Flood Statement
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1006 AM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

  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.

&&

ILC017-057-125-060606-
/O.EXT.KILX.FL.W.0053.000000T0000Z-160209T0600Z/
/HAVI2.3.ER.151130T0415Z.160105T0545Z.160209T0000Z.NR/
1006 AM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Havana.
* Until late Monday night.
* At 10 AM Friday the stage was 13.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 14 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage Monday
  morning.
* Impact...At 14 feet...Minor flooding begins to agricultural areas
  not protected by levees.

&&

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

Illinois River
 Havana            14  13.1 Fri 10 AM   13.4   13.7   14.0

&&

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

$$

ILC009-017-137-169-060605-
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0054.000000T0000Z-160210T1200Z/
/BEAI2.3.ER.151202T0015Z.160104T2100Z.160210T0600Z.NR/
1006 AM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Beardstown.
* Until Wednesday morning.
* At 315 PM Thursday the stage was 13.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 14 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Sunday morning and continue to
  rise to near 14.1 feet by Sunday afternoon.The river will fall
  below flood stage by early Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At 14.4 feet...Seepage problems begin in the Coal Creek
  Drainage and Levee District.

&&

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

Illinois River
 Beardstown        14  13.3 Thu 3 PM    13.7   14.0   14.1

&&

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

$$

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