River Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service St Louis MO
922 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018


...The National Weather Service in St Louis has issued a hydrologic
statement for the following rivers...


  Illinois River affecting La Grange LD...Meredosia...Valley City...
  Hardin


.This hydrologic statement is based on 0.50-1.00 inches of rainfall
forecast through tonight in addition to rises due to heavy rainfall
and snow melt across upstream portions of the basin on Monday...

Safety message:  Never drive cars, trucks, or sport utility vehicles
through flooded areas.  The water may be too deep to allow for safe
passage.

This product, along with additional weather and stream information,
is available at http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

ILC009-220322-
922 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

Forecast Information for
  The Illinois River at La Grange LD
* At 8 PM Tuesday the stage was 13.9 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by late Saturday
  morning and continue rising to near 28.1 feet by Tuesday evening.
  Additional rises are possible thereafter.


$$

ILC137-149-220322-
922 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

Forecast Information for
  The Illinois River at Meredosia
* At 8 PM Tuesday the stage was 7.4 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by Saturday morning
  and continue rising to near 22.0 feet by Tuesday evening.
  Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* At 22.4 feet... Meredosia Lake Road overtopped.

$$

ILC149-171-220322-
922 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

Forecast Information for
  The Illinois River at Valley City
* At 8 PM Tuesday the stage was 5.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by early Saturday
  morning and continue rising to near 19.6 feet by Tuesday evening.
  Additional rises are possible thereafter.


$$

ILC013-061-083-220322-
922 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

Forecast Information for
  The Illinois River at Hardin
* At 9 PM Tuesday the stage was 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by Monday early
  afternoon and continue rising to near 25.9 feet by Tuesday evening.
  Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* At 25.0 feet... Flood Stage.  Lowland flooding of unprotected
agricultural land begins.

$$

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     02/21  02/22  02/23  02/24  02/25

Illinois River
  Hardin          25.0   19.99      20.9   23.1   23.6   24.0   24.5
  Meredosia       17.0    7.36       8.8   12.1   14.6   17.0   19.0
  La Grange LD    23.0   13.93      15.1   17.6   20.3   22.7   25.1
  Valley City     14.0    5.54       7.0   10.3   12.4   14.5   16.5


&&


LAT...LON 3952 9064 3952 9052 3898 9048 3891 9054
      3903 9062
LAT...LON 3988 9063 3988 9051 3977 9053 3977 9067

LAT...LON 3999 9058 3999 9046 3988 9051 3988 9063

LAT...LON 3977 9067 3977 9053 3952 9052 3952 9064






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