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Fox River Stratton Operations Status Update


CURRENT CONDITIONS :    July 27, 2017
Little rainfall fell in the Fox River watershed yesterday. The Chain of Lakes is fall approximately 2” per day. The Fox River is falling 3” per day.
The rainfall forecast for the next 7 days is shown in Figure 1. Practically no rain is forecasted for the next week.
The gates at Stratton and Algonquin will continue to be fully open thru the weekend. The system should continue to slowly fall. Without any additional rain, the Fox River and Chain of Lakes should be in their banks on Tuesday or Wednesday.
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