Flood Warning
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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
942 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 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
  Counties

Forecast rainfall of 1 to 2 inches tonight will cause the river to rise above flood stage bt early Saturday morning.

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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942 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

The National Weather Service in Lincoln IL has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Little Wabash River near Clay City.
* From late Friday night until further notice.
* At  845 AM Wednesday the stage was 5.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early Saturday morning and
  continue to rise to near 19.8 feet by Sunday evening.
* Impact...At 19.7 feet...Mayflower Road...just north of U.S. Route
  50...begins to flood.

&&


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

Little Wabash River
 Clay City         18   5.8 Wed 9 AM    10.9   16.4   18.5


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

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