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Palatine Hills Golf Course.

Doris Krandel

Flooding in Oswego.

Photo courtesy Linda Siete

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This Rt 41 , just south of Rt 22 on 4-19-13. The road obviously was blocked by the State.

Lynn Schlosser

Photo courtesy of Karen Cinzio

Flooding near downtown Arlington Heights.

photo courtesy of Donnay Ekl

Flooding at Elm and Main Streets in Wheaton.

photo courtesy of Dan Doviddio

Photo courtesy of Karen Cinzio

Photo courtesy Dana Rex Flooding at the McDowell Forest Preserve.

Flooding near Route 59 and the Naperville Metra station.

Photo courtesy of Brandi Slavich

Flooding in Oak Brook.

photo courtesy Tom Richardson

Flooding in Naperville.

Photo courtesy Jake Griffin

Photo courtesy of Karen Cinzio

Flooding in Des Plaines.

photo courtesy Mary Beth Stillmaker

Flooding at the McDowell Forest Preserve.

Photo courtesy Dana Rex

Flooding in Mount Prospect.

Photo courtesy of Jennifer Farrell

Flooding in Wheaton.

photo courtesy of Dan Doviddio

Flooding in Naperville.

Photo courtesy Jake Griffin

Photo courtesy of Karen Cinzio

submitted photo Flooding near Hamburger University in Oakbrook.

Photo courtesy of Karen Cinzio

Photo courtesy of Mike Niemela Sand bags holding back the rising Fox River at the Harrington Inn in Geneva.

Flooding in Wheaton.

photo courtesy of Ana Massingill

Flooding behind the Lakeview Fitness Center in Vernon Hills

Photo courtesy of Jennifer Allbrecht

Flooding in the Stonebridge subdivision in Aurora

Photo courtesy Kevin Keeting

Brookdale Elementary School, Naperville around 11 a.m.

Amy Hauseman

Brookdale Elementary School, Naperville around 11 a.m.

Amy Hauseman

Brookdale Elementary School, Naperville around 11 a.m.

Amy Hauseman

Wheaton- Dorset Park at the corner of Butterfield and Orchard.

Ann Bond

Colette Plantz of Des Plaines says her small pond grew into a big one.

Colette Plantz

Palatine Hills Golf Course.

Doris Krandel

Birchwood Park District in Palatine,

Doris Krandel

Liberty Street in Winfield.

James Kent

Liberty Street in Winfield.

James Kent

The Des Plaines river, at the boat launch, in Libertyville.

Jeanne Gross

Redfield Road in Brookdale/Naperville.

Justin Nolam

Island park Geneva. Benches on right were near rivers edge

Mike Niemela

The Valley View subdivision near Glen Ellyn was partially evacuated Thursday.

Terry Davis

Bartlett's Beaver Pond overflowing.

Brian Cullen

Bartlett's Beaver Pond overflowing.

Brian Cullen

The corner of Naper and 75th in Naperville.

Kathy Borchardt

Between Aspen Elementary and Middle School South in Vernon Hills.

Cari Wizceb

Aspen Drive in Vernon Hills closed near Aquatic Center.

Cari Wizceb

Flooding in Wheaton

Christian Serrano

Flooding in Wheaton.

Christian Serrano

Flooding in Wheaton.

Christian Serrano

Flooding around College Avenue Station in Wheaton.

Cindy Cronk

The DuPage River overflows its banks and spills into Centennial Beach in Naperville.

Rich Cullen

The DuPage River overflows its banks and spills into Centennial Beach in Naperville.

Rich Cullen

Fox River Drive in East Dundee on the Fox River.

Lidia Downs

Flooding along the Fox River in Fox River Grove.

Lidia Downs

Lake Arlington in Arlington Heights.The pier that is now a raft with no way to get to shore.

John Schadl

A couple sitting on a park bench at Lake Arlington's edge with the rest of the path under water.

John Schadl

Arbor Lane in Glen Ellyn.

Terry Davis

This was taken about 3 p.m. On the corner of Grove & Elizabeth, just north of St. Charles Rd. in Lombard. A neighbor told us that he saw this car about 4:30 this morning attempt to drive through the water. Obviously, that was not a good decision. The driver abandoned the car.

Mary Marshall

Flooding in Lombard

Lori Moretti

Flooding in Lombard

Lori Moretti

My backyard in the Valley View subdivision near Glen Ellyn.

Terry Davis

Southbound River Road in downtown Des Plaines.

Peter Siatis

Campground Road in downtown Des Plaines.

Peter Siatis

The DuPage River overflows its banks and spills into Centennial Beach in Naperville.

Rich Cullen

Flooding in Wheaton.

Sarah Harty

Flooding in Wheaton.

Sarah Harty

Fox Lake.

Shawntell Marak

Fox Lake.

Shawntell Marak

Photo by Brandi Slavich

Cove Detention Park.

Terry Hupp

Flooding in Stonebridge at 2365 Brookwood Court in Aurora.

Terry Whelan

Flooding in Aurora.

Terry Whelan

" I am standing on the 9th hole green at Arlington Lakes GC in Arlington heights over looking the 9th and 11th fairways now being adjoined as true water holes! There is almost no where to hit your ball.

Nick Leipzig

Taken on Main Street in Wheaton.

Benjamin Hansberger

Gallery updated: 4/18/2013 9:38 PM

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