Chicago Flooding

Flooding early Thursday morning on the Kennedy Expressway. (CBS)
Chicago Flooding Flooding early Thursday morning on the Kennedy Expressway. (CBS)
A hydrant spews water in Forest Park on Thursday. (Credit: Scott Davidson)
Chicago Flooding A hydrant spews water in Forest Park on Thursday. (Credit: Scott Davidson)
Flooding in Skokie. (Credit: Marda LeBeau
Chicago Flooding Flooding in Skokie. (Credit: Marda LeBeau
Flooding In Gurnee near Delany Road. (Credit: Ed Curran/CBS)
Chicago Flooding Flooding In Gurnee near Delany Road. (Credit: Ed Curran/CBS)
A sandbagger in position to stop the water. (Credit: Ed Curran/CBS)
Chicago Flooding A sandbagger in position to stop the water. (Credit: Ed Curran/CBS)
Flooding in Earlville. (Credit: Twitter)
Chicago Flooding Flooding in Earlville. (Credit: Twitter)
A huge sinkhole swallowed on three cars on the South Side. (Credit: Mike Krauser/WBBM Newsradio)
Chicago Flooding A huge sinkhole swallowed on three cars on the South Side. (Credit: Mike Krauser/WBBM Newsradio)
A huge sinkhole swallowed on three cars on the South Side. (Credit: Mike Krauser/WBBM Newsradio)
Chicago Flooding A huge sinkhole swallowed on three cars on the South Side. (Credit: Mike Krauser/WBBM Newsradio)
Flooding in a back yard in Skokie. (Credit: David Parrish/CBS)
Chicago Flooding Flooding in a back yard in Skokie. (Credit: David Parrish/CBS)
Flooding shut down the Kennedy Expressway. (Credit: Brian via WBBM Newsradio)
Chicago Flooding Flooding shut down the Kennedy Expressway. (Credit: Brian via WBBM Newsradio)
Flooding along the Fox River in Barrington. (Credit: Twitter)
Chicago Flooding Flooding along the Fox River in Barrington. (Credit: Twitter)
River approaches a home in Millington, Illinois. (Credit: Britanni Sullivan)
Thursday_Flooding_Millington_Il River approaches a home in Millington, Illinois. (Credit: Britanni Sullivan)
Workers pile up sandbags outside a Gurnee barbershop on Thursday. (Credit: Ed Curran/CBS)
Chicago Flooding Workers pile up sandbags outside a Gurnee barbershop on Thursday. (Credit: Ed Curran/CBS)
Neighbors fill sandbags in Lombard. (Credit: Susanna Song)
Thursday_Flooding_Lombard_ Neighbors fill sandbags in Lombard. (Credit: Susanna Song)
Flooding in Lombard on Addison between Washington and Madison (Credit: Rick Sirovatka)
Thursday_Flooding_Lombard_Kelly_Court_001 Flooding in Lombard on Addison between Washington and Madison (Credit: Rick Sirovatka)
A drain overflows in hallway of Oswego High School. (Credit: Rebecca Plata)
Chicago Flooding A drain overflows in hallway of Oswego High School. (Credit: Rebecca Plata)
(Credit: Carol Thompson)
Chicago Flooding (Credit: Carol Thompson)
Flood waters poured into many homes in north suburban Northfield. (Courtesy: Brian Bell)
Northfield Flooding Brian Bell 1 Flood waters poured into many homes in north suburban Northfield. (Courtesy: Brian Bell)
Flooding near Division and Princeton in northwest suburban Barrington. (Courtesy: Jen Morris)
IMAG0495 Flooding near Division and Princeton in northwest suburban Barrington. (Courtesy: Jen Morris)
Flooding near a cemetery in Elmwood Park (Courtesy: Richard Vogt)
Elmwood Park Cemetery Flood Flooding near a cemetery in Elmwood Park (Courtesy: Richard Vogt)
Flooding along the 2400 block of North Eastwood Road in Elmwood Park (Courtesy: Dwayne Richter)
Elmwood Park Dwayne Richter 1 Flooding along the 2400 block of North Eastwood Road in Elmwood Park (Courtesy: Dwayne Richter)
Flooding on Oakleaf Avenue in Elmwood Park (Courtesy: Richard Vogt)
Elmwood Park Oakleaf Av Flooding on Oakleaf Avenue in Elmwood Park (Courtesy: Richard Vogt)
A flooded creek in Melrose Park left part of McLean Avenue underwater. (Courtesy: Deanna DeSimone)
Flood on McLean Ave Melrose Pk A flooded creek in Melrose Park left part of McLean Avenue underwater. (Courtesy: Deanna DeSimone)
A man uses a kayak to navigate a flooded street at the parking garage at Harlem Irving Plaza Mall (Courtesy: Erick Jones)
Harlem Irving Plaza Mall A man uses a kayak to navigate a flooded street at the parking garage at Harlem Irving Plaza Mall (Courtesy: Erick Jones)
Flooding near Division and Princeton in northwest suburban Barrington. (Courtesy: Jen Morris)
Barrington Flooding Flooding near Division and Princeton in northwest suburban Barrington. (Courtesy: Jen Morris)
Flooding near Division and Princeton in northwest suburban Barrington. (Courtesy: Jen Morris)
IMAG0489 Flooding near Division and Princeton in northwest suburban Barrington. (Courtesy: Jen Morris)
Flooding near Division and Princeton in northwest suburban Barrington. (Courtesy: Jen Morris)
IMAG0490 Flooding near Division and Princeton in northwest suburban Barrington. (Courtesy: Jen Morris)
Flooding near Division and Princeton in northwest suburban Barrington. (Courtesy: Jen Morris)
IMAG0491 Flooding near Division and Princeton in northwest suburban Barrington. (Courtesy: Jen Morris)
Flooding near Division and Princeton in northwest suburban Barrington. (Courtesy: Jen Morris)
IMAG0492 Flooding near Division and Princeton in northwest suburban Barrington. (Courtesy: Jen Morris)
Flood waters poured into many homes in north suburban Northfield. (Courtesy: Brian Bell)
Northfield Flooding Brian Bell 2 Flood waters poured into many homes in north suburban Northfield. (Courtesy: Brian Bell)
Brian Bell took this photo of a neighbor's flooded basement in north suburban Northfield. (Courtesy: Brian Bell)
Northfield Flooding Brian Bell 3 Brian Bell took this photo of a neighbor's flooded basement in north suburban Northfield. (Courtesy: Brian Bell)
Flooding on the campus of Northwestern University in Evanston. (Supplied to CBS 2)
NU Flooding Flooding on the campus of Northwestern University in Evanston. (Supplied to CBS 2)
Flood waters in Somonauk, Ill., in the far western suburbs. (Courtesy: Britanni Sullivan)
Somonauk Flooding DeKalb Co Flood waters in Somonauk, Ill., in the far western suburbs. (Courtesy: Britanni Sullivan)
An Albany Park neighborhood resident gives a friend a piggy-back ride along flooded Monticello Avenue (Courtesy:Ryan Rohde)
Albany Park Ryan Rohde An Albany Park neighborhood resident gives a friend a piggy-back ride along flooded Monticello Avenue (Courtesy:Ryan Rohde)
Chicago firefighters assist Albany Park residents with flooding along Monticello Avenue. (Courtesy: Ryan Rohde)
Albany Park Flooding Monticello Av Ryan Rohde Chicago firefighters assist Albany Park residents with flooding along Monticello Avenue. (Courtesy: Ryan Rohde)
Chicago firefighters and Water Department crews distribute sand bags to help protect homes from flooding along Monticello Avenue in Albany Park. (Credit: Steve Miller/WBBM)
Albany Park Monticello Steve Miller 1 Chicago firefighters and Water Department crews distribute sand bags to help protect homes from flooding along Monticello Avenue in Albany Park. (Credit: Steve Miller/WBBM)
Flooding on Monticello Avenue in Albany Park came up to the hoods of many cars parked on the street. (Credit: Steve Miller/WBBM)
Albany Park Monticello Steve Miller 2 Flooding on Monticello Avenue in Albany Park came up to the hoods of many cars parked on the street. (Credit: Steve Miller/WBBM)
Flood waters came up to homes along Monticello Avenue in Albany Park on April 18, 2013. (Credit: Steve Miller/WBBM)
Albany Park Monticello Steve Miller 3 Flood waters came up to homes along Monticello Avenue in Albany Park on April 18, 2013. (Credit: Steve Miller/WBBM)
The swollen Des Plaines River reaches near the Madison Street Bridge near Maywood and Oak Park in 2013. (Photo courtesy Scott Davidson)
Des Plaines River Flooding The swollen Des Plaines River reaches near the Madison Street Bridge near Maywood and Oak Park in 2013. (Photo courtesy Scott Davidson)
Water from the Des Plaines River floods onto Madison Street in Maywood, near the Madison Street bridge. (Photo courtesy Scott Davidson)
Des Plaines River Flooding Water from the Des Plaines River floods onto Madison Street in Maywood, near the Madison Street bridge. (Photo courtesy Scott Davidson)
The Des Plaines River floods well past its banks near Maywood and Oak Park, at Madison Street. (Photo courtesy Scott Davidson)
Des Plaines River Flooding The Des Plaines River floods well past its banks near Maywood and Oak Park, at Madison Street. (Photo courtesy Scott Davidson)
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