Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
901 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

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

  Embarras River at Lawrenceville affecting Lawrence County

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.

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/LAWI2.1.ER.160501T1200Z.160502T0600Z.160504T0600Z.NO/
901 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

The National Weather Service in Lincoln IL has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Embarras River at Lawrenceville.
* From Sunday morning until Wednesday morning.
* At  845 AM Friday the stage was 26.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Sunday morning and continue to
  rise to near 31.3 feet by Monday morning.The river will fall below
  flood stage by early Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At 30.0 feet...Minor agricultural flooding begins.

&&


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

Embarras River
 Lawrenceville     30  26.9 Fri 9 AM    27.9   30.0   31.3


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LAT...LON 3885 8786 3885 8773 3869 8759 3862 8765


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