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Flood Warning

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on March 25, 2019
Statement as of 9:30 am CDT on March 24, 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Fox River near New Munster.
* At 9:00 am Sunday the stage was 11.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
this evening.
* Impact... at 11.0 feet... floodwaters begin to affect 77th St. In the
town of Wheatland. Floodwaters are near some homes along Highway W
in the Village of Salem lakes and town of Wheatland areas.


River forecasts are available for some but not all river gaging
locations. The 7 day river forecast takes into account past
precipitation, soil moisture conditions, and predicted
precipitation for the basin. Precipitation is for the next 24 hours
in the future from April through September and for 48 hours in the
future from October through March.

(Stages in ft.) Bank- latest forecast stages
- flood full observed ... for 6 PM...
location stage stage stage/time sun Mon Tue Wed
New Munster 11.0 10.0 11.09 09 am 03/24 11.0 10.7 10.4 10.1

- highest 24 hour change
- observed in river stage
- stage in (ft.) Up to highest stage
- the last latest observed forecast in
- 7 days stage next 7 days
New Munster 12.75 10 am 03/17 -0.30 11.08 01 PM 03/24

Below is the latest predicted precipitation information in 6 hour
increments for the listed sites. This information is updated twice
daily - in the morning and evening. Precipitation prediction is for
48 hours into the future from October through March and for 24
hours into the future from April through September.

New munster: 6 am-noon sun Mar 24 0.02
new munster: noon-6 PM sun Mar 24 0.03
new munster: 6 PM-midn sun Mar 24 0.00
new munster: midn-6 am Mon Mar 25 0.00
new munster: 6 am-noon Mon Mar 25 0.00
new munster: noon-6 PM Mon Mar 25 0.00
new munster: 6 PM-midn Mon Mar 25 0.00
new munster: midn-6 am Tue Mar 26 0.00

Lat... Lon 4262 8830 4262 8817 4255 8814 4246 8814
      4245 8824 4255 8824




Lakeshore Flood Advisory

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on March 25, 2019
Statement as of 3:16 PM CDT on March 24, 2019

... Lakeshore flood advisory remains in effect from 10 PM this
evening to 1 PM CDT Monday...

* Lake Shore flooding... onshore winds of 30 to 35 mph will
produce waves of 7 to 10 ft. The large waves and strong winds
will drive up lake levels, which are already well above
average.

* Timing... beginning late this evening and into early Monday.

* Impacts... minor flooding is likely along the Illinois and Lake
County Indiana shoreline, including along the Chicago
Lakefront bike path in the typical flood prone areas.

* Safety... avoid flood prone areas along the Lakeshore and stay
off of structures such as piers, jetties and breakwalls.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Lakeshore flood advisory indicates that onshore winds will
generate flooding of low areas along the Lakeshore.



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Lakeshore Flood Advisory

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on March 25, 2019
Statement as of 3:16 PM CDT on March 24, 2019

... Lakeshore flood advisory remains in effect from 10 PM this
evening to 1 PM CDT Monday...

* Lake Shore flooding... onshore winds of 30 to 35 mph will
produce waves of 7 to 10 ft. The large waves and strong winds
will drive up lake levels, which are already well above
average.

* Timing... beginning late this evening and into early Monday.

* Impacts... minor flooding is likely along the Illinois and Lake
County Indiana shoreline, including along the Chicago
Lakefront bike path in the typical flood prone areas.

* Safety... avoid flood prone areas along the Lakeshore and stay
off of structures such as piers, jetties and breakwalls.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Lakeshore flood advisory indicates that onshore winds will
generate flooding of low areas along the Lakeshore.



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