Chicago area Hydrologic river stage/Flood forecasts

The majority of rivers across the Chicago area are back in a slow fall this Sunday morning, but Minor flooding does continue on the Illinois River at LaSalle, the Kankakee River at Shelby and the Fox River at Algonquin.

Flood Advisories for rivers running near bankfull or at action levels at Latham Park, Byron and Dixon on the Rock River, Shirland on the Pecatonica, Montgomery on the Fox River and Ottawa on the Illinois River.

River segments in Flood or under an Advisory are shown in green on the headlined map.

Following are the latest river stages/flood forecasts issued by the Chicago National Weather Service:

Hydrologic Summary
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
730 AM CDT Sun May 26 2019

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



North Branch Chicago River
Chicago (Pulaski Road 18.0    12.50  07 AM Sun  -0.64

Des Plaines River
Russell                7.0     5.69  06 AM Sun   0.36
Gurnee                 7.0     5.17  06 AM Sun   0.45
Lincolnshire          12.5     9.28  07 AM Sun   0.01
Des Plaines           15.0    11.18  07 AM Sun  -0.07
River Forest          16.0     7.86  07 AM Sun  -0.17
Riverside              7.5     4.14  07 AM Sun  -0.18

Fox River
Algonquin Lock & Dam t 9.5     9.28  06 AM Sun   0.11 MINOR
Montgomery            13.0    12.79  06 AM Sun   0.01 ADVISORY
Dayton                12.0     9.90  06 AM Sun   0.04 

East Branch Du Page River
Bolingbrook           19.5    15.85  07 AM Sun  -0.41

West Branch Du Page River
Warrenville           11.5     8.27  07 AM Sun  -0.20



Du Page River
Plainfield            12.0     7.68  07 AM Sun  -0.35
Shorewood              6.5     3.26  07 AM Sun  -0.25

Iroquois River
Rensselaer            12.0     7.49  06 AM Sun  -0.45
Foresman              18.0    13.30  07 AM Sun  -0.26
Chebanse              16.0     8.55  07 AM Sun  -0.52
Iroquois              18.0    13.24  07 AM Sun  -0.03

Sugar Creek
Milford               18.0     8.23  07 AM Sun  -2.10

Kankakee River
Dunns Bridge          10.0     9.10  07 AM Sun   0.18
Kouts                 11.0     9.84  07 AM Sun   0.17
Shelby                 9.0    10.26  07 AM Sun  -0.05 MINOR
Momence                5.0     3.94  07 AM Sun  -0.14
Wilmington             6.5     3.75  07 AM Sun  -0.29



Thorn Creek
Thornton              10.0     3.55  06 AM Sun  -0.25

Little Calumet River
Dyer                  12.0     2.84  07 AM Sun  -0.26

Munster (H            12.0     6.55  07 AM Sun  -0.50
South Holland         16.5     7.25  07 AM Sun  -0.87

Mazon River
Coal City             12.0     4.14  07 AM Sun  -1.05

Vermilion River
Pontiac               14.0     5.72  07 AM Sun  -1.41
Leonore               16.0     9.78  07 AM Sun  -2.53

Upper Illinois River
Morris                16.0    10.21  07 AM Sun  -1.41
Ottawa               463.0   461.25  06 AM Sun  -0.57 ADVISORY
La Salle              20.0    24.50  07 AM Sun  -0.65 MINOR

S Branch Kishwaukee River
De Kalb               10.0     4.70  07 AM Sun  -0.35

Kishwaukee River
Belvidere              9.0        M  M              M
Perryville            12.0     9.97  06 AM Sun  -0.13

Pecatonica River
Shirland              12.0    11.29  07 AM Sun   0.30 ADVISORY

Rock River
Rockton               10.0     7.91  06 AM Sun  -0.04
Latham Park           9.0        M  M              M  ADVISORY
Rockford (Auburn Stree 6.0     3.09  07 AM Sun  -0.07
Byron                 13.0    11.45  07 AM Sun   0.03 ADVISORY
Dixon                 16.0    13.34  06 AM Sun   0.21 ADVISORY
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