Duneland got wet
over the weekend but not nearly as wet as might have been expected, given
the National Weather Service’s forecasts late last week.
Not nearly as wet
either as portions of Illinois.
days--beginning midnight Thursday and ending midnight Sunday--a total of
1.48 inches of rain was recorded at the Chesterton wastewater treatment
plant, Chief Operator Bill Williams told the Chesterton Tribune
That total includes
0.64 inches on Saturday and 0.67 inches on Sunday.
In LaSalle County,
Ill., on the other hand--located southwest of Chicago--a total of 5.34
inches was recorded on Saturday and Sunday, with 3.27 inches recorded at
brought localized flooding in numerous locations as well as sharp rises on
area rivers, especially the tributaries of the Illinois River and the
Illinois River itself,” the National Weather Service said.