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Flood Warning
Issued: 3:45 PM CDT Oct. 14, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Fox River near New Munster.
* At 3:00 PM Monday the stage was 11.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Impact... at 11.0 feet... floodwaters begin to affect 77th St. In the
town of Wheatland. Floodwaters are near some homes along Highway W
in the Village of Salem lakes and town of Wheatland areas.


River forecasts are available for some but not all river gaging
locations. The 7 day river forecast takes into account past
precipitation, soil moisture conditions, and predicted
precipitation for the basin. Precipitation is for the next 24 hours
in the future from April through September and for 48 hours in the
future from October through March.

(Stages in ft.) Bank- latest forecast stages
- flood full observed ... for 6 PM...
location stage stage stage/time Mon Tue Wed Thu
New Munster 11.0 10.0 11.07 03 PM 10/14 11.1 10.7 10.4 10.1

- highest 24 hour change
- observed in river stage
- stage in (ft.) Up to highest stage
- the last latest observed forecast in
- 7 days stage next 7 days
New Munster 12.78 04 PM 10/07 -0.35 11.10 07 PM 10/14

Below is the latest predicted precipitation information in 6 hour
increments for the listed sites. This information is updated twice
daily - in the morning and evening. Precipitation prediction is for
48 hours into the future from October through March and for 24
hours into the future from April through September.

New munster: 6 am-noon Mon Oct 14 0.00
new munster: noon-6 PM Mon Oct 14 0.00
new munster: 6 PM-midn Mon Oct 14 0.00
new munster: midn-6 am Tue Oct 15 0.00
new munster: 6 am-noon Tue Oct 15 0.02
new munster: noon-6 PM Tue Oct 15 0.00
new munster: 6 PM-midn Tue Oct 15 0.00
new munster: midn-6 am Wed Oct 16 0.00

Lat... Lon 4262 8830 4262 8817 4255 8814 4246 8814
      4245 8824 4255 8824




907 am CDT Mon Oct 14 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 Tuesday morning.
* At 830 am Monday the stage was 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
early Tuesday.
* Impact... at 7.0 feet... water flows into surrounding farm and marsh
land near the river.


Lat... Lon 4251 8797 4250 8787 4247 8789 4239 8787
      4239 8796 4247 8799