Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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FGUS73 KILX 070117

717 PM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

This hydrologic outlook includes the following rivers:

Little Wabash River...

The following river information is based on future predicted snow
melt. The exact amount and timing of the snow melt that will occur
is still uncertain. These outlook stages are provided to show what
may be expected if the forecast snow melt 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 near Clay City...the latest stage is 8.6
feet at 7 PM Friday. Flood stage is 18.0 feet. Minor flooding is
forecast...with a crest of 18.2 feet Wednesday morning...which is 0.2
feet above flood stage. The river should rise above the flood stage
of 18.0 feet early Wednesday morning. At 18.0 feet...Water begins to
flood left bank farmland.


                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 6AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Sat    Sun    Mon

Little Wabash River
 Clay City         18   8.6 Fri 7 PM     8.1    9.5   12.6


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