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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL  
735 PM CST FRI FEB 22 2019  
   
..ELEVATED WATER LEVELS POSSIBLE ALONG THE FOLLOWING RIVERS
 
DES  
PLAINES RIVER...FOX RIVER...ILLINOIS RIVER...  
 
FOR THE DES PLAINES RIVER...INCLUDING RUSSELL...FOR THE FOX RIVER...  
INCLUDING MONTGOMERY...FOR THE UPPER ILLINOIS RIVER...INCLUDING LA  
SALLE...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A  
* HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK FOR POSSIBLE ELEVATED WATER LEVELS ALONG THE  
DES PLAINES RIVER NEAR RUSSELL, OR FROM IL/WI STATE LINE DOWNSTREAM  
TO US-41 IN GURNEE.  
* AT 6 PM FRIDAY, THE STAGE WAS 3.9 FEET.  
BANKFULL IS 6.5 FEET AND FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING POSSIBLE.  
WATER LEVELS MAY RISE TO NEAR 7.1 FEET TUESDAY MORNING.  
 
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A  
* HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK FOR POSSIBLE ELEVATED WATER LEVELS ALONG THE  
FOX RIVER AT MONTGOMERY, OR FROM RED GATE ROAD IN ST. CHARLES  
DOWNSTREAM TO MILLINGTON.  
* AT 7 PM FRIDAY, THE STAGE WAS 12.3 FEET.  
BANKFULL IS 12.5 FEET AND FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING POSSIBLE.  
WATER LEVELS MAY RISE TO NEAR 13.0 FEET MONDAY EVENING.  
 
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A  
* HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK FOR POSSIBLE ELEVATED WATER LEVELS ALONG THE  
ILLINOIS RIVER AT LA SALLE, OR FROM STARVED ROCK LOCK AND DAM  
DOWNSTREAM TO CONFLUENCE WITH BIG BUREAU CREEK.  
* AT 7 PM FRIDAY, THE STAGE WAS 18.4 FEET.  
BANKFULL IS 17.5 FEET AND FLOOD STAGE IS 20.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING POSSIBLE.  
WATER LEVELS MAY RISE TO NEAR 21.1 FEET MONDAY NIGHT.  
 
 
THIS OUTLOOK MEANS THAT ELEVATED RIVER CONDITIONS AND POTENTIAL  
IMPACTS ARE POSSIBLE, BUT NOT YET CERTAIN. THOSE WITH INTERESTS ALONG  
AREA RIVERS SHOULD CLOSELY MONITOR FUTURE RIVER FORECASTS AND WATCH  
FOR LATER STATEMENTS.  
 
 

 
 
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