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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 8:28 PM CDT May. 25, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Fox River near New Munster.
* At 8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 12.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising and crest near 12.4 feet
after midnight tonight. The river will fall below flood stage
Thursday afternoon.
* Impact... at 12.2 feet... water is up to the first floor levels of
some homes in the town of Wheatland and Village of Salem lakes area
along Riverside Drive and Shorewood drive.


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 12.32 08 PM 05/25 12.3 12.0 11.8 11.4

- 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 12.32 05 PM 05/25 0.40 12.40 01 am 05/26

Below is predicted precipitation information in 6 hour increments
for the listed sites. This information is updated twice daily-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 PM-midn Sat may 25 0.02
new munster: 1 am-7 am sun may 26 0.01
new munster: 6 am-noon sun may 26 0.01
new munster: noon-6 PM sun may 26 0.00
new munster: 6 PM-midn sun may 26 0.00
new munster: midn-6 am Mon may 27 0.00
new munster: 6 am-noon Mon may 27 0.30
new munster: noon-6 PM Mon may 27 0.51

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