CHICAGO — Rain will pummel the Chicago-area during Tuesday’s evening commute. Here’s a look at the latest road closures due to flooding — check back for updates throughout the afternoon/evening:
High standing water is keeping the following roads impassable:
• 79th Street between Drew Ave and Hamilton Ave.: Detour north and use 77th St.
• Drew Avenue between of 79th St and 80th St
• Sedgley Court
Rt. 59 near Rt. 22 – flooding expect delays
Eisenhower Expressway East at Cicero Ave
Emergency roadwork for an undetermined amount of time to repair a collapsed sewer
I-57 in both directions Near IL-83/Sibley Blvd/147th St (#350) – Flooding – left lane blocked, drive with caution – due to high standing water
Sauk Trail Between Western Ave and Ashland Ave – Flooding – road closed, avoid area
26th St Between Euclid Ave and Allegheny Ave – Flooding – road closed
Midlothian Turnpike Between Cicero Ave and Laramie Ave – Flooding – road closed
Southwest Hwy Between 131st St and 135th St – Flooding – road closed, avoid area – 143rd St: Creek Crossing Dr and Wolf Rd closed due to flooding.Wolf Rd: 167th St-Brock Hill Dr closed, due to flooding.
147th St Between Clinton St and Wentworth Ave – Flooding – road closed
135th St Between Ridgeland Ave and Harlem Ave – Flooding – road closed, avoid area
Chicago Rd Between Suak Trail and Steger Rd – Flooding – all lanes blocked, avoid area
Governors Hwy Between US 30 and 219th St – Flooding – road closed, avoid area
Taft St Between US 30 and 93rd St – Flooding – road closed
Crown Point, Ind.
US 231 Between Indiana Ave and South St – Flooding – road closed, avoid area
Route 137 Near Casey Rd – Flooding – high standing water.
SB Route 53 Between Airport Rd and Lewis Ave – Flooding – reduced to 1 lane – SB Weber Rd: Highpoint Dr and Creekside Dr, down to 1 lane.
US 30 Between Highland Park Dr and Hillcrest Rd – Flooding – road closed, avoid area
Fairview Ave Before Wilson St and Maple Ave – Flooding – road closed, avoid area
County Line Rd Between Caton Farm Rd and Route 126 – Flooding – road closed – Renwick Rd: Wheeler to County Line Rd, closed due to flooding. 127th St bear Route 59, High standing Water, and 119th St between Route 30 and the Railroad Tracks, high standing water,
107th St Between La Grange Rd and Kean St – Flooding – road closed, avoid area