Flood Statement
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WGUS83 KILX 280117
FLSILX


Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
817 PM CDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Illinois...
  Illinois River near Havana affecting Cass...Fulton and Mason
  Counties

The following forecasts are based on observed precipitation, soil
moisture conditions, and forecast precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate
route. Turn around, don`t drown.

Additional river and weather information is available at
www.weather.gov/ilx.

&&

ILC017-057-125-281517-
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0040.000000T0000Z-170802T1200Z/
/HAVI2.1.ER.170727T0715Z.170729T1200Z.170802T0600Z.NO/
817 PM CDT Thu Jul 27 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River near Havana.
* Until Wednesday morning.
* At 745 PM Thursday the stage was 14.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 14.6 feet by
  Saturday morning. The river will fall below flood stage early
  Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Minor flooding begins to agricultural areas
  not protected by levees.

&&


                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 6 AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Fri    Sat    Sun

Illinois River
 Havana            14  14.3 Thu 8 PM    14.4   14.6   14.5


&&

LAT...LON 4053 8988 4047 8980 4034 9002 4012 9017
      4018 9023 4039 9010

$$

EJL



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