Flood Potential Outlook
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Hydrologic Outlook
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
800 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

This hydrologic outlook includes the following rivers:

Little Wabash River...

The following river information is based on future predicted
rainfall. The exact amount, intensity, timing, and location of the
rain that will occur is still uncertain. These outlook stages are
provided to show what may be expected if the forecast precipitation
occurs. Once there is more certainty about the river forecasts, a
flood warning or statement will be issued if the threat materializes.

For the Little Wabash River below Clay City...the latest stage is 5.9
feet at 8 PM Tuesday. Flood stage is 18.0 feet. Minor flooding is
forecast...with a crest of 19.7 feet Thursday afternoon...which is
1.7 feet above flood stage. The river should rise above the flood
stage of 18.0 feet tomorrow evening. The river should fall below
flood stage Sunday afternoon. 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    Wed    Thu    Fri

Little Wabash River
 Clay City         18   5.9 Tue 8 PM     9.7   19.5   19.7



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