Des Plaines, IL

7:05 PM CDT on July 20, 2017 (GMT -0500)
North Elmhurst Near Berens Park | | Change Station

Elev 692 ft 41.91 °N, 87.96 °W | Updated 21 hours ago

Overcast
Overcast
76.6 °F
Feels Like 78 °F
N
3.0
Wind Variable Wind from NNW
Gusts 12.0 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 4500 ft
Mostly Cloudy 5500 ft
Heat Index 78 °F
Dew Point 69.2 °F
Humidity 78%
Rainfall 0.98 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:33 AM 8:21 PM
Waning Crescent, 8% visible
METAR KORD 202351Z 10006KT 10SM SCT045 BKN055 27/21 A2995 RMK AO2 SLP139 T02720211 10311 20272 51003
Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4500 ft
Mostly Cloudy 5500 ft
Heat Index 78 °F
Dew Point 69.2 °F
Humidity 78%
Rainfall 0.98 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:33 AM 8:21 PM
Waning Crescent, 8% visible
METAR KORD 202351Z 10006KT 10SM SCT045 BKN055 27/21 A2995 RMK AO2 SLP139 T02720211 10311 20272 51003

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Flood Warning
Issued: 2:09 PM CDT Jul. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Des Plaines river at Riverside.
* From this afternoon to Saturday evening.
* At 145 PM Thursday the stage was 7.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 7.8 feet by
Friday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Saturday
afternoon.
* Impact... at 7.5 feet... park areas are inundated near Salt Creek.


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

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209 PM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Des Plaines river near Des Plaines.
* Until Monday evening.
* At 145 PM Thursday the stage was 18.3 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.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising slightly to near 18.4
feet by this evening. The river will fall below flood stage Monday
afternoon.
* Impact... at 18.5 feet... flood waters affect residential areas of Big
Bend drive, Mason Lane, River Road, and Howard.


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





Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:15 PM CDT Jul. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Friday afternoon through
Saturday morning...

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of north central Illinois and
northeast Illinois, including the following areas, in north
central Illinois, Boone, De Kalb, La Salle, Lee, Ogle, and
Winnebago. In northeast Illinois, Cook, dupage, Grundy, Kane,
Kendall, Lake IL, McHenry, and will.

* From Friday afternoon through Saturday morning.

* Multiple rounds of thunderstorms producing heavy rainfall, with
rates well over one inch per hour, are likely to move across
portions of north central and northeast Illinois late Friday
afternoon through early Saturday morning.

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.



Rodriguez


212 PM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The flood advisory continues for
the Des Plaines river at River Forest
* until Friday evening.
* At 100 PM Thursday the stage was 14.9 feet.
* Action stage is 13.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 15.4 feet by early Friday.


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


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