Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Central Illinois
FGUS73 KILX 011645
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1145 AM CDT TUE JUL 1 2014
This hydrologic outlook includes the following rivers:
The following river information is based on future predicted
rainfall. The exact amount, intensity, timing, and location of the
rain that will occur is still uncertain. These outlook stages are
provided to show what may be expected if the forecast precipitation
occurs. Once there is more certainty about the river forecasts, a
flood warning or statement will be issued if the threat materializes.
For the Illinois River at Henry...the latest stage is 21.5 feet at
11 AM Tuesday. Flood stage is 23 feet. Minor flooding is forecast...
with a crest of 23.5 feet Friday evening...which is 0.5 feet above
flood stage. The river should rise above the flood stage of 23 feet
Thursday afternoon. The river should fall below flood stage Sunday
evening. At 23 feet...Water begins to affect the marina in Henry
along with minor flooding of land adjacent to the river.
Fld Observed Forecast 6 AM
Location Stg Stg Day Time Wed Thu Fri
Henry 23 21.5 Tue 11 AM 22.0 22.8 23.4