Flood Warning
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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
952 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...The National Weather Service in Lincoln IL has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in Illinois...

  Little Wabash River near Clay City affecting Clay and Richland
  Counties.

.Synopsis...
Rainfall of 1 to 2 inches has fallen over the Little Wabash River
basin over the last 48 hours. this has caused renewed rises on the
river, and minor flooding is expected to develop around Clay City
by late tonight.

The following forecasts are based on observed precipitation, soil
moisture conditions, and forecast precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Persons with interests along this river need to prepare for flooding.
Stay tuned for further updates on this flooding situation.

&&

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952 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

The National Weather Service in Lincoln IL has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Little Wabash River near Clay City.
* From late tonight until Monday afternoon.
* At  845 AM Thursday the stage was 14.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 18 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early tomorrow morning, and
  continue to rise to near 18.9 feet by early Sunday morning. The
  river will fall below flood stage by Monday morning.
* Impact...At 18.5 feet...Wilcox Bridge Lane floods just east of the
  Little Wabash River near the gage location. Blueflower Lane
  southeast of the gage begins to flood.

&&


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

Little Wabash River
 Clay City         18  14.6 Thu 9 AM    18.1   18.7   18.9


&&

LAT...LON 3878 8846 3871 8829 3860 8820 3860 8832
      3867 8838 3870 8846

$$
Geelhart


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