Braidwood, IL

4:36 PM CDT on April 29, 2017 (GMT -0500)
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Active Advisory: Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 574 ft 41.27 °N, 88.22 °W | Updated 0 second ago

Rain
Rain
41.8 °F
Feels Like 37 °F
N
8.0
Wind Variable Wind from ESE
Gusts 8.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.07 in
Visibility 1.2 miles
Clouds Overcast 600 ft
Windchill 37 °F
Dew Point 40 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.56 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:52 AM 7:48 PM
Waxing Crescent, 16% visible
METAR KC09 292115Z AUTO 03007KT 1 1/4SM +RA OVC006 05/04 A3007 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SW AND W P0014 T00460038
Pressure 30.07 in
Visibility 1.2 miles
Clouds Overcast 600 ft
Windchill 37 °F
Dew Point 40 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.56 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:52 AM 7:48 PM
Waxing Crescent, 16% visible
METAR KC09 292115Z AUTO 03007KT 1 1/4SM +RA OVC006 05/04 A3007 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SW AND W P0014 T00460038

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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 1:33 PM EDT Apr. 29, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 PM CDT /8 PM EDT/
this evening through Monday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Illinois and Indiana, including the following
areas, in Illinois, Cook, Ford, Grundy, Iroquois, Kankakee,
Livingston, and will. In Indiana, Benton, Jasper, Lake in,
Newton, and Porter.

* From 7 PM CDT /8 PM EDT/ this evening through Monday morning.

* Periods of moderate to occasionally heavy rainfall are expected
through the weekend. Total rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are
likely across the watch area through Sunday evening. At the
current time, the heaviest rain threat will be this evening
through Sunday evening.

* While there is high confidence in widespread moderate rainfall
through the weekend, confidence is lower with the extent and
location of the heaviest rainfall.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



Jee


1159 am CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The Flood Watch continues for
the East Branch Du Page river at Bolingbrook
* from Sunday evening to Wednesday afternoon.
* At 11:10 am Saturday the stage was 15.3 feet.
* Moderate flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 19.5 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Sunday evening.
* Impact... at 19.5 feet... Royce Road floods.


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




1159 am CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The Flood Watch continues for
the Du Page river at Shorewood
* from Monday morning to Tuesday evening.
* At 10:45 am Saturday the stage was 2.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 6.5 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Monday morning.
* Impact... at 8.0 feet... flood waters affect low lying residences
downstream of Route 52 bridge.


Lat... Lon 4158 8819 4155 8816 4148 8819 4147 8825
      4155 8820 4158 8825




1159 am CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The Flood Watch continues for
the Kankakee River near Wilmington
* from Monday morning until further notice.
* At 11:45 am Saturday the stage was 2.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 6.5 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Monday morning.
* Impact... at 7.5 feet... South Island park in Wilmington partially
flooded.


Lat... Lon 4116 8806 4135 8828 4143 8827 4126 8799





1157 am CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Du Page river near Plainfield
* until further notice.
* At 9:45 PM Friday the stage was 7.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Sunday night.
* Impact... at 10.3 feet... water overflows into the old
electric park area on the south side of rt 126 in
Plainfield.


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