Highland Park, IL

4:21 PM CST on February 22, 2018 (GMT -0600)
Highland Park Ravinia North | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning

Elev 712 ft 42.18 °N, 87.80 °W | Updated 0 second ago

Overcast
Overcast
35.8 °F
Feels Like 32 °F
N
5.0
Wind Variable Wind from NE
Gusts 5.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.44 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 2800 ft
Windchill 32 °F
Dew Point 30 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:37 AM 5:32 PM
Waxing Crescent, 45% visible
METAR KPWK 222152Z 06014G20KT 10SM OVC028 03/M02 A3042 RMK AO2 SLP308 T00331017
Pressure 30.44 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 2800 ft
Windchill 32 °F
Dew Point 30 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:37 AM 5:32 PM
Waxing Crescent, 45% visible
METAR KPWK 222152Z 06014G20KT 10SM OVC028 03/M02 A3042 RMK AO2 SLP308 T00331017

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Flood Warning
Issued: 3:02 PM CST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Fox River near New Munster.
* At 2:00 PM Thursday the stage was 13.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Tuesday morning.
* Impact... at 13.8 feet... floodwaters are into the lower levels of
some homes in the town of Wheatland and Village of Salem lakes
areas along Riverside Drive and Shorewood drive. This level is the
20 percent chance flood meaning there is a 20 percent chance of the
river reaching this level in any given year.


Lat... Lon 4262 8832 4262 8814 4252 8813 4245 8811
      4245 8827 4255 8825




1016 am CST Thu Feb 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Des Plaines river near Gurnee.
* Until Saturday morning.
* At 930 am Thursday the stage was 7.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
early Saturday morning.
* Impact... at 7.0 feet... flooding begins to affect the lowest areas
near the river.


Lat... Lon 4239 8787 4230 8791 4223 8788 4224 8797
      4230 8800 4239 8796




1016 am CST Thu Feb 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Des Plaines river near Russell.
* Until late Monday night.
* At 930 am Thursday the stage was 7.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 8.1 feet by early
Saturday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Monday
evening.
* Impact... at 8.0 feet... agricultural land and park lands flood. Water
approaches a few homes near Railroad tracks.


Lat... Lon 4250 8787 4247 8789 4239 8787 4239 8796
      4247 8799 4251 8797