316  
WGUS43 KLOT 212205  
FLWLOT  
 
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL  
504 PM CDT SUN JUL 21 2019  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WARNING  
FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ILLINOIS...  
 
DES PLAINES RIVER NEAR DES PLAINES AFFECTING COOK COUNTY  
 
THE FOLLOWING FORECASTS ARE BASED ON OBSERVED PRECIPITATION AS WELL  
AS FORECAST PRECIPITATION 24-48 HOURS INTO THE FUTURE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
SAFETY MESSAGE...IF YOU ENCOUNTER A FLOODED ROADWAY...TURN AROUND AND  
FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.  
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT WEATHER.GOV/CHICAGO.  
 

 
 
ILC031-221004-  
/O.NEW.KLOT.FL.W.0138.190722T0000Z-190722T1500Z/  
/DSPI2.1.ER.190722T0000Z.190722T0600Z.190722T0900Z.NO/  
504 PM CDT SUN JUL 21 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE DES PLAINES RIVER NEAR DES PLAINES, OR FROM PALATINE ROAD IN  
PROSPECT HEIGHTS DOWNSTREAM TO IRVING PARK ROAD IN CHICAGO.  
* UNTIL MONDAY MORNING.  
* AT 445 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.9 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE TO  
RISE TO NEAR 15.1 FEET BY EARLY MONDAY. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW  
FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY MONDAY.  
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...ROADS IN THE FOREST PRESERVE BEGIN TO FLOOD.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4212 8794 4212 8784 4197 8780 4196 8790  
 

 
 
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