Mundelein, IL (60060)

3:06 PM CDT on September 21, 2019 (GMT -0500)
Diamond Lake SW | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 764 ft 42.25 °N, 88.01 °W | Updated 6 minutes ago

Overcast
Overcast
72.4 °F
Feels Like 72.4 °F
N
0
Wind Variable Wind from ENE
Gusts 3.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.04 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 4000 ft
Overcast 5000 ft
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.44 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:38 AM 6:51 PM
Waning Gibbous, 53% visible
METAR KPWK 211952Z 20014G25KT 10SM BKN040 OVC050 26/19 A3005 RMK AO2 RAB1854E16 SLP170 P0000 T02560194
Pressure 30.04 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 4000 ft
Overcast 5000 ft
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.44 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:38 AM 6:51 PM
Waning Gibbous, 53% visible
METAR KPWK 211952Z 20014G25KT 10SM BKN040 OVC050 26/19 A3005 RMK AO2 RAB1854E16 SLP170 P0000 T02560194

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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:29 AM CDT Sep. 21, 2019 – National Weather Service

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 this evening.
* At 845 am Saturday the stage was 12.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
late this afternoon.
* Impact... at 13.0 feet... low-lying trails in Wright Woods Forest
preserve are inundated.


Lat... Lon 4224 8797 4224 8788 4212 8784 4212 8794





929 am CDT Sat Sep 21 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 Monday evening.
* At 830 am Saturday the stage was 8.0 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
Monday afternoon. Additional rises are possible Sunday if heavy
rain develops.


Lat... Lon 4239 8796 4239 8787 4230 8791 4224 8788
      4224 8797 4230 8800





929 am CDT Sat Sep 21 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 Monday morning.
* At 830 am Saturday the stage was 7.4 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
early Monday morning. Additional rises are possible Sunday if heavy
rain develops.
* 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





Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:03 PM CDT Sep. 21, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 PM CDT this evening
through late Sunday night...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of north central Illinois and northeast Illinois,
including the following areas, in north central Illinois,
Boone, De Kalb, La Salle, Lee, Ogle, and Winnebago. In
northeast Illinois, Cook, dupage, Grundy, Kane, Kendall, Lake
IL, McHenry, and will.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through late Sunday night

* showers and some thunderstorms will continue to increase in
coverage tonight and continue at times through Sunday evening.
These storms will be capable of producing heavy rainfall, with
rates approaching 1.5 to 2 inches per hour at times. This
expected heavy rainfall falling in a short duration and over
locations that have experienced recent heavy rainfall may lead
to additional flash flooding. Rainfall totals of 2 to 4 inches,
with locally higher amounts, are likely by Sunday evening.


* This heavy rainfall will likely lead to additional river rises
into the upcoming week, especially across the Des Plaines,
Fox, Pecatonica, and Rock River basins.

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.