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Flood Warning

Status

Event Continued Expired

Start Time

Sun 09/22/2019 10:24 PM EDT

End Time

Mon 09/23/2019 12:23 PM EDT

Significance

Warning

Impacts

High impact

Locations Affected

Elgin, IL ∙ Trout Valley, IL ∙ Holiday Hills, IL ∙ Port Barrington, IL ∙ Burtons Bridge, IL ∙ Prairie Grove, IL ∙ East Dundee, IL ∙ Oakwood Hills, IL ∙ Fox River Grove, IL ∙ Island Lake, IL

Headline

...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 Des Plaines affecting Cook County Fox River at Dayton affecting La Salle 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.
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Full Alert Message

Flood Statement National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL 924 PM CDT Sun Sep 22 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 Des Plaines affecting Cook County Fox River at Dayton affecting La Salle 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. && ILC089-111-231623- /O.CON.KLOT.FL.W.0141.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/ /AFBI2.2.ER.190913T0640Z.190923T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NR/ 924 PM CDT Sun Sep 22 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 further notice. * At 830 PM Sunday the stage was 10.8 feet. * Flood stage is 9.5 feet. * Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast. * Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 11.3 feet by Monday afternoon then begin falling. * 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