Flood Statement
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
915 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following river in
Illinois...

  Embarras River at Lawrenceville affecting Lawrence County.

.River levels are currently cresting about 0.7 feet below flood stage.
While additional rain will keep the river elevated for a couple
days, the river is no longer expected to reach flood stage.

The following forecasts are based on observed precipitation, soil
moisture conditions, and forecast precipitation.


ILC101-191545-
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/LAWI2.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
915 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Embarras River at Lawrenceville.
* At  845 AM Thursday the stage was 29.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 30 feet.
* Forecast...The river crested below flood stage at 29.3 feet. The
  river will fall to 27.4 feet by Friday morning, then rise back to
  28.5 feet Saturday morning.


&&


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

Embarras River
 Lawrenceville     30  29.3 Thu 9 AM    27.4   28.3   28.1


&&

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


$$

Geelhart



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