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Do not drive vehicles through flooded areas. The water depth and road condition may be unsafe. Additional information is available at https://water.weather.gov/ahps2/ Stay tuned for further updates by listening to NOAA weather radio... or your local radio and TV stations.

Please carefully read each posted Warning and Alert as it relates to the area(s) being affected. We provide a wider range of issued warnings for surrounding cities and counties, so some alerts may not directly impact this location. This is done to help with preparing for severe weather that may overlap or be heading towards Lake Forest.

Use the Radar Maps link provided to understand the trajectory of a storm.

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued June 12 at 4:49AM CDT until June 17 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan WI

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Wisconsin...Illinois... Rock River At Jefferson affecting Jefferson County. Rock River At Afton affecting Rock and Winnebago Counties. ROCK RIVER near LEBANON-3 E-HWY MM BRIDGE affecting Dodge County. Crawfish River At Milford affecting Jefferson County. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Rock River at Afton. * WHEN...Until Monday evening. * IMPACTS...At 9.1 feet, Floodwaters affect property of a home on South Christian Road on the east side of the river in the Afton area. There is minor erosional flood damage to lowland and agricultural land in the Afton and Janesville areas. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 4:00 AM CDT Wednesday the stage was 9.4 feet. - Bankfull stage is 8.0 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 4:00 AM CDT Wednesday was 9.4 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage early Monday afternoon and continue falling to 8.7 feet Tuesday evening. - Flood stage is 9.0 feet. - Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 9.4 feet on 03/29/2011. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Winnebago, IL; Rock, WI

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued June 11 at 9:32PM CDT until June 14 at 7:00AM CDT by NWS St Louis MO

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois...Missouri... Mississippi River at Winfield. Mississippi River at Hannibal. Mississippi River at Clarksville. Mississippi River at Louisiana. River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast precipitation for the next 24 hours. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Winfield. * WHEN...Until Friday morning. * IMPACTS...At 27.5 feet, At this stage, Lock and Dam 25 will stockpile 200 tons of sand, 12,000 sandbags, and 10,000 square feet of polyethylene plastic as a precaution. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 PM CDT Tuesday the stage was 26.3 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 9:00 PM CDT Tuesday was 26.6 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage early Thursday morning and continue falling to 25.7 feet Monday evening. - Flood stage is 26.0 feet.

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Area
Calhoun, IL; Lincoln, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued June 11 at 9:32PM CDT by NWS St Louis MO

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois...Missouri... Mississippi River at Winfield. Mississippi River at Hannibal. Mississippi River at Clarksville. Mississippi River at Louisiana. River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast precipitation for the next 24 hours. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Clarksville. * WHEN...Until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 25.5 feet, State Route P east of Elsberry begins flooding just east of the levee. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 PM CDT Tuesday the stage was 26.2 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 9:00 PM CDT Tuesday was 26.5 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall to 25.6 feet Monday evening. - Flood stage is 25.0 feet.

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Area
Calhoun, IL; Pike, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued June 11 at 9:32PM CDT by NWS St Louis MO

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois...Missouri... Mississippi River at Winfield. Mississippi River at Hannibal. Mississippi River at Clarksville. Mississippi River at Louisiana. River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast precipitation for the next 24 hours. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Louisiana. * WHEN...Until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 15.0 feet, The first quarter mile of Edison Avenue beyond the railroad tracks begins flooding near this height. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 PM CDT Tuesday the stage was 15.9 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 9:00 PM CDT Tuesday was 16.4 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall to 15.6 feet Monday morning, but remain above flood stage. - Flood stage is 15.0 feet.

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Area
Pike, IL; Pike, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued June 11 at 9:32PM CDT by NWS St Louis MO

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois...Missouri... Mississippi River at Winfield. Mississippi River at Hannibal. Mississippi River at Clarksville. Mississippi River at Louisiana. River forecasts are based on observed precipitation and forecast precipitation for the next 24 hours. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Hannibal. * WHEN...Until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 17.0 feet, John Hay Recreation Area on east side (inside the Illinois Sny Levee) begins flooding. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:15 PM CDT Tuesday the stage was 17.3 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 8:15 PM CDT Tuesday was 17.6 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall to near flood stage of 17 feet Thursday evening, and remain near this level until next Wednesday. The river is more likely to fall below flood stage late next week. - Flood stage is 17.0 feet.

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Area
Pike, IL; Marion, MO

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued June 11 at 9:20PM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois...Iowa... Mississippi River at Burlington affecting Henderson, Hancock, Des Moines and Lee Counties. Mississippi River at Gladstone LD18 affecting Henderson and Des Moines Counties. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Gladstone LD18. * WHEN...Until further notice. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:00 PM CDT Tuesday the stage was 10.2 feet and falling slowly. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall to 10.0 feet Wednesday night then remain nearly steady through Saturday. - Flood stage is 10.0 feet.

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Area
Des Moines, IA; Henderson, IL

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued June 11 at 9:20PM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois...Iowa... Mississippi River at Burlington affecting Henderson, Hancock, Des Moines and Lee Counties. Mississippi River at Gladstone LD18 affecting Henderson and Des Moines Counties. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring. * WHERE...Mississippi River at Burlington. * WHEN...Until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 15.0 feet, Agricultural flooding occurs. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:00 PM CDT Tuesday the stage was 15.1 feet and falling slowly. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall to 15.0 feet on Wednesday and remain nearly steady for several days. - Flood stage is 15.0 feet.

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Area
Des Moines, IA; Lee, IA; Hancock, IL; Henderson, IL
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