Flood Statement
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WGUS83 KILX 020158
FLSILX


FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
858 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Illinois...
  Illinois River at Henry affecting Marshall and Putnam Counties
  Illinois River near Peoria affecting Peoria...Tazewell and Woodford
  Counties
  Illinois River at Havana affecting Cass...Fulton and Mason Counties
  Illinois River at Beardstown affecting Brown...Cass...Morgan and
  Schuyler 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.

&&

ILC123-155-021558-
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0021.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/HNYI2.2.ER.150615T0055Z.150630T0630Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
858 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Henry.
* Until further notice.
* At  845 PM Wednesday the stage was 30.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 29.6 feet
  by Friday morning.
* Impact...At 30.5 feet...The Marina building, Waterworks Park, and
  grain loading facility in Henry are flooded.

&&


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

Illinois River
 Henry             23  30.2 Wed 9 PM    30.1   29.6   29.2


&&

LAT...LON 4131 8939 4135 8929 4113 8929 4093 8941
      4093 8952 4115 8939

$$

ILC143-179-203-021558-
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/PIAI2.2.ER.150614T1500Z.150630T2230Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
858 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River near Peoria.
* Until further notice.
* At  845 PM Wednesday the stage was 27.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 26.7 feet
  by Friday morning.
* Impact...At 26.5 feet...Several houses in Rome and Chillicothe
  become isolated.

&&


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

Illinois River
 Peoria            18  27.0 Wed 9 PM    27.0   26.7   26.4


&&

LAT...LON 4093 8952 4093 8941 4062 8957 4047 8980
      4053 8988 4068 8965

$$

ILC017-057-125-021558-
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/HAVI2.3.ER.150609T1500Z.150701T2130Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
858 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Havana.
* Until further notice.
* At  845 PM Wednesday the stage was 27.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 27.1 feet
  by Friday morning.
* Impact...At 27.0 feet...Thompson Lake Levee is overtopped.

&&


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

Illinois River
 Havana            14  27.2 Wed 9 PM    27.2   27.1   26.8


&&

LAT...LON 4053 8988 4047 8980 4034 9002 4012 9017
      4018 9023 4039 9010

$$

ILC009-017-137-169-021558-
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BEAI2.3.ER.150609T1511Z.150701T2030Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
858 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Beardstown.
* Until further notice.
* At  445 PM Wednesday the stage was 29.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 29.7 feet by
  early tomorrow morning. Additional rises may be possible
  thereafter.
* Impact...At 30.0 feet...Hager Slough is overtopped.

&&


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

Illinois River
 Beardstown        14  29.7 Wed 5 PM    29.7   29.6   29.3


&&

LAT...LON 4018 9023 4012 9017 4008 9037 3999 9046
      3999 9058 4015 9043

$$




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