Chicago, IL

8:28 AM CDT on July 22, 2017 (GMT -0500)
George Street | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flood Advisory Active Notice: Flood Advisory

Elev 656 ft 41.94 °N, 87.88 °W | Updated 6 minutes ago

Light Rain
Light Rain
70.5 °F
Feels Like 70.5 °F
N
5.6
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 10.6 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.72 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1100 ft
Scattered Clouds 5500 ft
Mostly Cloudy 8000 ft
Overcast 15000 ft
Dew Point 68 °F
Humidity 90%
Rainfall 0.24 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:35 AM 8:19 PM
Waning Crescent, 1% visible
METAR KORD 221251Z 03013KT 10SM -RA SCT011 SCT055 BKN080 OVC150 22/20 A2973 RMK AO2 SLP062 P0001 T02220200
Pressure 29.72 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1100 ft
Scattered Clouds 5500 ft
Mostly Cloudy 8000 ft
Overcast 15000 ft
Dew Point 68 °F
Humidity 90%
Rainfall 0.24 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:35 AM 8:19 PM
Waning Crescent, 1% visible
METAR KORD 221251Z 03013KT 10SM -RA SCT011 SCT055 BKN080 OVC150 22/20 A2973 RMK AO2 SLP062 P0001 T02220200

Get Your Daily Forecast Email!

Thanks for signing up!

Be on the lookout for a verification email in your inbox.

You'll start receiving severe weather alerts in your inbox..

×

10-Day Weather Forecast

Almanac

Astronomy

Jul. 22, 2017 Rise Set
Actual Time
Civil Twilight
Nautical Twilight
Astronomical Twilight
Moon
Length of Visible Light
Length of Day
Tomorrow will be .
, % of the Moon is Illuminated

Today's Extremes

State Highs State Lows

Community

WunderPhotos

Category 6

Welcome to Category 6. This is the collective home for Weather Underground's featured writeups by Dr. Jeff Masters (right), Bob Henson (left), Chris Burt, and other regular contributors.

Nearby

Air Quality

  Air Quality AQ Index Pollutant
Not available.

Snow Depth

Station Depth Elevation

Earthquake Activity

City Distance Mag. Time & Date
Minimum magnitude displayed is 2.5.

Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature

Stations

Nearby Weather Stations

Station Location Temp. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Wind Precip. Elev Updated Type
                   

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 4:41 PM CDT Jul. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Forecast flooding increased from minor to major severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Des Plaines river at Riverside.
* Until late Tuesday night.
* At 345 PM Friday the stage was 7.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 9.0 feet by
Sunday afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday
evening.
* 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




441 PM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Des Plaines river at River Forest.
* From Saturday afternoon to late Monday night.
* At 400 PM Friday the stage was 14.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Saturday afternoon and
continue to rise to near 17.2 feet by Sunday evening.The river will
fall below flood stage by Monday evening.
* Impact... at 17.5 feet... between 17.5 and 18.5 water overflows banks
behind homes on River Oaks drive and floods residential area.


Lat... Lon 4196 8790 4197 8780 4187 8777 4186 8787





Flood Advisory
Issued: 4:10 PM CDT Jul. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* flood advisory for
the North Branch Chicago river at Chicago Albany Ave.
* From late tonight to Sunday evening.
* At 400 PM Friday the stage was 4.4 feet.
* Action stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 6.6 feet by Saturday
afternoon.



Lat... Lon 4198 8767 4194 8765 4189 8771 4194 8774
      4196 8781 4203 8775