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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Chicago IL
926 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

...The Flood Watch continues for the following rivers in Illinois...
Indiana...

  Des Plaines River at Riverside affecting Central Cook zone.

  Fox River at Algonquin Lock & Dam tailwater affecting Kane, Lake
  IL and McHenry Counties.

  Fox River at Dayton affecting La Salle zone.

  Iroquois River at Rensselaer affecting Jasper County.

For the Fox River (Illinois)...including Algonquin Lock & Dam
tailwater...flooding is possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means water levels above flood stage are possible, but
not yet certain, based upon the latest forecasts. Persons along
rivers and streams in the watch area should monitor the latest
forecasts and be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

These forecasts are based on observed precipitation as well as
forecast precipitation 24 hours into the future. Changes to the
rainfall forecast, or any additional rainfall after 24 hours, may
cause changes to these river forecasts.

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.

The next statement will be issued by late tonight.

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ILZ019-170830-
/O.CON.KLOT.FL.A.0034.000000T0000Z-240719T1200Z/
/DAYI2.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
926 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL FRIDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...Flooding is possible.

* WHERE...Fox River from Millington downstream to confluence with
  the Illinois River, including the Dayton gauge.

* WHEN...Until Friday morning.

* IMPACTS...At 12.0 feet, Water overflows low-lying banks in Wedron
  and Sheridan.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 8:45 AM CDT Tuesday the stage was 11.1 feet.
  - Forecast...Flood stage may be reached based on the latest
    forecast information.
  - Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

&&

LAT...LON 4163 8860 4154 8860 4134 8878 4134 8888
      4157 8871

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Chicago IL
926 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

...The Flood Watch continues for the following rivers in Illinois...
Indiana...

  Des Plaines River at Riverside affecting Central Cook zone.

  Fox River at Algonquin Lock & Dam tailwater affecting Kane, Lake
  IL and McHenry Counties.

  Fox River at Dayton affecting La Salle zone.

  Iroquois River at Rensselaer affecting Jasper County.

For the Fox River (Illinois)...including Algonquin Lock & Dam
tailwater...flooding is possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means water levels above flood stage are possible, but
not yet certain, based upon the latest forecasts. Persons along
rivers and streams in the watch area should monitor the latest
forecasts and be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

These forecasts are based on observed precipitation as well as
forecast precipitation 24 hours into the future. Changes to the
rainfall forecast, or any additional rainfall after 24 hours, may
cause changes to these river forecasts.

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.

The next statement will be issued by late tonight.

&&

ILZ005-006-012-170830-
/O.CON.KLOT.FL.A.0035.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/AFBI2.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
926 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...

* WHAT...Flooding is possible.

* WHERE...Fox River from Johnsburg downstream to Red Gate Road in
  St. Charles, including the Algonquin Lock & Dam tailwater gauge.

* WHEN...Until further notice.

* IMPACTS...At 9.5 feet, Boathouses threatened along the river in
  Cary.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 8:30 AM CDT Tuesday the stage was 9.1 feet.
  - Forecast...Flood stage may be reached early Thursday morning.
  - Flood stage is 9.5 feet.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

&&

LAT...LON 4238 8829 4234 8818 4223 8813 4194 8827
      4195 8838 4219 8830

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Chicago IL
703 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

...The National Weather Service in Chicago IL has issued a Flood
Watch for the following rivers in Illinois...

  Illinois River at La Salle affecting Bureau, Putnam and La Salle
  zones.

For the Illinois River (Upper)...including La Salle...flooding is
possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means water levels above flood stage are possible, but
not yet certain, based upon the latest forecasts. Persons along
rivers and streams in the watch area should monitor the latest
forecasts and be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

These forecasts are based on observed precipitation as well as
forecast precipitation 24 hours into the future. Changes to the
rainfall forecast, or any additional rainfall after 24 hours, may
cause changes to these river forecasts.

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.

The next statement will be issued by late tonight.

&&

ILZ017>019-170615-
/O.NEW.KLOT.FL.A.0041.240717T0800Z-240719T0600Z/
/LSLI2.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
703 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT TO EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...Flooding is possible.

* WHERE...Illinois River from Starved Rock Lock and Dam downstream
  to confluence with Big Bureau Creek, including the La Salle gauge.

* WHEN...From late tonight to early Friday morning.

* IMPACTS...At 17.5 feet, Low-lying agricultural land near the river
  is inundated.
  At 20.0 feet, Agricultural areas in La Salle, Spring Valley, and
  Peru are inundated.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 6:45 AM CDT Tuesday the stage was 17.8 feet.
  - Forecast...Flood stage may be reached late tonight.
  - Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

&&

LAT...LON 4131 8940 4135 8933 4137 8898 4128 8899
      4128 8929

$$

Doom

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Chicago IL
456 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

...The Flood Watch continues for the following rivers in Illinois...

  Rock River at Dixon affecting Lee and Ogle Counties.

For the Rock River...including Dixon...flooding is possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means water levels above flood stage are possible, but
not yet certain, based upon the latest forecasts. Persons along
rivers and streams in the watch area should monitor the latest
forecasts and be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

These forecasts are based on observed precipitation as well as
forecast precipitation 24 hours into the future. Changes to the
rainfall forecast, or any additional rainfall after 24 hours, may
cause changes to these river forecasts.

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.

The next statement will be issued by this evening.

&&

ILZ008-010-170400-
/O.CON.KLOT.FL.A.0032.000000T0000Z-240718T1200Z/
/DXRI2.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
456 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL THURSDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...Flooding is possible.

* WHERE...Rock River from Castle Rock State Park near Oregon
  downstream to Lee County line, including the Dixon gauge.

* WHEN...Until Thursday morning.

* IMPACTS...At 15.5 feet, Page Park picnic area is inundated.
  Backwater causes Sevenmile Branch to overflow low-lying banks near
  Forest Park Drive north of Dixon.
  At 16.0 feet, N Canal Drive threatened in Woodland Shores. Water
  overflows low-lying banks along west First Street in Dixon.
  Residential property threatened near Sherman Avenue and River
  Street in Dixon.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 4:15 AM CDT Tuesday the stage was 15.1 feet.
  - Forecast...Flood stage may be reached this evening.
  - Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

&&

LAT...LON 4183 8963 4192 8948 4198 8942 4195 8932
      4183 8943 4175 8963

$$

Doom

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Chicago IL
439 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

...The Flood Watch continues for the following rivers in Illinois...

  Kishwaukee River at Belvidere affecting Boone and Winnebago
  Counties.

For the Kishwaukee River...including Belvidere...flooding is
possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means water levels above flood stage are possible, but
not yet certain, based upon the latest forecasts. Persons along
rivers and streams in the watch area should monitor the latest
forecasts and be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

These forecasts are based on observed precipitation as well as
forecast precipitation 24 hours into the future. Changes to the
rainfall forecast, or any additional rainfall after 24 hours, may
cause changes to these river forecasts.

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.

The next statement will be issued by this evening.

&&

ILZ003-004-170345-
/O.CON.KLOT.FL.A.0031.240716T1200Z-240717T1200Z/
/BVDI2.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
439 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL TOMORROW MORNING...

* WHAT...Flooding is possible.

* WHERE...Kishwaukee River from County Line Road downstream to
  confluence with South Branch Kishwaukee River, including the
  Belvidere gauge.

* WHEN...Until tomorrow morning.

* IMPACTS...At 8.0 feet, Trails in Belvidere Park threatened.
  At 9.0 feet, Boone-McHenry County Line Road threatened. Low-lying
  areas are threatened in Belvidere Park.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 3:30 AM CDT Tuesday the stage was 7.4 feet.
  - Forecast...Flood stage may be reached later today.
  - Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

&&

LAT...LON 4229 8894 4229 8870 4223 8870 4223 8893
      4225 8898

$$

Doom

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Chicago IL
436 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

...The Flood Watch continues for the following rivers in Illinois...

  Pecatonica River near Shirland affecting Winnebago County.

For the Pecatonica River (Lower)...including Shirland...flooding is
possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means water levels above flood stage are possible, but
not yet certain, based upon the latest forecasts. Persons along
rivers and streams in the watch area should monitor the latest
forecasts and be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

These forecasts are based on observed precipitation as well as
forecast precipitation 24 hours into the future. Changes to the
rainfall forecast, or any additional rainfall after 24 hours, may
cause changes to these river forecasts.

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.

The next statement will be issued by this evening.

&&

ILZ003-170345-
/O.CON.KLOT.FL.A.0030.240717T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/SIRI2.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
436 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING UNTIL FURTHER
NOTICE...

* WHAT...Flooding is possible.

* WHERE...Pecatonica River from Winnebago County line downstream to
  confluence with the Rock River, including the Shirland gauge.

* WHEN...From this evening until further notice.

* IMPACTS...At 12.0 feet, Low-lying sections of the Winnebago County
  Fairgrounds are inundated. Low-lying sections of Rivers Edge
  Campground are inundated east of Shirland.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 4:00 AM CDT Tuesday the stage was 11.0 feet.
  - Forecast...Flood stage may be reached late this evening.
  - Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

&&

LAT...LON 4236 8940 4247 8922 4249 8909 4242 8907
      4240 8917 4226 8940

$$

Doom

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