Alerts in Effect
Flood WarningIssued at 09:20 Monday 24 July 2017
Des Plaines River near Russell affecting Lake County
Des Plaines River near Gurnee affecting Lake County
Des Plaines River at Lincolnshire affecting Lake County
Des Plaines River near Des Plaines affecting Cook County
Des Plaines River at Riverside affecting Cook County
Fox River at Algonquin Tailwater affecting Kane and McHenry
Fox River at Montgomery affecting Kane and Kendall Counties
Fox River at Dayton affecting La Salle County
Kankakee River at Shelby affecting Lake and Newton Counties
The Flood Warning continues for
The Fox River at Algonquin Tailwater.
* until further notice.
* At 830 AM Monday the stage was 12.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.5 feet.
* Recent activity...Flood forecasts for Algonquin were moved to this
location on July 5 2011. Gage zero datum is different from the old
gage location. Flood and action stages have changed.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 12.5 feet
by Tuesday morning.