St Joseph Creek is at 10 feet and rising.The East Branch of the DuPage River is at 13.5 feet and rising. The storm is expected to release another 1-2 inches of rain on our area. The ground is saturated and storm sewers are at max capacity.
Expect significant water on roadways and retention ponds overflowing. The Flood Watch has been expanded to 4 a.m. Sunday morning and may turned into a warning. Overnight parking restrictions have been suspended, so vehicles can be moved to higher ground. Click here to read about moving vehicles and protecting property. If you would like to monitor real time water levels of the St Joseph and East Branch of the DuPage River, click here.
Finally, as conditions are expected to get worse before getting better, please share this post with people who may be affected by this storm. Thank you.