787