Heavy Rainfall Prompts Flash Flood Warning

17 May, 2018, 03:18 | Author: Shannon Aguilar
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A flood advisory continues through Thursday for the east branch of the DuPage River in Bolingbrook, affecting Will County.

The National Weather Service office in Huntsville issued the warning this afternoon, stating Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms at 3:17 p.m. containing heavy rainfall. Some schools cancelled class Tuesday after storms caused outages to school buildings.

Up to four inches could fall in localized areas, and water levels are already at high levels from recent rain. River and stream rises are likely with some areas exceeding bankfull.

Heavy Rainfall Prompts Flash Flood Warning

Showers and possibly a thunderstorm are expected after 2 p.m. Wednesday and again beginning Thursday afternoon.

The Huron River in Hamburg Township is under a Flood Warning, with the river expected to crest more than a foot above flood stage later tonight.

Minor flooding is occurring on the Similkameen River near Nighthawk, and major flooding is forecast for later in the week. The river reached 15.9 feet Monday morning.

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