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

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.


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


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


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



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