Flood Statement
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WGUS83 KILX 161516
FLSILX

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1016 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

...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.

.A slight rise in river levels is expected to pass through Havana
tomorrow, but this will dampen out before reaching Beardstown.
Minor flooding will continue in these areas through most of next
week.

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.

&&

ILC017-057-125-170516-
/O.EXT.KILX.FL.W.0030.000000T0000Z-140723T1200Z/
/HAVI2.2.ER.140624T1815Z.140706T0415Z.140723T0600Z.UU/
1016 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Havana.
* Until Wednesday July 23.
* At  945 AM Wednesday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.6 feet by
  tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood stage early
  Wednesday morning.

&&


                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 7 AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Thu    Fri    Sat

Illinois River
 Havana            14  15.4 Wed 10 AM   15.6   15.6   15.4


&&

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

$$
ILC009-017-137-169-170516-
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0031.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BEAI2.1.ER.140626T1721Z.140710T1415Z.000000T0000Z.UU/
1016 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Beardstown.
* Until further notice.
* At  945 AM Wednesday the stage was 16.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 14 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 16.2 feet
  by tomorrow morning.

&&


                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 7 AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Thu    Fri    Sat

Illinois River
 Beardstown        14  16.3 Wed 10 AM   16.2   16.1   16.1


&&

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

$$
Geelhart


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