Flood Statement
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WGUS83 KILX 211359
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
859 AM CDT SUN AUG 21 2016

...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.

&&

ILC025-159-220359-
/O.EXT.KILX.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-160823T1251Z/
/CLAI2.1.ER.160815T0722Z.160818T0615Z.160823T0651Z.NO/
859 AM CDT SUN AUG 21 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Wabash River near Clay City.
* Until Tuesday morning.
* At  845 AM Sunday the stage was 20.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...North Clay Road...1 mile east of the gage is
  flooded.

&&


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

Little Wabash River
 Clay City         18  20.7 Sun 9 AM    19.7   17.4   13.8


&&

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

$$

DJO



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