Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

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

 

Flood Watch Flood Watch - Will (Illinois)


Updated:Fri, 28-Apr-2017 9:29pm CDT
Effective:Fri, 28-Apr-2017 9:29pm CDT
Expires:Sat, 29-Apr-2017 9:28am CDT
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Future
Certainty:Possible
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Grundy; Will
 
Message summary: ...the flood watch continues for the following rivers in illinois and indiana...
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 du page river at shorewood affecting will county east branch du page river at bolingbrook affecting will county fox river at algonquin tailwater affecting kane and mchenry counties fox river at montgomery affecting kane and kendall counties fox river at dayton affecting la salle county illinois river at morris affecting grundy county illinois river at ottawa affecting la salle county illinois river at la salle affecting bureau...la salle and putnam counties 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 dunns bridge affecting porter county kankakee river near kouts affecting jasper and porter counties kankakee river at shelby affecting lake and newton counties kankakee river at momence affecting kankakee county kankakee river near wilmington affecting grundy and will counties kishwaukee river near perryville affecting winnebago county little calumet river at munster affecting lake county mazon river near coal city affecting grundy county sugar creek at milford affecting iroquois county thorn creek at thornton affecting cook county vermilion river at pontiac affecting livingston county vermilion river near leonore affecting la salle county w br du page river near warrenville affecting du page county .significant rainfall is forecast to occur this weekend. There remains uncertainty regarding how much rain will fall and the potential exists for rainfall to be lighter than forecast. If current forecast rainfall does not materialize, then river will crest much lower than currently forecast. Monitor later forecasts closely. The flood watch continues for the kankakee river near wilmington
* from sunday afternoon until further notice.
* at 8:45 pm friday the stage was 2.4 feet.
* major flooding is possible.
* flood stage is 6.5 feet.
* forecast...flood stage may be reached by sunday afternoon. &&
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Flood Watch Flood Watch - Will (Illinois)


Updated:Fri, 28-Apr-2017 9:29pm CDT
Effective:Fri, 28-Apr-2017 9:29pm CDT
Expires:Tue, 02-May-2017 8:30pm CDT
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Future
Certainty:Possible
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Will
 
Message summary: ...the flood watch continues for the following rivers in illinois and indiana...
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 du page river at shorewood affecting will county east branch du page river at bolingbrook affecting will county fox river at algonquin tailwater affecting kane and mchenry counties fox river at montgomery affecting kane and kendall counties fox river at dayton affecting la salle county illinois river at morris affecting grundy county illinois river at ottawa affecting la salle county illinois river at la salle affecting bureau...la salle and putnam counties 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 dunns bridge affecting porter county kankakee river near kouts affecting jasper and porter counties kankakee river at shelby affecting lake and newton counties kankakee river at momence affecting kankakee county kankakee river near wilmington affecting grundy and will counties kishwaukee river near perryville affecting winnebago county little calumet river at munster affecting lake county mazon river near coal city affecting grundy county sugar creek at milford affecting iroquois county thorn creek at thornton affecting cook county vermilion river at pontiac affecting livingston county vermilion river near leonore affecting la salle county w br du page river near warrenville affecting du page county .significant rainfall is forecast to occur this weekend. There remains uncertainty regarding how much rain will fall and the potential exists for rainfall to be lighter than forecast. If current forecast rainfall does not materialize, then river will crest much lower than currently forecast. Monitor later forecasts closely. The flood watch continues for the du page river at shorewood
* from late sunday night to tuesday evening.
* at 8:45 pm friday the stage was 2.8 feet.
* minor flooding is possible.
* flood stage is 6.5 feet.
* forecast...flood stage may be reached by monday morning.
* impact...at 8.0 feet...flood waters affect low lying residences downstream of route 52 bridge. &&
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Flood Watch Flood Watch - Will (Illinois)


Updated:Fri, 28-Apr-2017 9:29pm CDT
Effective:Fri, 28-Apr-2017 9:29pm CDT
Expires:Wed, 03-May-2017 2:12pm CDT
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Future
Certainty:Possible
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Will
 
Message summary: ...the flood watch continues for the following rivers in illinois and indiana...
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 du page river at shorewood affecting will county east branch du page river at bolingbrook affecting will county fox river at algonquin tailwater affecting kane and mchenry counties fox river at montgomery affecting kane and kendall counties fox river at dayton affecting la salle county illinois river at morris affecting grundy county illinois river at ottawa affecting la salle county illinois river at la salle affecting bureau...la salle and putnam counties 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 dunns bridge affecting porter county kankakee river near kouts affecting jasper and porter counties kankakee river at shelby affecting lake and newton counties kankakee river at momence affecting kankakee county kankakee river near wilmington affecting grundy and will counties kishwaukee river near perryville affecting winnebago county little calumet river at munster affecting lake county mazon river near coal city affecting grundy county sugar creek at milford affecting iroquois county thorn creek at thornton affecting cook county vermilion river at pontiac affecting livingston county vermilion river near leonore affecting la salle county w br du page river near warrenville affecting du page county .significant rainfall is forecast to occur this weekend. There remains uncertainty regarding how much rain will fall and the potential exists for rainfall to be lighter than forecast. If current forecast rainfall does not materialize, then river will crest much lower than currently forecast. Monitor later forecasts closely. The flood watch continues for the east branch du page river at bolingbrook
* from sunday evening to wednesday afternoon.
* at 8:50 pm friday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* moderate flooding is possible.
* flood stage is 19.5 feet.
* forecast...flood stage may be reached by sunday evening. &&
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Flash Flood Watch Flash Flood Watch - Will (Illinois)


Updated:Fri, 28-Apr-2017 3:05pm CDT
Effective:Fri, 28-Apr-2017 3:05pm CDT
Expires:Mon, 01-May-2017 7:00am CDT
Severity:Severe
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Possible
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Cook; Ford; Grundy; Iroquois; Kankakee; Livingston; Will
 
Instructions: A flash flood watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.

Message summary: ...flash flood watch in effect from saturday afternoon through monday morning...
The national weather service in chicago has issued a
* flash flood watch for portions of illinois and indiana, including the following areas, in illinois, cook, ford, grundy, iroquois, kankakee, livingston, and will. In indiana, benton, jasper, lake in, newton, and porter.
* from saturday afternoon through monday morning.
* periods of heavy rainfall are expected through the weekend. By monday morning, a large area of 3 to 6 inches of rain is expected along and east of interstate 55 including much of northeast illinois and northwest indiana. Locally higher amounts are possible with thunderstorms. At the current time, the heaviest rain is expected saturday afternoon through saturday night.
* while there is high confidence in widespread rainfall through the weekend, confidence is low in exactly where the heaviest axis of rain will fall.
* in addition to potential flooding of streets and roads in flood prone areas, area rivers and streams are also likely to experience flooding. This would persist for several days after the rain ends.
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