Flood Warning
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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
818 PM CDT TUE AUG 16 2016

...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for
the following river in Illinois...
  Little Wabash River near Clay City affecting Clay and Richland
  Counties

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.

&&

ILC025-159-171518-
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-160821T2212Z/
/CLAI2.2.ER.160815T0722Z.160818T0000Z.160821T1612Z.NO/
818 PM CDT TUE AUG 16 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
 The Little Wabash River near Clay City.* Until Sunday afternoon.
* At  745 PM Tuesday the stage was 21.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 22.0 feet by
  tomorrow evening. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday
  morning.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...North Clay Road...1 mile east of the gage is
  flooded.

&&


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

Little Wabash River
 Clay City         18  21.0 Tue 8 PM    21.8   22.0   21.5


&&

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

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