Weather Alerts for Elburn

Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Warning              River Flood Warning              Flood Advisory      

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
ELBURN

Areas Affected:
Kane - McHenry
Effective: Mon, 5/21 11:48am Updated: Mon, 5/21 11:50am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 5/25 7:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...
Fox River at Algonquin Tailwater affecting Kane and McHenry Counties
.Multiple rounds of rainfall on Sunday into today will continue to
cause the river to rise.
The Flood Warning continues for
The Fox River at Algonquin Tailwater.
* until Friday morning.
* At 1130 AM Monday the stage was 9.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 10.1 feet by
Tuesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage early Friday
morning.
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Information:
Safety message...If you encounter a flooded roadway...turn around and
find an alternate route.

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
ELBURN

Areas Affected:
Kane - Kendall
Effective: Mon, 5/21 11:47am Updated: Mon, 5/21 11:50am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 5/25 7:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Flood Warning
for the following rivers in Illinois...
Fox River at Montgomery affecting Kane and Kendall Counties
.Multiple rounds of rainfall on Sunday into today, including a
period of heavy rainfall late this morning, will continue to cause
the river to rise into tonight.
The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Warning for
The Fox River at Montgomery.
* until Friday evening.
* At 1045 AM Monday the stage was 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.7 feet by this
evening. The river will fall below flood stage Friday afternoon.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding begins near river.
&&

Information:
Safety message...If you encounter a flooded roadway...turn around and
find an alternate route.
Additional information can be found at weather.gov/chicago.

Flood Advisory  FLOOD ADVISORY   Flood Advisory
ELBURN

Areas Affected:
Kane
Effective: Mon, 5/21 10:16am Updated: Mon, 5/21 11:50am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat, 5/26 10:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...THE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
115 PM CDT FOR NORTHERN KENDALL...SOUTHERN LAKE...NORTHWESTERN
WILL...SOUTHEASTERN KANE...DUPAGE AND NORTHWESTERN COOK COUNTIES...
As of 1142 AM CDT, various reports from trained spotters, broadcast
media and the public indicated minor street and road flooding
occurring within the past hour across portions of northern Cook
County, including Des Plaines, Northbrook and Morton Grove.
Runoff from the heavy rainfall of up to one to two inches over the
past one to two hours plus additional light to moderate rain moving
over the advisory area will cause urban and small stream flooding to
continue.
Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Chicago, Aurora, Naperville, Elgin, Arlington Heights, Evanston,
Schaumburg, Bolingbrook, Palatine, Skokie, Des Plaines, Mount
Prospect, Wheaton, Hoffman Estates, Oak Park, Downers Grove,
Glenview, Elmhurst, Lombard and Buffalo Grove.

Information:
A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or
ponding of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.
Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.