Areal Flood Watch

Flood Watch Continues, But Chicago Area Might Have 'Dodged A Bullet For Now'Though an areal flood watch remains in effect until mid-afternoon for virtually all of northern Illinois, at least one official who monitors water levels in local rivers and streams said there's less risk than feared, thanks to less rain than originally forecast.
Mix Of Rain, Sleet, Snow This WeekendThe Chicago area will get a mix of freezing rain, sleet and snow over the weekend, although exactly what type of precipitation various areas will get is still unclear.