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Village of Bedford Park
Thursday July 13th, 2017 :: 09:35 a.m. CDT
Advisory

Flood Warning until 01:00AM Tuesday

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois... 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 River Forest affecting Cook County Des Plaines River at Riverside affecting Cook County Fox River at Algonquin Tailwater affecting Kane and McHenry Counties Fox River at Montgomery affecting Kane and Kendall Counties .Heavy rainfalls of up to 8 inches across portions of northern Illinois in the past 48 hours have caused significant rises on the Des Plaines and Fox Rivers. Rivers are still rising in some places and record stages are possible. Keep updated to the forecasts if you are in these areas. The Flood Warning continues for The Des Plaines River at Riverside.

* until late Monday night.

* At 845 AM Thursday the stage was 6.2 feet.

* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tonight and continue to rise to near 7.5 feet by Friday evening. &&

* AFFECTED AREAS: COOK

Instructions:

Safety message...If you encounter a flooded roadway...turn around and find an alternate route.

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Address/Location
Village of Bedford Park
6701 South Archer Avenue
Bedford Park, IL 60501

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 708-458-3388

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Alert Details

Severity:
Moderate - Possible threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flood Warning

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