Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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FGUS73 KILX 221451

951 AM CDT WED JUN 22 2016

This hydrologic outlook includes the following rivers:

Sangamon River...

The following river information is based on future predicted
rainfall. The exact amount, intensity, timing, and location of the
rain that will occur is still uncertain. These outlook stages are
provided to show what may be expected if the forecast precipitation
occurs. Once there is more certainty about the river forecasts, a
flood warning or statement will be issued if the threat materializes.

For the Sangamon River at Monticello...the latest stage is 8.6 feet
at 8 AM Wednesday. Flood stage is 13.0 feet. Minor flooding is
forecast...with a crest of 13.5 feet Friday evening...which is 0.5
feet above flood stage. The river should rise above the flood stage
of 13.0 feet early Friday morning. The river should fall below flood
stage early Monday morning. At 13.0 feet...Flooding of agricultural
areas begins.


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

Sangamon River
 Monticello        13   8.6 Wed 8 AM    11.7   13.2   13.4


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