Skip Navigation Link weather.gov  
NOAA logo - Click to go to the NOAA homepage National Weather Service NWS logo - Click to go to the NWS homepage
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service
Image background of Navigation bar Left
Bookmark and Share Navigation Bar End Cap

  
 

Web Portal Changes:

Please visit https://www.weather.gov/owp/operations for more information.



Hydrograph River at a Glance Download Inundation
Mapping
Illinois River at Ottawa Stage (ft)Highest Observation: 462.58 ft at 10:15PM Apr 05, 2024Observed: 462.56 ft at 10:30PM Apr 05, 2024Observed: 462.57 ft at 10:45PM Apr 05, 2024Observed: 462.56 ft at 11:00PM Apr 05, 2024Observed: 462.54 ft at 11:15PM Apr 05, 2024Observed: 462.51 ft at 11:30PM Apr 05, 2024Observed: 462.51 ft at 11:45PM Apr 05, 2024Observed: 462.51 ft at 12:00AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.48 ft at 12:15AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.47 ft at 12:30AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.47 ft at 12:45AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.47 ft at 1:00AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.46 ft at 1:15AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.44 ft at 1:30AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.44 ft at 1:45AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.44 ft at 2:00AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.44 ft at 2:15AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.42 ft at 2:30AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.41 ft at 2:45AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.4 ft at 3:00AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.39 ft at 3:15AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.38 ft at 3:30AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.37 ft at 3:45AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.35 ft at 4:00AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.32 ft at 4:15AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.32 ft at 4:30AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.3 ft at 4:45AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.27 ft at 5:00AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.29 ft at 5:15AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.28 ft at 5:30AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.27 ft at 5:45AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.26 ft at 6:00AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.24 ft at 6:15AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.22 ft at 6:30AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.21 ft at 6:45AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.21 ft at 7:00AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.2 ft at 7:15AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.2 ft at 7:30AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.19 ft at 7:45AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.19 ft at 8:00AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.17 ft at 8:15AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.16 ft at 8:30AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.16 ft at 8:45AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.14 ft at 9:00AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.1 ft at 9:15AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.08 ft at 9:30AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.07 ft at 9:45AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.07 ft at 10:00AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.05 ft at 10:15AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.05 ft at 10:30AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.04 ft at 10:45AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.04 ft at 11:00AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.05 ft at 11:15AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.04 ft at 11:30AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.04 ft at 11:45AM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.05 ft at 12:00PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.06 ft at 12:15PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.06 ft at 12:30PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.07 ft at 12:45PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.07 ft at 1:00PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.1 ft at 1:15PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.1 ft at 1:30PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.1 ft at 1:45PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.12 ft at 2:00PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.12 ft at 2:15PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.11 ft at 2:30PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.13 ft at 2:45PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.14 ft at 3:00PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.12 ft at 3:15PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.12 ft at 3:30PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.13 ft at 3:45PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.13 ft at 4:00PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.13 ft at 4:15PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.13 ft at 4:30PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.13 ft at 4:45PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.11 ft at 5:00PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.11 ft at 5:15PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.11 ft at 5:30PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.11 ft at 5:45PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.11 ft at 6:00PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.12 ft at 6:15PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.12 ft at 6:30PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.11 ft at 6:45PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.11 ft at 7:00PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.09 ft at 7:15PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.08 ft at 7:30PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.07 ft at 7:45PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.05 ft at 8:00PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.05 ft at 8:15PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 462.05 ft at 8:30PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 461.97 ft at 8:45PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 461.96 ft at 9:00PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 461.95 ft at 9:15PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 461.93 ft at 9:30PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 461.91 ft at 9:45PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 461.92 ft at 10:00PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 461.9 ft at 10:15PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 461.89 ft at 10:30PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 461.86 ft at 10:45PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 11:00PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 461.84 ft at 11:15PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 461.83 ft at 11:30PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 461.84 ft at 11:45PM Apr 06, 2024Observed: 461.86 ft at 12:00AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.87 ft at 12:15AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 12:30AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.84 ft at 12:45AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 1:00AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.81 ft at 1:15AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.81 ft at 1:30AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.8 ft at 1:45AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 2:00AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 2:15AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.79 ft at 2:30AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.77 ft at 2:45AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.76 ft at 3:00AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.77 ft at 3:15AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.78 ft at 3:30AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.79 ft at 3:45AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.79 ft at 4:00AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.79 ft at 4:15AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.79 ft at 4:30AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.76 ft at 4:45AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.75 ft at 5:00AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.73 ft at 5:15AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.71 ft at 5:30AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.7 ft at 5:45AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.69 ft at 6:00AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.68 ft at 6:15AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.69 ft at 6:30AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.71 ft at 6:45AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.73 ft at 7:00AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.72 ft at 7:15AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.74 ft at 7:30AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.75 ft at 7:45AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.74 ft at 8:00AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.73 ft at 8:15AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.73 ft at 8:30AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.74 ft at 8:45AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.74 ft at 9:00AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.73 ft at 9:15AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.73 ft at 9:30AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.73 ft at 9:45AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.81 ft at 10:00AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.74 ft at 10:15AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.74 ft at 10:30AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.74 ft at 10:45AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.71 ft at 11:00AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.71 ft at 11:15AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.69 ft at 11:30AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.68 ft at 11:45AM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.67 ft at 12:00PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.67 ft at 12:15PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.66 ft at 12:30PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.67 ft at 12:45PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.67 ft at 1:00PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.66 ft at 1:15PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.65 ft at 1:30PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.64 ft at 1:45PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.63 ft at 2:00PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.63 ft at 2:15PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.62 ft at 2:30PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.6 ft at 2:45PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.57 ft at 3:00PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.55 ft at 3:15PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.54 ft at 3:30PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.53 ft at 3:45PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.53 ft at 4:00PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.52 ft at 4:15PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.49 ft at 4:30PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.49 ft at 4:45PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.5 ft at 5:00PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.5 ft at 5:15PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.52 ft at 5:30PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.54 ft at 5:45PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.55 ft at 6:00PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.55 ft at 6:15PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.56 ft at 6:30PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.56 ft at 6:45PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.56 ft at 7:00PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.58 ft at 7:15PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.6 ft at 7:30PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.61 ft at 7:45PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.68 ft at 8:00PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.69 ft at 8:15PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.72 ft at 8:30PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.79 ft at 8:45PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.75 ft at 9:00PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.76 ft at 9:15PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.79 ft at 9:30PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.78 ft at 9:45PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.8 ft at 10:00PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.8 ft at 10:15PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 10:30PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.83 ft at 10:45PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.8 ft at 11:00PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.79 ft at 11:15PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.81 ft at 11:30PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 11:45PM Apr 07, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 12:00AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.89 ft at 12:15AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.88 ft at 12:30AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.87 ft at 12:45AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 1:00AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.84 ft at 1:15AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.83 ft at 1:30AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.88 ft at 1:45AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.86 ft at 2:00AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 2:15AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 2:30AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.83 ft at 2:45AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.81 ft at 3:00AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.81 ft at 3:15AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.81 ft at 3:30AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 3:45AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.8 ft at 4:00AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.8 ft at 4:15AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.81 ft at 4:30AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.81 ft at 4:45AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.83 ft at 5:00AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.83 ft at 5:15AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 5:30AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.83 ft at 5:45AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.83 ft at 6:00AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 6:15AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 6:30AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.83 ft at 6:45AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.83 ft at 7:00AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.84 ft at 7:15AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.83 ft at 7:30AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 7:45AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 8:00AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 8:15AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.83 ft at 8:30AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 8:45AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.83 ft at 9:00AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 9:15AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 9:30AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.84 ft at 9:45AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.84 ft at 10:00AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.84 ft at 10:15AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.86 ft at 10:30AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.84 ft at 10:45AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 11:00AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 11:15AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 11:30AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.84 ft at 11:45AM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.84 ft at 12:00PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.84 ft at 12:15PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 12:30PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.84 ft at 12:45PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.83 ft at 1:00PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.84 ft at 1:15PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 1:30PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.86 ft at 1:45PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 2:00PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 2:15PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 2:30PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 2:45PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 3:00PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.86 ft at 3:15PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.88 ft at 3:30PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.88 ft at 3:45PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.91 ft at 4:00PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.92 ft at 4:15PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.95 ft at 4:30PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.92 ft at 4:45PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.95 ft at 5:00PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.92 ft at 5:15PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.91 ft at 5:30PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.91 ft at 5:45PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.91 ft at 6:00PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.93 ft at 6:15PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.94 ft at 6:30PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.97 ft at 6:45PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.98 ft at 7:00PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.98 ft at 7:15PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.93 ft at 7:30PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.93 ft at 7:45PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.96 ft at 8:00PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.94 ft at 8:15PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.92 ft at 8:30PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.92 ft at 8:45PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.91 ft at 9:00PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.92 ft at 9:15PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.91 ft at 9:30PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.9 ft at 9:45PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.98 ft at 10:00PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.9 ft at 10:15PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.9 ft at 10:30PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.89 ft at 10:45PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.89 ft at 11:00PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.87 ft at 11:15PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 11:30PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.86 ft at 11:45PM Apr 08, 2024Observed: 461.8 ft at 12:00AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.81 ft at 12:15AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.81 ft at 12:30AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.8 ft at 12:45AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.81 ft at 1:00AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 1:15AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.71 ft at 1:30AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.77 ft at 1:45AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.78 ft at 2:00AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.78 ft at 2:15AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.77 ft at 2:30AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.8 ft at 2:45AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.81 ft at 3:00AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.79 ft at 3:15AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.78 ft at 3:30AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.79 ft at 3:45AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.79 ft at 4:00AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.8 ft at 4:15AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 4:30AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 4:45AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.84 ft at 5:00AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 5:15AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.83 ft at 5:30AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 5:45AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.87 ft at 6:00AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.86 ft at 6:15AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.86 ft at 6:30AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.87 ft at 6:45AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.88 ft at 7:00AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.89 ft at 7:15AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.89 ft at 7:30AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.88 ft at 7:45AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.88 ft at 8:00AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.88 ft at 8:15AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.88 ft at 8:30AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.87 ft at 8:45AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.87 ft at 9:00AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.86 ft at 9:15AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.86 ft at 9:30AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 9:45AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.87 ft at 10:00AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 10:15AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 10:30AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.84 ft at 10:45AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.83 ft at 11:00AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.84 ft at 11:15AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.85 ft at 11:30AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.84 ft at 11:45AM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.83 ft at 12:00PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 12:15PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.81 ft at 12:30PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.83 ft at 12:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 1:00PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.81 ft at 1:15PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.82 ft at 1:30PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.8 ft at 1:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.8 ft at 2:00PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.78 ft at 2:15PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.78 ft at 2:30PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.76 ft at 2:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.75 ft at 3:00PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.76 ft at 3:15PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.77 ft at 3:30PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.77 ft at 3:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.74 ft at 4:00PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.73 ft at 4:15PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.7 ft at 4:30PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.68 ft at 4:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.61 ft at 5:00PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.59 ft at 5:15PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.59 ft at 5:30PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.57 ft at 5:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.56 ft at 6:00PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.54 ft at 6:15PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.52 ft at 6:30PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.44 ft at 6:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.54 ft at 7:00PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.44 ft at 7:15PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.43 ft at 7:30PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.42 ft at 7:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.39 ft at 8:00PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.4 ft at 8:15PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.4 ft at 8:30PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.38 ft at 8:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.37 ft at 9:00PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.29 ft at 9:15PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.32 ft at 9:30PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.32 ft at 9:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.32 ft at 10:00PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.33 ft at 10:15PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.33 ft at 10:30PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.34 ft at 10:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.36 ft at 11:00PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.36 ft at 11:15PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.21 ft at 11:30PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.38 ft at 11:45PM Apr 09, 2024Observed: 461.38 ft at 12:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.39 ft at 12:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.4 ft at 12:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.4 ft at 12:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.41 ft at 1:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.42 ft at 1:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.44 ft at 1:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.45 ft at 1:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.47 ft at 2:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.47 ft at 2:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.46 ft at 2:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.45 ft at 2:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.46 ft at 3:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.45 ft at 3:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.44 ft at 3:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.46 ft at 3:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.47 ft at 4:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.45 ft at 4:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.44 ft at 4:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.45 ft at 4:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.45 ft at 5:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.44 ft at 5:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.43 ft at 5:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.41 ft at 5:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.39 ft at 6:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.38 ft at 6:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.37 ft at 6:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.38 ft at 6:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.36 ft at 7:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.35 ft at 7:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.33 ft at 7:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.31 ft at 7:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.3 ft at 8:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.28 ft at 8:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.28 ft at 8:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.27 ft at 8:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.28 ft at 9:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.28 ft at 9:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.22 ft at 9:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.23 ft at 9:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.24 ft at 10:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.26 ft at 10:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.27 ft at 10:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.27 ft at 10:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.27 ft at 11:00AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.28 ft at 11:15AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.3 ft at 11:30AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.32 ft at 11:45AM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.33 ft at 12:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.31 ft at 12:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.32 ft at 12:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.3 ft at 12:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.08 ft at 1:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.23 ft at 1:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.24 ft at 1:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.23 ft at 1:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.31 ft at 2:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.29 ft at 2:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.37 ft at 2:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.36 ft at 2:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.34 ft at 3:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.32 ft at 3:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.15 ft at 3:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.31 ft at 3:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.3 ft at 4:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.29 ft at 4:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.27 ft at 4:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.27 ft at 4:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.26 ft at 5:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.26 ft at 5:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.36 ft at 5:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.34 ft at 5:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.32 ft at 6:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.33 ft at 6:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.33 ft at 6:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.43 ft at 6:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.41 ft at 7:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.38 ft at 7:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.39 ft at 7:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.39 ft at 7:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.48 ft at 8:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.44 ft at 8:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.43 ft at 8:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.42 ft at 8:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.44 ft at 9:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.37 ft at 9:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.39 ft at 9:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.39 ft at 9:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.37 ft at 10:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.36 ft at 10:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.34 ft at 10:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.34 ft at 10:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.33 ft at 11:00PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.31 ft at 11:15PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.28 ft at 11:30PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.26 ft at 11:45PM Apr 10, 2024Observed: 461.24 ft at 12:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.25 ft at 12:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.17 ft at 12:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.18 ft at 12:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.18 ft at 1:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.17 ft at 1:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.23 ft at 1:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.13 ft at 1:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.14 ft at 2:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.14 ft at 2:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.12 ft at 2:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.1 ft at 2:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.08 ft at 3:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.07 ft at 3:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.06 ft at 3:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.07 ft at 3:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.06 ft at 4:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.03 ft at 4:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.04 ft at 4:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.03 ft at 4:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.05 ft at 5:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.05 ft at 5:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.04 ft at 5:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.06 ft at 5:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.09 ft at 6:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.11 ft at 6:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.1 ft at 6:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.1 ft at 6:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.09 ft at 7:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.09 ft at 7:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.1 ft at 7:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.1 ft at 7:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.11 ft at 8:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.11 ft at 8:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.12 ft at 8:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.13 ft at 8:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.2 ft at 9:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.18 ft at 9:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.15 ft at 9:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.15 ft at 9:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.15 ft at 10:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.15 ft at 10:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.15 ft at 10:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.09 ft at 10:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.08 ft at 11:00AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.06 ft at 11:15AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.08 ft at 11:30AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.07 ft at 11:45AM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.06 ft at 12:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.04 ft at 12:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.03 ft at 12:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.03 ft at 12:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.05 ft at 1:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.05 ft at 1:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.04 ft at 1:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.03 ft at 1:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461.04 ft at 2:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.89 ft at 2:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.99 ft at 2:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.99 ft at 2:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461 ft at 3:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.99 ft at 3:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.99 ft at 3:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461 ft at 3:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 461 ft at 4:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.98 ft at 4:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.98 ft at 4:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.97 ft at 4:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.95 ft at 5:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.94 ft at 5:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.93 ft at 5:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.92 ft at 5:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.99 ft at 6:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.97 ft at 6:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.89 ft at 6:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.89 ft at 6:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.89 ft at 7:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.86 ft at 7:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.84 ft at 7:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.81 ft at 7:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.82 ft at 8:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.82 ft at 8:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.8 ft at 8:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.78 ft at 8:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.77 ft at 9:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.75 ft at 9:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.74 ft at 9:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.75 ft at 9:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.74 ft at 10:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.74 ft at 10:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.75 ft at 10:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.76 ft at 10:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.79 ft at 11:00PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.84 ft at 11:15PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.84 ft at 11:30PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.87 ft at 11:45PM Apr 11, 2024Observed: 460.89 ft at 12:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.9 ft at 12:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.89 ft at 12:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.9 ft at 12:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.93 ft at 1:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.93 ft at 1:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.94 ft at 1:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.96 ft at 1:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.97 ft at 2:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.96 ft at 2:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.98 ft at 2:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 461 ft at 2:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 461.01 ft at 3:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 461.03 ft at 3:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 461.02 ft at 3:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 461 ft at 3:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 461 ft at 4:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 461 ft at 4:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 461 ft at 4:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.99 ft at 4:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.98 ft at 5:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.98 ft at 5:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.96 ft at 5:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.97 ft at 5:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.96 ft at 6:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.95 ft at 6:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.93 ft at 6:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.92 ft at 6:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.91 ft at 7:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.91 ft at 7:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.89 ft at 7:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.89 ft at 7:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.89 ft at 8:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.88 ft at 8:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.87 ft at 8:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.89 ft at 8:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.88 ft at 9:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.88 ft at 9:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.86 ft at 9:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.86 ft at 9:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.86 ft at 10:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.85 ft at 10:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.84 ft at 10:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.78 ft at 10:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.8 ft at 11:00AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.81 ft at 11:15AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.81 ft at 11:30AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.82 ft at 11:45AM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.81 ft at 12:00PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.79 ft at 12:15PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.79 ft at 12:30PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.8 ft at 12:45PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.79 ft at 1:00PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.81 ft at 1:15PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.83 ft at 1:30PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.82 ft at 1:45PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.84 ft at 2:00PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.83 ft at 2:15PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.8 ft at 2:30PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.86 ft at 2:45PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.84 ft at 3:00PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.82 ft at 3:15PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.8 ft at 3:30PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.77 ft at 3:45PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.75 ft at 4:00PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.74 ft at 4:15PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.7 ft at 4:30PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.69 ft at 4:45PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.68 ft at 5:00PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.67 ft at 5:15PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.66 ft at 5:30PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.61 ft at 5:45PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.63 ft at 6:00PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.62 ft at 6:15PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.61 ft at 6:30PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.6 ft at 6:45PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.6 ft at 7:00PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.59 ft at 7:15PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.56 ft at 7:30PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.54 ft at 7:45PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.52 ft at 8:00PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.52 ft at 8:15PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.5 ft at 8:30PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.5 ft at 8:45PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.51 ft at 9:00PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.5 ft at 9:15PM Apr 12, 2024Observed: 460.47 ft at 9:30PM Apr 12, 2024Highest Forecast: 460.8 ft 1:00AM Apr 13, 2024Highest Forecast: 460.8 ft 7:00AM Apr 13, 2024Highest Forecast: 460.8 ft 1:00PM Apr 13, 2024Highest Forecast: 460.8 ft 7:00PM Apr 13, 2024Highest Forecast: 460.8 ft 1:00AM Apr 14, 2024Highest Forecast: 460.8 ft 7:00AM Apr 14, 2024Forecast: 460.7 ft 1:00PM Apr 14, 2024Forecast: 460.7 ft 7:00PM Apr 14, 2024Forecast: 460.6 ft 1:00AM Apr 15, 2024Forecast: 460.6 ft 7:00AM Apr 15, 2024Forecast: 460.5 ft 1:00PM Apr 15, 2024Forecast: 460.5 ft 7:00PM Apr 15, 2024Forecast: 460.4 ft 1:00AM Apr 16, 2024Forecast: 460.3 ft 7:00AM Apr 16, 2024Forecast: 460.1 ft 1:00PM Apr 16, 2024Forecast: 460 ft 7:00PM Apr 16, 2024Forecast: 459.9 ft 1:00AM Apr 17, 2024Forecast: 459.8 ft 7:00AM Apr 17, 2024Forecast: 459.7 ft 1:00PM Apr 17, 2024Forecast: 459.6 ft 7:00PM Apr 17, 2024Forecast: 459.6 ft 1:00AM Apr 18, 2024Forecast: 459.5 ft 7:00AM Apr 18, 2024Forecast: 459.5 ft 1:00PM Apr 18, 2024Forecast: 459.4 ft 7:00PM Apr 18, 2024Forecast: 459.4 ft 1:00AM Apr 19, 2024Forecast: 459.3 ft 7:00AM Apr 19, 2024US Army Corps of EngineersOTWI2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:10PM Apr 12, 2024)ObservedForecast (issued 9:09AM Apr 12)Latest observed value: 460.47 ft at 9:30 PM CDT 12-Apr-2024. Flood Stage is 463 ft
Printable Image
About this graph
Tabular Data (UTC)
Tabular Data (CDT)
XML Data
RSS Files
Datum: NGVD29
Metadata
NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 24 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Illinois River at Ottawa are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

Return to Area Map
Upstream Gauge - at Marseilles Lock (tailwater) Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Starved Rock Lock (tailwater)
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 471
Moderate Flood Stage: 467
Flood Stage: 463
Action Stage: 461
Low Stage (in feet): 456.5

Historic Crests
(1) 473.72 ft on 04/19/2013
(2) 472.59 ft on 05/19/2020
(3) 472.21 ft on 09/16/2008
(4) 471.49 ft on 02/22/2018
(5) 470.83 ft on 05/02/2019
Show More Historic Crests

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 472.59 ft on 05/19/2020
(2) 470.83 ft on 05/02/2019
(3) 471.49 ft on 02/22/2018
(4) 463.65 ft on 10/16/2017
(5) 464.10 ft on 07/23/2017
Show More Recent Crests

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 458.62 ft on 11/26/2018
(2) 458.65 ft on 01/22/2019
(3) 458.82 ft on 09/03/2017

For more information on your flood risk go to www.floodsmart.gov.

Zoom Level:16
KML Image
Gauge LocationGauge Map Marker
Disclaimer
Latitude/Longitude Disclaimer: The gauge location shown in the above map is the approximate location based on the latitude/longitude coordinates provided to the NWS by the gauge owner.
Flood Impacts & Photos Collapse
If you notice any errors in the below information, please contact our Webmaster
476 Water reaches the top of the levee at Ottawa High School.
475.5 Backwater causes the Fox River to reach the top of the flood protection wall south of Main Street near Ottawa High School. Water inundates lower-level of residences at Heritage Harbor east of Ottawa.
474.5 Backwater causes the Fox River to reach the top of the levee at Ottawa High School.
474 Structures threatened at Shoreline Boat Club in Ottawa. Main Street at Fox River in Ottawa is threatened and may be closed, blocking the last primary evacuation route for east Ottawa. Water overtops the berm at Waste Water Treatment Plant.
472 West parking lot of St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa is inundated.
471.5 Water reaches top of levee at Ottawa Waste Water Treatment Plant. Backwater causes the Fox River to inundate the YMCA parking lot in Ottawa.
470 Shabbona Street near Ottawa High School is inundated. St. Elizabeth Medical Center property in Ottawa is threatened including the loading dock areas.
469 Backwater causes the Fox River to reach bankfull near the YMCA in Ottawa.
468 River Rescue structure threatened in Ottawa.
467 Green Street near Shoreline Boat Club in Ottawa is inundated, blocking a primary evacuation route for east Ottawa.
466.5 Low-lying sections of Fox River Park in Ottawa are inundated including Hudson Street River Walk. St. Clair Street is threatened in Ottawa.
465.5 Low-lying property near St. Elizabeth Medical Center is threatened. Marquette High School football field threatened.
465 Harbor Walk in Heritage Harbor east of Ottawa is inundated.
464 Backwater causes the Fox River to reach bankfull near St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa.
462.5 Roadway entrance to Allen Park threatened in Ottawa. Allen Park west boat ramp inundated in Ottawa.
461 River Rescue boat dock inundated in Ottawa.
Photos
(1) Gage equipment located on top of levee near mouth of Fox River.
(2) Levee at Ottawa High School.
(3) Looking downstream from atop levee 9/3/2009. Gage height 459.80 ft.
(4) Looking upstream from atop levee 9/3/2009. Gage height 459.80 ft.
Low Water Impacts Collapse
If you notice any errors in the below information, please contact our Webmaster
456.5 Low water levels begin to impact shipping interests along the river.
About This Location Collapse

Latitude: 41.344444° N, Longitude: 88.839167° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 463 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available 463 Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

Current/Historical Observations:

Additional Information Collapse
How much forecast precipitation was used for the current river forecast?
Resources Collapse
Hydrologic Resources Additional Resources
Collaborative Agencies Collapse
The National Weather Service prepares its forecasts and other services in collaboration with agencies like the US Geological Survey, US Bureau of Reclamation, US Army Corps of Engineers, Natural Resource Conservation Service, National Park Service, ALERT Users Group, Bureau of Indian Affairs, and many state and local emergency managers across the country. For details, please click here.
NWS Information
National Weather Service
Chicago Weather Forecast Office
333 W. University Dr.
Romeoville, IL 60446
(815) 834-1435
Ask Questions/Webmaster
Page last modified: 2-Nov-2020 7:29 PM
Disclaimer
Credits
Glossary
Privacy Policy
About Us
Career Opportunities