A beaver goes for a swim in floodwaters in McHenry County Monday morning.
Watch and wait - that's all many residents in flooded suburban Chicago communities can do as water levels continue to rise days after historic rainfall fell on the area.
Kalee Dionne has the full weekend forecast for the Chicago area.
Andy Avalos has the latest forecast update for the Chicago area.
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has issued a State Disaster Proclamation for Kane, McHenry, and Lake counties after flooding in the region.
Flooding in northern parts of the Chicago area continued to shut down roadways, thretaen homes and close businesses Friday.
Carp swim down part of Grand Avenue as floodwaters continue to fill up streets in Gurnee.
As rain moves out of the Chicago area, several suburbs continue to grapple with flooding concerns Thursday morning, a battle that is far from over after record rainfall hit many northern communities.
Kalee Dionne is tracking the potential for severe weather in the Chicago area after overnight storms caused intense flooding.