NWUS53 KLOT 052147 LSRLOT PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL 206 PM CDT TUE AUG 05 2014 ..TIME... ...EVENT... ...CITY LOCATION... ...LAT.LON... ..DATE... ....MAG.... ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE.... ..REMARKS.. 0405 PM FLOOD DES PLAINES 42.03N 87.90W 08/04/2014 COOK IL LAW ENFORCEMENT STANDING WATER AT GOLF AND WOLF ROADS AND RAILROAD VIADUCT NEAR NORTHWEST HIGHWAY....FORCING CLOSURE. THIS IS HISTORICALLY A VERY FLOOD PRONE AREA OF DES PLAINES. 0654 PM HAIL BROOKFIELD 41.82N 87.85W 08/04/2014 E0.75 INCH COOK IL TRAINED SPOTTER DIME SIZE HAIL. 0707 PM FLOOD LA GRANGE 41.81N 87.87W 08/04/2014 COOK IL TRAINED SPOTTER STANDING WATER UP TO 6 INCHES DEEP ON LA GRANGE ROAD AND HARRIS AVENUE. WATER ALSO COMING OUT OF MANHOLE COVERS NEAR TRAIN TRACKS OFF OF HARRIS AVENUE. 0720 PM HEAVY RAIN LA GRANGE 41.81N 87.87W 08/04/2014 M1.52 INCH COOK IL NWS EMPLOYEE RAIN IN 40 MINUTES IN DOWNTOWN LA GRANGE...FROM 630 PM TO 710 PM. 0720 PM FLOOD LA GRANGE 41.81N 87.87W 08/04/2014 COOK IL NWS EMPLOYEE OGDEN AVENUE UNDERPASS UNDER BNSF RAILROAD TRACKS CLOSED DUE TO FLOODING. POLICE REROUTING TRAFFIC. THIS IS HISTORICALLY A FLOOD PRONE AREA. 0725 PM HEAVY RAIN BROOKFIELD 41.82N 87.85W 08/04/2014 M2.41 INCH COOK IL MESONET MEASURED WITHIN ONE HOUR. 0730 PM HEAVY RAIN HUNTLEY 42.17N 88.42W 08/04/2014 M0.90 INCH MCHENRY IL AMATEUR RADIO RAIN FROM 7PM TO 730 PM. 0858 PM FLOOD DIXON 41.85N 89.48W 08/04/2014 LEE IL EMERGENCY MNGR 6 INCHES OF WATER ON BOYD STREET BETWEEN GALENA AVENUE AND PEORIA AVENUE ON THE NORTH SIDE OF DIXON. RIVER ROAD IN THE AREA OF ROUTE 2 AND DEMENT AVENUE ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF DIXON FLOODED. NO ROADS HAVE BEEN CLOSED YET. 0950 PM HEAVY RAIN DIXON 41.85N 89.48W 08/04/2014 M1.93 INCH LEE IL MESONET STORM TOTAL. 1030 PM FLASH FLOOD FOREST PARK 41.87N 87.81W 08/04/2014 COOK IL DEPT OF HIGHWAYS A SMALL PORTION OF INTERSTATE 290 ALSO KNOWN AS THE EISENHOWER EXPRESSWAY WAS COVERED WITH FOUR FEET OF WATER. THIS CAUSED THE ROAD TO BE CLOSED BETWEEN HARLEM AND 1ST AVENUE. MULTIPLE CARS WERE STRANDED IN THE WATER BEFORE IT WAS CLOSED. FROM ILLINOIS DEPT OF TRANSPORTATION AND BROADCAST MEDIA. 1030 PM FLOOD ELMHURST 41.90N 87.94W 08/04/2014 DUPAGE IL PUBLIC 3 TO 5 INCHES OF STANDING WATER ON SOME LOW LYING STREETS. REPORT RELAYED VIA TWITTER. 1104 PM HEAVY RAIN RIVERSIDE 41.83N 87.82W 08/04/2014 M3.36 INCH COOK IL MESONET STORM TOTAL SO FAR. LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN STILL FALLING. 0605 AM HEAVY RAIN BERWYN 41.84N 87.79W 08/05/2014 M2.82 INCH COOK IL PUBLIC STORM TOTAL 0700 AM HEAVY RAIN LYONS 41.81N 87.82W 08/05/2014 M3.97 INCH COOK IL PUBLIC RAINFALL TOTAL THROUGH THIS MORNING VIA FACEBOOK 0900 AM HEAVY RAIN 3 NE BERWYN 41.88N 87.76W 08/05/2014 M4.45 INCH COOK IL PUBLIC AUSTIN NEIGHBORHOOD IN CHICAGO 0944 AM HEAVY RAIN WESTCHESTER 41.85N 87.89W 08/05/2014 M4.12 INCH COOK IL PUBLIC STORM TOTAL. && $$ MTF

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