Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Will (ILC197) Illinois Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Flood Advisory Flood Advisory - Will (Illinois)


Updated:Mon, 29-Jun-2015 5:18pm CDT
Effective:Mon, 29-Jun-2015 5:18pm CDT
Expires:Tue, 30-Jun-2015 12:02pm CDT
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Ford; Will
 
Instructions: Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause ponding of water in urban areas...highways...streets and underpasses as well as other poor drainage areas and low lying spots. Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and streams...as well as farm and country roads. Do not attempt to travel across flooded roads. Find alternate routes.

Message summary: The national weather service in chicago has issued a
* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
North central ford county in east central illinois...
Southwestern will county in northeastern illinois...
Western kankakee county in northeastern illinois...
Grundy county in northeastern illinois...
Iroquois county in east central illinois...
* until 915 pm cdt
* at 517 pm cdt...doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in the advisory area.
* some locations that will experience flooding include...
Kankakee...bourbonnais...bradley...morris...channahon...minooka...
Watseka...wilmington...braidwood...coal city...diamond...gilman...
Herscher...clifton...gardner...milford...st. Anne...sheldon...
Chebanse and mazon.
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Special Weather Statement Special Weather Statement - Will (Illinois)


Updated:Mon, 29-Jun-2015 3:44pm CDT
Effective:Mon, 29-Jun-2015 3:44pm CDT
Expires:Tue, 30-Jun-2015 1:49am CDT
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Observed
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Boone; Cook; De Kalb; DuPage; Ford; Grundy; Iroquois; Kane; Kankakee; Kendall; La Salle; Lake; Lee; Livingston; McHenry; Ogle; Will; Winnebago
 
Message summary: ...funnel clouds possible through early evening...
The atmospheric conditions are favorable for the development of funnel clouds. These funnel clouds may protrude a few hundred feet downward from the parent cloud...rotate or spin like a top...and last a few minutes before dissipating. The atmospheric conditions these funnels are developing in do not support strong...damaging tornadoes. However...these funnels may briefly touch the ground and produce very minimal...if any damage. If threatening weather approaches...move indoors to a place of safety. The national weather service will continue to closely monitor the situation. Please forward reports of funnel sightings to the nearest law enforcement agency for relay to the national weather service.
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Flood Warning Flood Warning - Will (Illinois)


Updated:Mon, 29-Jun-2015 10:04am CDT
Effective:Mon, 29-Jun-2015 10:04am CDT
Expires:Tue, 30-Jun-2015 7:00am CDT
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Grundy; Will
 
Instructions: Safety message...if you encounter a flooded roadway...turn around and find an alternate route.

Message summary: ...the flood warning continues for the following rivers in indiana...
Illinois...
Iroquois river at rensselaer affecting jasper county iroquois river near foresman affecting newton county iroquois river at iroquois affecting iroquois county iroquois river near chebanse affecting iroquois and kankakee counties kankakee river at momence affecting kankakee county kankakee river near wilmington affecting grundy and will counties kankakee river at shelby affecting lake and newton counties the flood warning continues for the kankakee river near wilmington.
* until tuesday morning.
* at 945 am monday the stage was 6.5 feet.
* flood stage is 6.5 feet.
* forecast...the river will remain near flood stage through this evening.
* impact...at 7.0 feet...backyards of some houses downstream of wilmington begin to flood. &&
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