Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
943 AM CDT Sun May 21 2017

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

  Little Wabash River near Clay City affecting Clay and Richland

.Synopsis...Heavy rainfall of 1 to 2 inches Saturday morning will cause the
Little Wabash River to rive above flood stage tomorrow morning.

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


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


943 AM CDT Sun May 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Lincoln IL has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Little Wabash River near Clay City.
* From Monday morning until Thursday afternoon.
* At 845 AM Sunday the stage was 13.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning and continue
  to rise to near 19.6 feet by Tuesday afternoon.The river will fall
  below flood stage by Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 19.7 feet...Mayflower Road...just north of U.S. Route
  50...begins to flood.


                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 6 AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Mon    Tue    Wed

Little Wabash River
 Clay City         18  13.9 Sun 9 AM    17.8   19.6   19.5


LAT...LON 3878 8846 3871 8829 3860 8820 3860 8832
      3867 8838 3870 8846



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