Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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FGUS73 KILX 090236

936 PM CDT THU SEP 8 2016

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 near Clay City...the latest stage is 5.0
feet at 9 PM Thursday. Flood stage is 18.0 feet. Minor flooding is
forecast...with a crest of 18.7 feet Sunday afternoon...which is 0.7
feet above flood stage. The river should rise above the flood stage
of 18.0 feet Sunday morning. The river should fall below flood stage
Sunday evening. At 18.5 feet...Wilcox Bridge Lane floods just east of
the Little Wabash River near the gage location. Blueflower Lane
southeast of the gage begins to flood.


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

Little Wabash River
 Clay City         18   5.0 Thu 9 PM     4.9    8.6   18.1



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