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WGUS83 KLOT 190157  
FLSLOT  
 
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL  
857 PM CDT WED SEP 18 2019  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
ILLINOIS...  
 
DES PLAINES RIVER NEAR GURNEE AFFECTING LAKE COUNTY  
DES PLAINES RIVER AT LINCOLNSHIRE AFFECTING LAKE COUNTY  
DES PLAINES RIVER NEAR RUSSELL AFFECTING LAKE COUNTY  
DES PLAINES RIVER NEAR DES PLAINES AFFECTING COOK COUNTY  
FOX RIVER AT ALGONQUIN LOCK & DAM TAILWATER AFFECTING KANE AND  
MCHENRY COUNTIES  
FOX RIVER AT MONTGOMERY AFFECTING KANE AND KENDALL COUNTIES  
 
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.  
 

 
 
ILC097-191557-  
/O.CON.KLOT.FL.W.0139.000000T0000Z-190922T0000Z/  
/RUSI2.3.ER.190912T1945Z.190915T1115Z.190921T1800Z.NR/  
857 PM CDT WED SEP 18 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE DES PLAINES RIVER NEAR RUSSELL, OR FROM IL/WI STATE LINE  
DOWNSTREAM TO US-41 IN GURNEE.  
* UNTIL SATURDAY EVENING.  
* AT 830 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.7 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY  
SATURDAY AFTERNOON.  
* IMPACT...AT 8.0 FEET...AGRICULTURAL LAND AND PARK LANDS FLOOD. WATER  
APPROACHES A FEW HOMES NEAR RAILROAD TRACKS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4251 8797 4250 8787 4247 8789 4239 8787  
4239 8796 4247 8799  
 

 
 
ILC097-191557-  
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0140.000000T0000Z-190922T1500Z/  
/GUNI2.2.ER.190912T1215Z.190916T0730Z.190922T0900Z.NR/  
857 PM CDT WED SEP 18 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE DES PLAINES RIVER NEAR GURNEE, OR FROM US-41 IN GURNEE  
DOWNSTREAM TO TOWNLINE ROAD IN VERNON HILLS.  
* UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING.  
* AT 830 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.7 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY  
SUNDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 9.5 FEET...OUTSIDE LANES OF IL-132 (GRAND AVENUE)  
INUNDATED NEAR PETERSON PARK.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4239 8796 4239 8787 4230 8791 4224 8788  
4224 8797 4230 8800  
 

 
 
ILC097-191557-  
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0142.000000T0000Z-190921T2200Z/  
/LDRI2.2.ER.190913T1000Z.190916T1330Z.190921T1600Z.NR/  
857 PM CDT WED SEP 18 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE DES PLAINES RIVER AT LINCOLNSHIRE, OR FROM TOWNLINE ROAD IN  
LIBERTYVILLE DOWNSTREAM TO PALATINE ROAD IN PROSPECT HEIGHTS.  
* UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON.  
* AT 745 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.3 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.5 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY  
LATE SATURDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 14.0 FEET...WATER THREATENS LINCOLNSHIRE DR AT WILTSHIRE  
LN. RESIDENCES ARE THREATENED EAST OF THE RIVER JUST SOUTH OF IL-22  
(HALF-DAY RD).  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4224 8797 4224 8788 4212 8784 4212 8794  
 

 
 
ILC031-191557-  
/O.CON.KLOT.FL.W.0143.000000T0000Z-190921T1200Z/  
/DSPI2.1.ER.190913T1330Z.190915T0115Z.190921T0600Z.NO/  
857 PM CDT WED SEP 18 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE DES PLAINES RIVER NEAR DES PLAINES, OR FROM PALATINE ROAD IN  
PROSPECT HEIGHTS DOWNSTREAM TO IRVING PARK ROAD IN CHICAGO.  
* UNTIL SATURDAY MORNING.  
* AT 845 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.7 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY  
EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 17.0 FEET...CENTRAL AVENUE AND GOLF ROAD ARE THREATENED  
IN DES PLAINES.  
 

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

 
 
ILC089-111-191557-  
/O.CON.KLOT.FL.W.0141.000000T0000Z-190925T1200Z/  
/AFBI2.2.ER.190913T0640Z.190917T1615Z.190925T0600Z.NR/  
857 PM CDT WED SEP 18 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE FOX RIVER AT ALGONQUIN LOCK & DAM TAILWATER, OR FROM JOHNSBURG  
DOWNSTREAM TO RED GATE ROAD IN ST. CHARLES.  
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 25.  
* AT 830 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.3 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.5 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY  
EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 11.5 FEET...RESIDENCES THREATENED ALONG OCEOLA DRIVE IN  
ALGONQUIN. JAYNE STREET AND BEACH DRIVE THREATENED IN ALGONQUIN.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4238 8829 4234 8818 4223 8813 4194 8827  
4195 8838 4219 8830  
 

 
 
ILC089-093-191557-  
/O.CON.KLOT.FL.W.0144.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/MNGI2.1.ER.190913T0856Z.190913T2245Z.000000T0000Z.NR/  
857 PM CDT WED SEP 18 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE FOX RIVER AT MONTGOMERY, OR FROM RED GATE ROAD IN ST. CHARLES  
DOWNSTREAM TO MILLINGTON.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 800 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.5 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL REMAIN NEAR 13.5 FEET THROUGH FRIDAY.  
* IMPACT...AT 13.5 FEET...LOW-LYING PARKING LOTS AT CITY HALL AND BOY  
SCOUT ISLAND ARE THREATENED IN ST. CHARLES. FOX RIVER TRAIL IS  
THREATENED AT ST. MARY PARK IN ST. CHARLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4195 8838 4194 8827 4169 8826 4154 8860  
4163 8860 4173 8838  
 

 
 
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