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River Flood Warning
Issued: 8:44 AM May. 26, 2020 – National Weather Service
...The Flood Warning remains in effect...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Fox River Lower Near New Munster.
* Until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 3:00 AM CDT Tuesday the stage was 11.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage
tomorrow morning and continue falling to 9.5 feet by Monday
* Impact...At 11.4 feet, There are about 2 inches of water over 77th
Street in the Town of Wheatland area. Floodwaters are near some
homes along Highway W in the Village of Salem Lakes area.


River forecasts are available for some but not all river gaging
locations. The 7 day river forecast takes into account past
precipitation, soil moisture conditions, and predicted
precipitation for the basin. Precipitation is for the next 24 hours
in the future from April through September and for 48 hours in the
future from October through March.

(Stages in ft.)       Bank-       Latest         Forecast stages
-               Flood full       observed        ...for 1 am...
Location        stage stage     stage/time    Wed  Thu  Fri  Sat
New Munster     11.0  10.0  11.29 3 am 5/26   11.0 10.8 10.5 10.2

-                    Highest       24 hour change
-                    observed      in river stage
-                    stage in        (ft.) up to     Highest stage
-                    the last      latest observed    forecast in
-                     7 days            stage         next 7 days
New Munster     12.97 3 am 5/19        -0.19       11.30 1 am 5/26


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