Flood Warning
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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
1137 AM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017

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

  Illinois River near Havana affecting Cass...Fulton and Mason
  Counties
  Illinois River at Beardstown affecting Brown...Cass...Morgan and
  Schuyler Counties

.Synopsis...Upstream flooding in northern Illinois will cause the
river to begin rising today, as discharge progresses through the
river system. Additional rainfall mid-week will continue to cause the
river to rise, along with added flow from upstream tributaries.

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.

&&

ILC017-057-125-250637-
/O.NEW.KILX.FL.W.0040.170726T1000Z-000000T0000Z/
/HAVI2.1.ER.170726T1000Z.170728T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1137 AM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Lincoln IL has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Illinois River near Havana.
* From late Tuesday night until further notice.
* At 11 AM Monday the stage was 12.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early Wednesday morning and
  continue to rise to near 16.0 feet by Friday afternoon.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Minor flooding begins to agricultural areas
  not protected by levees.

&&


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

Illinois River
 Havana            14  12.1 Mon 11 AM   12.9   14.1   15.2


&&

LAT...LON 4053 8988 4047 8980 4034 9002 4012 9017
      4018 9023 4039 9010

$$

ILC009-017-137-169-250636-
/O.NEW.KILX.FL.W.0041.170728T0200Z-000000T0000Z/
/BEAI2.1.ER.170728T0200Z.170730T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1137 AM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Lincoln IL has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Illinois River at Beardstown.
* From Thursday evening until further notice.
* At 11 AM Monday the stage was 10.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Thursday evening and continue
  to rise to near 15.5 feet by Saturday evening.
* Impact...At 14.4 feet...Seepage problems begin in the Coal Creek
  Drainage and Levee District.

&&


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

Illinois River
 Beardstown        14  10.3 Mon 11 AM   11.0   12.0   13.3


&&

LAT...LON 4018 9023 4012 9017 4008 9037 3999 9046
      3999 9058 4015 9043

$$

Baker



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