Salt Creek Park Forest Preserve : Salt Creek

Wood Dale, Illinois, United States

Observed by
Tom Kubica
  • Observed on: Wed, 10 Apr 2024 14:04:00 -0500
  • Testers Tom Kubica
  • Associated with:
    Winter Chloride Watchers
  • Lat: 41.9546929
  • Lng: -87.988193
Chloride ppm What's this? 210.0
Air temperature °C What's this? 25.5
Water temperature °C What's this? 15.2
Ice on What's this?

Since: 2024-04-10


Current weather What's this?
  • sunny
  • windy
Blue skies with some scattered clouds. A bit windy. Ground not as wet as last week. Creek water receding from height of last week but still higher than normal.
Weather in previous 24 hours What's this?
  • sunny
  • cloudy
15 degrees Celsius. Partly cloudy.

Latest photos


Very nice day. Water still higher by the bridge and flowing faster than normal. Surrounding land is not underwater .
Saw 3 Red-bellied woodpeckers, 1 Hairy woodpecker, 2 Northern Flickers, 1 Blue jay, 1 Brown creeper, 6 American robin, 4 Song sparrows, 1 Red-winged blackbird, 2 Northern cardinal. Heard Chorus frogs. Insects are now out as well.
1 Squirrel.