Flood Statement
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
931 AM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...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.

&&

ILC101-040431-
/O.EXT.KILX.FL.W.0025.000000T0000Z-150707T1400Z/
/LAWI2.1.ER.150620T0202Z.150626T1630Z.150707T0800Z.NO/
931 AM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Embarras River at Lawrenceville.
* Until Tuesday morning.
* At 9 AM Friday the stage was 33 feet.
* Flood stage is 30 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will hold near its crest of 33 feet through
  this afternoon and then start falling tonight. The river will fall
  below flood stage early Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 33 feet...Lumber Mill Road is inundated.

&&


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

Embarras River
 Lawrenceville     30  33.0 Fri 9 AM    32.7   31.9   31.0

&&

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

$$

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