Flood Statement
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
921 PM CST MON JAN 16 2017

...The Flood Warning continues 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...

If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate
route. Turn around, don`t drown.

Additional river and weather information is available at
www.weather.gov/ilx.

&&

ILC025-159-171721-
/O.EXT.KILX.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170119T1930Z/
/CLAI2.1.ER.170116T0000Z.170118T1200Z.170119T1330Z.NO/
921 PM CST MON JAN 16 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Wabash River near Clay City.
* Until Thursday afternoon.
* At  845 PM Monday the stage was 18.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 18.9 feet by
  Wednesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday
  morning.
* Impact...At 19.0 feet...2600E Road begins to flood 1.5 miles south
  of Wynoose.

&&


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

Little Wabash River
 Clay City         18  18.5 Mon 9 PM    18.7   18.9   18.1


&&

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

$$

Smith


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