Lake McHenry County Flooding - 7/15/2017

Jesse Walters of JWSevereWeather documents historic flooding along the Fox River and Chain O' Lakes in McHenry and Lake Counties Illinois. A state of emergency has been declared for the region.
Shot Description

Shot 1 - Road closure/detour in Fox Lake along Grand Avenue

Shot 2 - Road closure in Ingleside on Blackhawk and Rollins Road

Shot 3-5 - Road closure and paddleboat for residents in Knollwood Park in Fox Lake

Shot 6-8, 11 - Sandbags holding back floodwaters at Munson Marine at Route 59 and Washington Street in Fox Lake

Shot 9-10 - Vehicles navigating flooded roads on Washington Street in Fox Lake

Shot 11-14 - Floodwaters surrounding Fox Lake Marina on Grand Avenue in Fox Lake

Shot 15 - Floodwaters overtaking N. Maple Avenue in Fox Lake, flooding homes

Shot 16 - Sandbagging operations ongoing at the old Forest School location along Grand Avenue in Fox Lake

Shot 17-19 - Remaining storm water from intense thunderstorms that traversed the area Wednesday night into Thursday morning

Shot 20 - A displaced resident sleeps in their vehicle next to Nippersink Lake in Fox Lake

Shot 21-23 - Flooded Nippersink Lake in Fox Lake

Shot 24-28 - Floodwaters affecting the Fox Lake Road Park in McHenry