NWS Issues Lakeshore Flood WarningStrong winds will result in waves of 12 to 18 feet.
FEMA To Begin Flood Damage Assessments In 3 Illinois Counties MondayState and federal authorities will tour three Illinois counties next week, to assess damage from February floods that destroyed or severely damaged more than 120 homes.
Northwest Indiana Residents Seek Help After FloodingHomeland Security agents are telling flood victims of Northwest Indiana to document any damage they've incurred.
Southwest Highway In Orland Park Still Flooded, Business Owners FrustratedA stretch of Southwest Highway that remains flooded Friday in Orland Park is frustrating business owners who say the inconvenience is happening more and more regularly.
Rescue Teams Saving Horses, Dogs Stranded In Flooded NW IndianaSeveral horses and other animals have been rescued from flooded homes in Lake Station and Gary, Indiana, after the Deep River rose so high over the last few days that dozens of homes ended up completely surrounded by water.
Flooding Woes Continue For Lake Station, IndianaA voluntary evacuation order has been issued in Lake Station, and at least 25 homes have followed officials’ recommendation and gotten out.
Marseilles Orders Evacuations As Illinois River FloodsCity officials said the mandatory evacuation order affects homes south of the Illinois & Michigan Canal, and east of Main Street.
Flood Threats Continue For Chicago Area Rivers After Storms EndFlood warnings and advisories remained in effect for many Chicago area rivers Wednesday morning, as water continued to rise in the wake of heavy rains and melting snow across the region.
Ford Heights Schools Closed Due To FloodingCottage Grove School, Medgar Evers School, and Tidye A. Phillips School were closed as a result of the flooding in Ford Heights.
Police, Residents Fill Sandbags In LisleLisle residents and police are preparing for the worst.
Heavy Rain Causing Some Flooded Basements And Streets In ChicagoAnyone who does have a flooded basement or notices standing water on the street should call 311 to report the issue.
Swollen Little Calumet River Has Hammond, Munster Worried About FloodAs of 10 a.m., the river measured at 14 feet in Munster, two feet above flood stage. Forecasts show it could reach 15.5 feet before it begins to recede.