Rainfall Totals Across the Chicago Area - NBC Chicago

Rainfall Totals Across the Chicago Area



    Sunday Forecast

    NBC 5 Meteorologist Kalee Dionne has your latest forecast update.

    (Published Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017)

    Storms dumped several inches of rain on the Chicago area Saturday, with most counties across northern Illinois under a Flash Flood Watch through the evening. 

    The downpour even made history, with 2.06 inches of rain falling at O'Hare Airport between Friday night and Saturday afternoon, shattering the 24-hour record of 1.15 inches set in 2003. 

    By Sunday morning, O'Hare saw 4.39 inches of rain, making it the wettest October day in recorded history, according to the NWS.

    Here's a look at 2-day rainfall totals across the Chicago area as of Sunday morning:

    Cook County

    Midway Airport: 5.11 inches

    O'Hare Airport: 4.39 inches

    McKinley Park, Chicago: 6.30 inches

    Addison: 2.21 inches

    Alsip: 2.47 inches

    Brookfield: 3.55 inches

    Cicero: 4.32 inches

    Des Plaines: 2.13 inches

    Oak Park: 6.73 inches

    Bridgeview: 5.63 inches

    Oak Lawn: 4.78 inches

    Willow Springs: 4.58 inches

    Lincolnwood: 4.54 inches

    Chicago Ridge: 4.26 inches

    Park Ridge: 4.24 inches

    Arlington Heights: 4.17 inches

    Elk Grove Village: 4.13 inches

    Botanic Gardens: 4.05 inches

    Worth: 4 inches

    Wheeling: 3.55 inches

    Park Forest: 3.55 inches

    Palatine: 3.48 inches

    Midlothian: 3.19 inches

    Flossmoor: 3.07 inches

    Lansing: 2.28 inches

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    DeKalb County

    Somonauk: 8.09 inches

    Earlville: 6.16 inches

    DeKalb: 4.23 inches

    Cortland: 3.79 inches

    Genoa: 3.22 inches

    DuPage County

    Elmhurst: 6.14 inches

    Carol Stream: 4.42 inches 

    Darien: 4.50 inches

    Lisle: 8.16 inches

    Naperville: 7.98 inches

    Bolingbrook: 4.21 inches

    Westmont: 7.25 inches

    Aurora: 7.66 inches

    Wheaton: 4.75 inches

    West Chicago: 4.07 inches

    Downers Grove: 3.49 inches

    Grundy County

    Morris: 2.50 inches

    Carbon Hill: 3.17 inches

    Coal City: 3.17 inches

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    Kane County

    Aurora: 7.72 inches

    North Aurora: 6.48 inches

    St. Charles: 5.85 inches

    Sugar Grove: 5.74 inches

    Batavia: 5.55 inches

    Elburn: 4.77 inches

    Elgin: 3.82 inches

    Kendall County

    Yorkville: 1.73 inches

    Montgomery: 7.43 inches

    Plainfield: 4.40 inches

    Lake County

    Long Grove: 4.59 inches

    Barrington: 3.88 inches

    Lake Bluff: 3.76 inches

    Waukegan: 3.57 inches

    Mundelein: 3.19 inches

    Lake Villa: 2.67 inches

    LaSalle County

    Earlville: 6.85 inches

    McHenry County

    Crystal Lake: 2.51 inches

    McHenry: 2.49 inches

    Woodstock: 2.34 inches

    Hebron: 2.24 inches

    Will County

    Joliet: 4.18 inches

    Romeoville: 4.34 inches

    Naperville: 6.77 inches

    Plainfield: 5.05 inches

    Homer Glen: 3.99 inches

    Lockport: 3.98 inches

    Wilmington: 2.79 inches

    Peotone: 2.51 inches

    Monee: 2.45 inches

    Crete: 2.4 inches

    Joliet Lock/Dam: 2.33 inches

    Winnebago County

    Rockford Airport: 1.14 inches

    Rockford: 1.84 inches

    Roscoe: 1.42 inches

    Lake County, Ind.

    Crown Point: 2.69 inches

    Dyer: 2.8 inches

    Highland: 2.77 inches

    Winfield: 2.24 inches

    Porter County, Ind.

    Valparaiso: 3.19 inches

    Porter: 3.16 inches

    Portage: 2.95 inches

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