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Lakeshore Flood Advisory, Flood Watch
Issued: 3:05 PM CST Nov. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Lakeshore flood advisory remains in effect until 3 am CST
Sunday...

* Lake Shore flooding... strong north gales to 45 kt and waves 12
to 16 feet are expected along the Indiana shore.

* Timing... this afternoon through early Sunday morning.

* Impacts... the combination of high waves, onshore winds, and
High Lake water levels will result in some beach erosion and
minor flooding along the Lakeshore. The high waves will wash
over piers and jetties.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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



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951 am CST Sat Nov 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Kankakee River at Shelby
* from Tuesday evening to Thursday afternoon.
* At 8:45 am Saturday the stage was 7.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Tuesday evening.
* Impact... at 9.0 feet... lowland agricultural flooding begins.


Lat... Lon 4118 8722 4111 8753 4121 8756 4127 8727




Public Information Statement
Issued: 6:14 PM CST Nov. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Storm total rainfall reports for Friday and Saturday...

The following are totals near and above one inch. Observations
are collected from a variety of sources with varying equipment
and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers for
their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.

Location amount time/date provider
---------------------------------------------------------------

... Illinois...

... Cook County...
Midlothian 1.97 in 0545 PM 11/18 hads
Chicago Heights 1.57 in 0500 PM 11/18 hads
1 WNW Burnham 1.46 in 0500 PM 11/18 usarmy-Coe
Chicago o'hare 1.10 in 0600 PM 11/18 ASOS
Orland Park 1.06 in 0536 PM 11/18 cwop
Indian Head Park 1.02 in 0543 PM 11/18 cwop

... DuPage County...
2 SSE Darien 1.30 in 0550 PM 11/18 hads

... Ford County...
1 W Gibson City 2.44 in 0548 PM 11/18 cwop

... Grundy County...
4 NNW Coal City 1.37 in 0545 PM 11/18 cwop
3 SSW Minooka 1.18 in 0500 PM 11/18 hads

... Kankakee County...
Grant Park 1.47 in 0538 PM 11/18 cwop
1 NE Bradley 1.18 in 0536 PM 11/18 cwop

... Kendall County...
2 SSW Oswego 0.99 in 0555 PM 11/18 cwop

... La Salle County...
1 W Marseilles 1.42 in 0500 PM 11/18 hads
1 W Streator 1.15 in 0540 PM 11/18 cwop
Ottawa 1.02 in 0530 PM 11/18 hads

... Livingston County...
Dwight 1.25 in 0549 PM 11/18 cwop
Dwight 1.20 in 0547 PM 11/18 cwop
Pontiac 1.00 in 0445 PM 11/18 usarmy-Coe

... Will County...
2 W Mokena 1.82 in 0515 PM 11/18 hads
Romeoville - NWS Chicago 1.69 in. 0600 PM 11/18 official
1 SSW Crest Hill 1.60 in 0548 PM 11/18 cwop
2 SSW Plainfield 1.59 in 0551 PM 11/18 cwop
1 WSW Homer Glen 1.58 in 0500 PM 11/18 hads
Manhattan 1.53 in 0500 PM 11/18 hads
Rockdale 1.52 in 0500 PM 11/18 hads
1 ESE Mokena 1.51 in 0500 PM 11/18 hads
4 SW Plainfield 1.50 in 0555 PM 11/18 cwop
Crete 1.48 in 0500 PM 11/18 hads
5 ENE Symerton 1.38 in 0500 PM 11/18 hads
3 N Manhattan 1.35 in 0536 PM 11/18 cwop
2 N Shorewood 1.35 in 0544 PM 11/18 cwop
Shorewood 1.33 in 0445 PM 11/18 usarmy-Coe
Peotone 1.28 in 0542 PM 11/18 cwop
3 N Beecher 1.26 in 0545 PM 11/18 hads
1 WNW Fairmont 1.23 in 0500 PM 11/18 hads
2 WSW Elwood 1.23 in 0500 PM 11/18 hads
Monee rsvr 1.18 in 0800 am 11/18 coop
3 N Manhattan 1.16 in 0536 PM 11/18 cwop
3 NNE Wilmington 1.15 in 0505 PM 11/18 RAWS
1 W Lemont 1.14 in 0500 PM 11/18 hads
3 N Plainfield 1.08 in 0547 PM 11/18 cwop
Frankfort 1.03 in 0551 PM 11/18 cwop

... Indiana...

... Benton County...
2 SSE Boswell 0.88 in 0500 PM 11/18 hads

... Jasper County...
1 E Rensselaer 1.13 in 0530 PM 11/18 hads

... Lake County...
Griffith 1.64 in 0541 PM 11/18 cwop
Cedar Lake 1.53 in 0550 PM 11/18 cwop
2 NW Merrillville 1.46 in 0530 PM 11/18 hads
Dyer 1.42 in 0500 PM 11/18 hads
Hobart 1.32 in 0430 PM 11/18 hads
3 NW de motte 1.30 in 0552 PM 11/18 cwop
5 E Schneider 0.98 in 0445 PM 11/18 hads

... Porter County...
2 WSW Westville 1.73 in 0744 am 11/18 cwop
Valparaiso 1.40 in 0547 PM 11/18 cwop
1 WSW Ogden Dunes 1.34 in 0517 PM 11/18 RAWS
Valparaiso 1.21 in 0600 PM 11/18 ASOS


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Lakeshore Flood Advisory, Flood Watch
Issued: 3:05 PM CST Nov. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Lakeshore flood advisory remains in effect until 3 am CST
Sunday...

* Lake Shore flooding... strong north gales to 45 kt and waves 12
to 16 feet are expected along the Indiana shore.

* Timing... this afternoon through early Sunday morning.

* Impacts... the combination of high waves, onshore winds, and
High Lake water levels will result in some beach erosion and
minor flooding along the Lakeshore. The high waves will wash
over piers and jetties.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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



Bmd


951 am CST Sat Nov 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Kankakee River at Shelby
* from Tuesday evening to Thursday afternoon.
* At 8:45 am Saturday the stage was 7.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Tuesday evening.
* Impact... at 9.0 feet... lowland agricultural flooding begins.


Lat... Lon 4118 8722 4111 8753 4121 8756 4127 8727