Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
100 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...The National Weather Service in Lincoln IL has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in Illinois...

  Illinois River near Peoria affecting Peoria...Tazewell and Woodford
  Counties

.Widespread heavy rain of 3 to 5 inches is expected for this weekend
with the bulk of it falling on Saturday. This will cause significant
rises along The Illinois River. Please remain aware of river levels
in your area and keep up with the latest forecast information.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Persons with interests along this river need to prepare for flooding.
Stay tuned for further updates on this flooding situation.

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100 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Lincoln IL has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Illinois River near Peoria.
* From Monday afternoon until further notice.
* At 1245 PM Friday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Monday afternoon and continue
  to rise to near 29.0 feet by Thursday evening.
* Impact...At 29.0 feet...Water overtops Pekin and LaMarsh levee at
  the railroad crossing. Constitution Avenue becomes inundated.

&&


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

Illinois River
 Peoria            18  15.4 Fri 1 PM    15.2   15.2   16.9

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LAT...LON 4093 8952 4093 8941 4062 8957 4047 8980
      4053 8988 4068 8965

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DRH



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