Des Plaines River expected to crest at record level

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The Des Plaines River is expected to crest Friday, at record levels.

According to the National Weather Service, the river is expected to crest at 11 feet by 1 p.m. Friday, affecting thousands of homes just west of the river.

Governor Pat Quinn has declared 38 counties state disaster areas after surveying flood damage.

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