Ice Jam On Kankakee River Could Cause Flooding, EvacuationsA seven-mile ice jam on the Kankakee River could cause flash flooding as warmer temperatures and possible rain moves into northern Illinois.
Tens Of Millions Face Flooding Threat Across Midwest More heavy rain is coming to the Midwest, an area already waterlogged after powerful weekend storms. Tens of millions face the threat of flooding, with forecasters predicting the storm system will stall over the region.
Tornadoes Touch Down In Central Will CountyThe National Weather Service says multiple tornadoes have touched down in central Will County near Wilton Center, Illinois.
Rainy Start To Summer Brings Flooding Concerns To Chicago AreaRain has been falling on and off since early Thursday morning, with heavy downpours at times leading to flooded streets and viaducts.
New Thunderstorms Hit After Heavy Rains Caused Flash Floods In Rockford AreaAccording to the National Weather Service, 3 to 5 inches of rain fell across the Rockford area in less than four hours Monday evening.
Rain Leaves The Area, Flood Warning Still In EffectFor the city of Chicago, there is a now a low risk for a storm but a flood warning remains in effect for some north suburban area as runoff continues.
Severe Storm Threats End, But Flooding Risks Remain Along Des Plaines And Fox RiversStorms have cleared out for most of the Chicago area, but flooding risks remain along parts of the Fox and Des Plaines Rivers for the next few days as runoff continues to swell local waterways.
NWS Issues Lakeshore Flood WarningStrong winds will result in waves of 12 to 18 feet.
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.
Flooding From Steady Storms Closes Several Chicago Area RoadsThe National Weather Service has issued a flood warning through 10:45 a.m. for most of the Chicago area, and a flood watch through late Tuesday night.
Flooding Concerns Linger As Rain Continues Across Chicago AreaRainfall won’t be as heavy or consistent on Monday as it was on Saturday, but there will be several waves of showers through the morning.
Flood Watch In Effect As Rains, Winds Continue To Hit ChicagoThe National Weather Service continued Sunday the issued Flood Watches, Warnings and Advisories for the Chicagoland area.