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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:05 PM EDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 02, 2017


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

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of Illinois and Indiana,
including the following areas, in Illinois, Cook, Ford,
Grundy, Iroquois, Kankakee, Livingston, and will. In Indiana,
Benton, Jasper, Lake in, Newton, and Porter.

* From Saturday afternoon through Monday morning.

* Periods of heavy rainfall are expected through the weekend. By
Monday morning, a large area of 3 to 6 inches of rain is
expected along and east of Interstate 55 including much of
northeast Illinois and Northwest Indiana. Locally higher amounts
are possible with thunderstorms. At the current time, the
heaviest rain is expected Saturday afternoon through Saturday
night.

* While there is high confidence in widespread rainfall through
the weekend, confidence is low in exactly where the heaviest
axis of rain will fall.

* In addition to potential flooding of streets and roads in
flood prone areas, area rivers and streams are also likely to
experience flooding. This would persist for several days after
the rain ends.

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.



Jee


1151 am CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Des Plaines river at Riverside
* from late Sunday night to Wednesday evening.
* At 10:45 am Friday the stage was 3.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by early Monday morning.
* Impact... at 8.5 feet... damage begins to residences in vicinity of
Junction of Salt Creek and Des Plaines river.


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




1151 am CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Des Plaines river near Des Plaines
* from late Sunday night to Wednesday evening.
* At 10:45 am Friday the stage was 10.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* 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.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by 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





1050 am CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Thorn creek at Thornton
* from Sunday evening to Tuesday morning.
* At 10:30 am Friday the stage was 3.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Sunday evening.


Lat... Lon 4161 8760 4158 8754 4151 8760 4154 8767


Acs



1050 am CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Thorn creek at Thornton
* from Sunday evening to Tuesday morning.
* At 10:30 am Friday the stage was 3.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Sunday evening.


Lat... Lon 4161 8760 4158 8754 4151 8760 4154 8767


Acs


Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:05 PM EDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 02, 2017


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

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of Illinois and Indiana,
including the following areas, in Illinois, Cook, Ford,
Grundy, Iroquois, Kankakee, Livingston, and will. In Indiana,
Benton, Jasper, Lake in, Newton, and Porter.

* From Saturday afternoon through Monday morning.

* Periods of heavy rainfall are expected through the weekend. By
Monday morning, a large area of 3 to 6 inches of rain is
expected along and east of Interstate 55 including much of
northeast Illinois and Northwest Indiana. Locally higher amounts
are possible with thunderstorms. At the current time, the
heaviest rain is expected Saturday afternoon through Saturday
night.

* While there is high confidence in widespread rainfall through
the weekend, confidence is low in exactly where the heaviest
axis of rain will fall.

* In addition to potential flooding of streets and roads in
flood prone areas, area rivers and streams are also likely to
experience flooding. This would persist for several days after
the rain ends.

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.



Jee


1151 am CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Des Plaines river at Riverside
* from late Sunday night to Wednesday evening.
* At 10:45 am Friday the stage was 3.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by early Monday morning.
* Impact... at 8.5 feet... damage begins to residences in vicinity of
Junction of Salt Creek and Des Plaines river.


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




1151 am CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Des Plaines river near Des Plaines
* from late Sunday night to Wednesday evening.
* At 10:45 am Friday the stage was 10.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* 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.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by 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





1050 am CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Thorn creek at Thornton
* from Sunday evening to Tuesday morning.
* At 10:30 am Friday the stage was 3.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Sunday evening.


Lat... Lon 4161 8760 4158 8754 4151 8760 4154 8767


Acs



1050 am CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Thorn creek at Thornton
* from Sunday evening to Tuesday morning.
* At 10:30 am Friday the stage was 3.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Sunday evening.


Lat... Lon 4161 8760 4158 8754 4151 8760 4154 8767


Acs


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Hawaii - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Indiana - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Record Report
Kansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning
Kentucky - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Statement
Michigan - Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Hydrologic Statement
Minnesota - Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch, High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
New York - Record Report
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Wind Advisory , Hard Freeze Warning
Virginia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement

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