Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1013 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following river in Illinois...


              Kaskaskia River at

                       ...Carlyle Tailwater


Safety message:  Never drive cars, trucks, or sport utility vehicles
through flooded areas.  The water may be too deep to allow for safe passage.

This product, along with additional weather and stream information,
is available at http://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

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1013 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Kaskaskia River at Carlyle TailWater.
* At 9:30 AM Saturday the stage was 424.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 423.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river will fall below flood stage by Monday morning.
* Impact:  At 424.5 feet...Some cabins just below the dam are inundated.
* Impact:  At 423.5 feet...FLOOD STAGE.  Rural damage begins.
  Township roads in Covington become inundated.
* Impact:  At 421.0 feet...Left bank in vicinity of the gage overflows
  with minor flooding of park lands.


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                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     03/29  03/30  03/31  04/01  04/02

Kaskaskia River
  Carlyle TW     423.5   424.45     424.4  423.7  422.9  421.6  420.8


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LAT...LON 3862 8936 3861 8933 3851 8937 3849 8942
      3854 8942



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