In the Chicago area – just one Flood Warning and one Flood Advisory remain in effect

Flood Warning

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
540 AM CST THU JAN 31 2013

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
ILLINOIS...WISCONSIN...
  FOX RIVER NEAR NEW MUNSTER AFFECTING LAKE COUNTY IN ILLINOIS AND KENOSHA COUNTY,WI

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE FOX RIVER NEAR NEW MUNSTER.
* AT  5:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.2 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 10.5 FEET BY THIS
  EVENING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE SATURDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 10.0 FEET...FLOODWATERS ARE NEAR SOME HOMES ALONG
  HIGHWAY W IN THE SILVER LAKE AREA.

Flood Advisory

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
425 AM CST THU JAN 31 2013

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR PORTIONS OF THE DES PLAINES
RIVER AND SUGAR CREEK...
  DES PLAINES RIVER NEAR RUSSELL AFFECTING LAKE COUNTY
  SUGAR CREEK AT MILFORD AFFECTING IROQUOIS COUNTY
THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE SUGAR CREEK AT MILFORD
* UNTIL FRIDAY MORNING.
* AT  400 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.4 FEET.
* ACTION STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 18.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 15.7 FEET BY THIS MORNING.

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