Flood warning issued for Fox River

The National Weather Service has now issued a flood warning for the Fox River in Kenosha County.

At 10 a.m., the river was measuring at 10.65 feet at the New Munster gauge. Flood stage is 11 feet.

The crest forecast has been adjusted higher quite a bit from earlier today. Crest is now expected at 13.3 feet Wednesday afternoon. The river may still be above flood stage as late as next Monday morning.

The latest, local NWS forecast calls for rain to stop mid-day Monday , but likely startup again this evening, with as much as a half inch of total rainfall.

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