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...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 145 AM CDT FOR... KENDALL...LA SALLE...GRUNDY... NORTHERN KANKAKEE...SOUTHEASTERN DUPAGE ...SOUTHEASTERN COOK COUNTIES IN ILLINOIS AND PORTER AND LAKE COUNTIES, INDIANA ...Dark red-shaded area on the highlighted map...
At 823 PM CDT, Doppler radar was continuing to indicate multiple waves of heavy rainfall moving across the area. Rainfall of 2-5 inches has occurred so far, with rainfall rates of 1-3 inches per hour ongoing.
Some locations that will experience flooding include... Chicago, Joliet, Hammond, Gary, Bolingbrook, Orland Park, Tinley Park, Oak Lawn, Romeoville, Plainfield, Calumet City, Portage, Merrillville, Valparaiso, Chicago Heights, East Chicago, Schererville, Hobart, Lansing and Crown Point as well as... Joliet, Ottawa, Yorkville, Streator, Morris, Channahon, Minooka, Peru, Mendota, Marseilles, Oglesby, Seneca, Serena, La Salle, Coal City, Spring Valley, Diamond, Sheridan, Utica and Gardner.