Rivers falling – minor flooding continues on the Illinois River at LaSalle

Rivers across northeast Illinois and northwest Indiana are in the falling mode, but Minor flooding does continue just upstream and farther downstream of LaSalle on the Illinois River. Bankfull conditions also exist on the Fox River north of Algonquin to south of Montgomery. The Rock River at Latham Park and Byron is running near bankfull.

The latest Hydrologic River stage and flood forecast summary follows:

Hydrologic Summary
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
730 AM CST Wed Nov 6 2019

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

North Branch Chicago River
Chicago (Pulaski Road 18.0    12.06  06 AM Wed  -0.26

Des Plaines River
Russell                7.0     6.00  06 AM Wed  -0.24
Gurnee                 7.0     5.89  06 AM Wed  -0.33
Lincolnshire          12.5    10.20  06 AM Wed  -0.35
Des Plaines           15.0    11.92  06 AM Wed  -0.42
River Forest          16.0     8.86  06 AM Wed  -0.41
Riverside              7.5     4.38  06 AM Wed  -0.17



Fox River
Algonquin Lock & Dam t 9.5     9.33  06 AM Wed  -0.05 Bankfull
Montgomery            13.0    12.88  06 AM Wed  -0.05 Bankfull
Dayton                12.0     9.67  06 AM Wed  -0.22

East Branch Du Page River
Bolingbrook           19.5    15.69  06 AM Wed  -0.17

West Branch Du Page River
Warrenville           11.5     8.22  06 AM Wed  -0.12

Du Page River
Plainfield            12.0     7.56  06 AM Wed  -0.16
Shorewood              6.5     3.04  06 AM Wed  -0.19

Iroquois River
Rensselaer            12.0     6.17  06 AM Wed  -0.57
Foresman              18.0    10.67  06 AM Wed  -1.30
Chebanse              16.0     6.23  06 AM Wed  -0.60
Iroquois              18.0    11.22  06 AM Wed  -0.97



Sugar Creek
Milford               18.0     3.61  06 AM Wed  -0.30

Kankakee River
Dunns Bridge          10.0     6.22  06 AM Wed  -0.38
Kouts                 11.0     6.95  06 AM Wed  -0.41
Shelby                 10.5     8.13  06 AM Wed  -0.34
Momence                5.0     3.29  06 AM Wed  -0.09
Wilmington             6.5     2.88  06 AM Wed  -0.23

Thorn Creek
Thornton              10.0     3.42  06 AM Wed  -0.06

Little Calumet River
Dyer                  12.0     2.76  06 AM Wed  -0.16



Munster (H            12.0     6.52  06 AM Wed  -0.33
South Holland         16.5     7.16  06 AM Wed  -0.24

Mazon River
Coal City             12.0     3.53  06 AM Wed  -0.43

Vermilion River
Pontiac               14.0     4.17  06 AM Wed  -0.26
Leonore               16.0     6.89  06 AM Wed  -0.80

Upper Illinois River
Morris                16.0     8.29  06 AM Wed  -0.57
Ottawa               463.0   460.51  06 AM Wed  -0.35
La Salle              20.0    21.17  06 AM Wed  -0.63 Minor

S Branch Kishwaukee River
De Kalb               10.0     4.31  06 AM Wed  -0.21

Kishwaukee River
Belvidere              9.0     3.63  06 AM Wed  -0.36
Perryville            12.0     8.18  06 AM Wed  -0.36

Pecatonica River
Shirland              12.0    10.83  06 AM Wed  -0.07

Rock River
Rockton               10.0     7.93  06 AM Wed  -0.09
Latham Park           9.0     7.96  06 AM Wed   -0.10 Nr Bankfull
Rockford (Auburn Stree 6.0     3.23  06 AM Wed  -0.09
Byron                 13.0    10.47  06 AM Wed  -0.18 Nr Bankfull
Dixon                 16.0    12.45  06 AM Wed  -0.18
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