Chicago area Flood Warnings/Advisories continue – River Stage/Forecast Summary as of Tuesday morning

Tuesday segments of the Illinois, Kankakee and Des Plaines Rivers remain in Minor Flood, while a few other segments of the Illinois, Fox and Des Plaines Rivers are running and expected to stay near bankfull unless additional heavy rains cause them to rise into flood. Below is a summary of Chicago area river stages and those points under Flood Warning/Advisory prepared by the Chicago National Weather Service Forecast Office.

Hydrologic River Summary

Location             Flood    Stage  Time      24-hr   Flood
                     Stage    Today            Change Forecast

North Branch Chicago River
Chicago Albany Ave   7.0       3.04  07 AM Tue  -0.22

Des Plaines River
Russell              7.0       7.67  06 AM Tue  -0.06 Minor
Gurnee               7.0       8.08  06 AM Tue   0.14 Minor
Lincolnshire        12.5      12.12  07 AM Tue   0.09 Advisory
Des Plaines         15.0      14.23  07 AM Tue   0.09 Advisory
River Forest        16.0      11.10  07 AM Tue  -0.28
Riverside            7.0       5.51  07 AM Tue  -0.33

Fox River
Algonquin Tailwater  9.5       8.82  06 AM Tue   0.14
Montgomery          13.0      12.68  07 AM Tue   0.06 Advisory
Dayton              12.0      10.04  07 AM Tue   0.22

East Branch Du Page River
Bolingbrook         19.5      16.60  07 AM Tue  -0.07

West Branch Du Page River
Warrenville         11.5       8.58  07 AM Tue   0.13

Du Page River
Plainfield          12.0       8.16  07 AM Tue  -0.09
Shorewood            6.5       3.46  07 AM Tue  -0.20

Iroquois River
Rensselaer          12.0          M  M              M
Foresman            18.0      11.66  07 AM Tue  -0.57
Chebanse            16.0       8.18  07 AM Tue  -0.11
Iroquois            18.0      12.69  07 AM Tue   0.02

Sugar Creek
Milford             18.0       9.10  07 AM Tue   1.40

Kankakee River
Dunns Bridge        10.0       8.74  07 AM Tue  -0.25
Kouts               11.0       9.72  07 AM Tue  -0.06
Shelby               9.0      10.14  07 AM Tue   0.15 Minor
Momence              5.0       3.87  07 AM Tue  -0.04
Wilmington           6.5       3.67  07 AM Tue  -0.09

Thorn Creek
Thornton            10.0       4.50  06 AM Tue   0.49

Hart Ditch
Dyer                12.0       3.57  07 AM Tue   0.40

Little Calumet River
Munster             12.0       7.54  07 AM Tue   0.37
South Holland       16.5       9.12  06 AM Tue   0.64

Mazon River
Coal City           12.0       3.97  07 AM Tue  -0.13

Vermilion River
Pontiac             14.0       5.36  07 AM Tue  -0.16
Leonore             16.0       9.19  07 AM Tue   0.05

Upper Illinois River
Morris              16.0      10.24  07 AM Tue  -0.97
Ottawa             463.0     461.27  06 AM Tue  -0.24 Advisory
La Salle            20.0      21.31  07 AM Tue  -0.60 Minor

S Branch Kishwaukee River
De Kalb             10.0       4.85  07 AM Tue  -0.08

Kishwaukee River
Belvidere            9.0       4.94  07 AM Tue  -0.45
Perryville          12.0       9.31  06 AM Tue  -0.48

Pecatonica River
Shirland            12.0       9.37  07 AM Tue   0.05

Rock River
Rockton             10.0       7.09  06 AM Tue   0.19
Rockford            9.0       3.61  07 AM Tue  -0.14
Byron               13.0      10.02  07 AM Tue  -0.12
Dixon               16.0      12.21  06 AM Tue  -0.18