Flood Warning
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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WGUS43 KLSX 241618
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service St Louis MO
1018 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Illinois...

  Kaskaskia River at Vandalia

.This Flood Warning is a result of 1 to 2 inches of precipitation the
past 24 hours and 1 inch forecast in the next 24 hours...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

The National Weather Service will monitor
this developing situation and issue follow up statements as
conditions or forecasts change.

Safety message:  Never drive cars, trucks, or sport utility vehicles
through flooded areas.  The water may be too deep to allow for safe
passage.

This product, along with additional weather and stream information,
is available at http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

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ILC051-251618-
/O.NEW.KLSX.FL.W.0014.180225T0300Z-180228T2024Z/
/VNDI2.1.ER.180225T0300Z.180225T1800Z.180227T2024Z.NO/
1018 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Kaskaskia River at Vandalia
* from this evening to Wednesday afternoon.
* At 10:00 AM Saturday the stage was 17.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by tonight and
  crest near 18.7 feet by tomorrow early afternoon. The river is
  forecast to fall below flood stage by Tuesday early afternoon.
* Impact:  At 18.0 feet...Flood Stage.  Minor flooding begins.
  Unprotected farmland begins to flood.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     02/25  02/26  02/27  02/28  03/01

Kaskaskia River
  Vandalia        18.0   17.02      18.5   18.3   18.5   16.3   13.8


&&


LAT...LON 3903 8910 3903 8906 3885 8909 3879 8919
      3882 8922



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