Riverdale, IL (60827)

12:41 PM CDT on July 20, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Thornton Junction | | Change Station

Elev 614 ft 41.59 °N, 87.60 °W | Updated 1 minute ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
88.2 °F
Feels Like 99 °F
N
5.0
Wind Variable Wind from WNW

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 99 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 66%
Rainfall 0.76 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:33 AM 8:19 PM
Waning Crescent, 10% visible
METAR KIGQ 201735Z AUTO 22013KT 10SM CLR 29/22 A2996 RMK AO2 T02850218
Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 99 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 66%
Rainfall 0.76 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:33 AM 8:19 PM
Waning Crescent, 10% visible
METAR KIGQ 201735Z AUTO 22013KT 10SM CLR 29/22 A2996 RMK AO2 T02850218

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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:15 AM CDT Jul. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Des Plaines river at Riverside.
* From this evening to Friday afternoon.
* At 745 am Thursday the stage was 6.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by this evening and continue to
rise to near 7.1 feet by early Friday.The river will fall below
flood stage by Friday morning.
* Impact... at 6.5 feet... flooding affects Forest preserve areas.


Lat... Lon 4187 8777 4183 8776 4174 8780 4178 8791
      4184 8786 4186 8787

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815 am CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Des Plaines river near Des Plaines.
* Until Monday afternoon.
* At 745 am Thursday the stage was 17.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Recent activity... gage datum was changed by 10 feet on Nov 14 2014.
Flood thresholds and flood impacts are now 10 feet higher than
previous values.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 18.3 feet by this
afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage Monday morning.
* Impact... at 17.0 feet... water on pavement of 1700 block of busse
Highway, at river Rd and Gregory, central Road, and Big Bend drive.


Lat... Lon 4212 8784 4196 8780 4196 8790 4212 8794





Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:31 AM CDT Jul. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

The flood advisory continues for
the Des Plaines river at River Forest
* until Friday evening.
* At 800 am Thursday the stage was 14.4 feet.
* Action stage is 13.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise slightly to near 14.5 feet by
this evening.


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


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