Flood Statement
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WGUS83 KILX 301425
FLSILX

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
925 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river 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...

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.

&&

ILC101-010425-
/O.EXT.KILX.FL.W.0010.160501T1630Z-160504T1500Z/
/LAWI2.1.ER.160501T1630Z.160502T0600Z.160504T0900Z.NO/
925 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Embarras River at Lawrenceville.
* From Sunday morning until Wednesday morning.
* At  845 AM Saturday the stage was 28.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning and continue
  to rise to near 30.7 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    Sun    Mon    Tue

Embarras River
 Lawrenceville     30  28.2 Sat 9 AM    29.7   30.7   30.4


&&

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


$$

Barnes



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