Elev 650 ft, 42.28 °N, 87.83 °W

Lake Bluff, Illinois

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River Flood Warning
Issued: 2:54 PM May. 26, 2019 – National Weather Service
The Flood Warning continues for
The Fox River Near New Munster.
* At 9 AM Sunday the stage was 12.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river crested last evening at 12.3 feet and is
forecast to fall below flood stage Thursday.
* Impact...At 12.2 feet...Water is up to the first floor levels of
some homes in the Town of Wheatland and Village of Salem Lakes area
along Riverside Drive and Shorewood Drive.


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 6 pm...
Location        stage  stage    stage/time     Sun  Mon  Tue  Wed
New Munster     11.0   10.0  12.18 9 AM 5/26  12.2 11.9 11.7 11.3

-                   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      12.32 1 AM 5/26      0.04        12.20 1 PM 5/26

Below is the latest predicted precipitation information in 6 hour
increments for the listed sites. This information is updated twice
daily - in the morning and evening. Precipitation prediction is for
48 hours into the future from October through March and for 24
hours into the future from April through September.

New Munster: 6 am-noon  Sun May 26  0.00
New Munster: noon-6 pm  Sun May 26  0.00
New Munster: 6 pm-midn  Sun May 26  0.00
New Munster: midn-6 am  Mon May 27  0.00
New Munster: 6 am-noon  Mon May 27  0.08
New Munster: noon-6 pm  Mon May 27  0.32
New Munster: 6 pm-midn  Mon May 27  0.22
New Munster: midn-6 am  Tue May 28  0.07

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