Beecher, IL (60401)

5:21 PM CDT on July 29, 2016 (GMT -0500)
Prairie Crossing | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Warning, Flood Advisory Active Notice: Local Storm Report

Elev 748 ft 41.35 °N, 87.62 °W | Updated 16 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
72.7 °F
Feels Like 76 °F
N
2.7
Wind Variable Wind from East
Gusts 4.9 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1400 ft
Scattered Clouds 2300 ft
Mostly Cloudy 12000 ft
Heat Index 76 °F
Dew Point 58 °F
Humidity 59%
Rainfall 0.53 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:43 AM 8:10 PM
Waning Crescent, 18% visible
METAR KIGQ 292215Z AUTO 02006KT 10SM SCT014 SCT023 BKN120 21/19 A2994 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SW THRU N T02140189
Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1400 ft
Scattered Clouds 2300 ft
Mostly Cloudy 12000 ft
Heat Index 76 °F
Dew Point 58 °F
Humidity 59%
Rainfall 0.53 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:43 AM 8:10 PM
Waning Crescent, 18% visible
METAR KIGQ 292215Z AUTO 02006KT 10SM SCT014 SCT023 BKN120 21/19 A2994 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SW THRU N T02140189

10-Day Weather Forecast

Almanac

Astronomy

Jul. 29, 2016 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

Upload Photos

1,928,436 photos uploaded!

WunderBlog® & News

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

Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 5:00 PM CDT Jul. 29, 2016 – National Weather Service

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 815 PM CDT for
dupage... northeastern De Kalb... northwestern will... southern Kane and
south central Cook counties...

At 455 PM CDT... Doppler radar indicated that the heavy rain has
ended across much of the warned area. However... runoff from the 2 to
4 inches of rain continues to result in flash flooding. Some of the
heaviest rainfall amounts occurred over southern dupage through
central Kane County. This will likely result in some impassible
roads in these areas into this evening.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Aurora... Naperville... Bolingbrook... Orland Park... Wheaton...
Downers Grove... Elmhurst... Lombard... Carol Stream... Romeoville...
Plainfield... St. Charles... Glen Ellyn... West Chicago... Batavia...
Lockport... Westmont... Homer Glen... Lisle and Villa Park.

Including the following interstates...
I-55 between mile markers 263 and 278.
I-80 near mile marker 142.
I-88 between mile markers 94 and 139.
I-355 between mile markers 4 and 26.

This includes... Argonne National laboratory... northern Illinois
University... benedictine University... College of dupage... DuPage
County Fairgrounds... fermilab... IL math and science Academy... Kane
County cougars ballpark... Morton Arboretum... waubonsee Community
College... and Wheaton College.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around... dont drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 4185 8787 4154 8792 4168 8822 4172 8826
      4193 8881 4205 8880


Birk



331 PM CDT Fri Jul 29 2016

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the East Branch Du Page river at Bolingbrook.
* Until late Saturday night.
* At 300 PM Friday the stage was 19.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
continue to rise to near 20.9 feet by early Saturday.The river will
fall below flood stage by Saturday evening.



Lat... Lon 4172 8810 4170 8819 4169 8814 4170 8806
      4177 8805 4178 8810


Wdm



Flood Advisory
Issued: 3:51 PM CDT Jul. 29, 2016 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
the Du Page river near Plainfield.
* Until Saturday evening.
* At 245 PM Friday the stage was 9.1 feet.
* Action stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 10.5 feet by Saturday
morning.



Lat... Lon 4170 8819 4163 8822 4158 8825 4158 8819
      4162 8818 4170 8814


Wdm