Minor flooding still occurring on a few area rivers

Flood Warnings are in effect for minor flooding on segments of four rivers in the Chicago area including the Kankakee, Illinois, Kishwaukee and Rock Rivers. Flood Advisories are in effect for other segments near or approaching bankfull on the Rock, Illinois and Fox Rivers. Warnings/Advisories are shaded in green on the headlined map.

The River Summary below prepared by the Chicago National Weather Service shows river stages today and Flood Forecasts/Advisories.

Hydrologic Summary
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
730 AM CST Wed Feb 13 2019

Location             Flood    Stage  Time      24-hr Flood Warning/
                     Stage    Today            Change  Advisory

North Branch Chicago River
Niles                 10.0     3.66  06 AM Wed  -0.18
Chicago (Pulaski Rd)  18.0    12.62  06 AM Wed  -0.17

Des Plaines River
Russell                7.0     6.86  06 AM Wed  -0.36
Gurnee                 7.0     6.90  06 AM Wed  -0.69
Lincolnshire          12.5    11.55  06 AM Wed  -0.36
Des Plaines           15.0    13.66  06 AM Wed  -0.31
River Forest          16.0    10.68  06 AM Wed   0.03
Riverside              7.5     5.37  06 AM Wed   0.09



Fox River
Algonquin Lock & Dam t 9.5     8.79  06 AM Wed  -0.08
Montgomery            13.0    12.69  06 AM Wed  -0.04 ADVISORY
Dayton                12.0     9.47  06 AM Wed   0.01

East Branch Du Page River
Bolingbrook           19.5    16.20  06 AM Wed   0.08

West Branch Du Page River
Warrenville           11.5     8.43  06 AM Wed   0.08

Du Page River
Plainfield            12.0     7.92  06 AM Wed   0.11
Shorewood              6.5     3.36  06 AM Wed   0.26

Iroquois River
Rensselaer            12.0     7.86  06 AM Wed   1.17
Foresman              18.0    14.07  06 AM Wed   0.53
Chebanse              16.0     9.11  06 AM Wed   0.28
Iroquois              18.0    14.57  06 AM Wed   0.13



Sugar Creek
Milford               18.0    12.87  06 AM Wed   5.41

Kankakee River
Dunns Bridge          10.0     7.66  06 AM Wed  -0.37
Kouts                 11.0     8.46  06 AM Wed  -0.35
Shelby                 9.0     9.54  06 AM Wed  -0.22 MINOR
Momence                5.0     3.79  06 AM Wed   0.00
Wilmington             6.5     4.04  06 AM Wed      M

Thorn Creek
Thornton              10.0     3.99  06 AM Wed  -0.14

Little Calumet River
Dyer                  12.0     3.34  06 AM Wed   0.45



Munster               12.0     7.52  06 AM Wed  -0.28
South Holland         16.5     8.95  06 AM Wed   1.12

Mazon River
Coal City             12.0     4.67  06 AM Wed   1.49

Vermilion River
Pontiac               14.0     5.86  06 AM Wed   1.05
Leonore               16.0     9.27  06 AM Wed   1.85

Upper Illinois River
Morris                16.0     9.98  06 AM Wed   1.09
Ottawa               463.0   461.42  06 AM Wed   0.49 ADVISORY
La Salle              20.0    22.66  06 AM Wed  -0.05 MINOR

S Branch Kishwaukee River
De Kalb               10.0     3.48  06 AM Wed  -0.60

Kishwaukee River
Belvidere              9.0     3.28  06 AM Wed  -0.45
Perryville            12.0    14.31  06 AM Wed   0.00 MINOR

Pecatonica River
Shirland              12.0        M  M              M

Rock River
Rockton               10.0     8.07  06 AM Wed      M
Latham Park           10.0     8.98  06 AM Wed  -0.20 ADVISORY
Rockford (Auburn St)   9.0     4.21  06 AM Wed  -0.17
Byron                 13.0    11.60  06 AM Wed      M ADVISORY
Dixon                 16.0    16.50  06 AM Wed      M MINOR

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