Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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WGUS83 KLSX 061444
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
944 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following river in Illinois...


  Illinois River at

      La Grange Lock and Dam Tailwater

      Meredosia

      Valley City

      Hardin


.This Flood Warning is a result of heavy rainfall across the basin
over the past few weeks...


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Heavy rains could cause river levels to rise even higher than
predicted.  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://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

&&

ILC009-071444-
/O.CON.KLSX.FL.W.0044.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/NLGI2.3.ER.150615T1900Z.150702T1000Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
944 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at La Grange Lock and Dam Tailwater
* Until further notice.
* At 9:00 AM Monday the stage was 32.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to continue to fall to near 31.6 feet
  Wednesday morning.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/07  07/08  07/09  07/10  07/11

Illinois River
 La Grange LD TW  23.0   32.68      32.2   31.6   30.8   30.1   29.3


&&


LAT...LON 3999 9058 3999 9046 3988 9051 3988 9063




$$

ILC137-149-071443-
/O.CON.KLSX.FL.W.0045.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MROI2.3.ER.150616T0745Z.150702T1500Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
944 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Meredosia
* Until further notice.
* At 9:00 AM Monday the stage was 26.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to continue to fall to near 25.7 feet
  Wednesday morning.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/07  07/08  07/09  07/10  07/11

Illinois River
  Meredosia       17.0   26.89      26.3   25.7   25.0   24.2   23.4


&&


LAT...LON 3988 9063 3988 9051 3977 9053 3977 9067




$$

ILC149-171-071443-
/O.CON.KLSX.FL.W.0046.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/VALI2.3.ER.150614T2205Z.150702T0930Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
944 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Valley City
* Until further notice.
* At 9:00 AM Monday the stage was 24.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to continue to fall to near 23.6 feet
  Wednesday morning.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/07  07/08  07/09  07/10  07/11

Illinois River
  Valley City     14.0   24.82      24.3   23.6   22.9   22.2   21.4


&&


LAT...LON 3977 9067 3977 9053 3952 9052 3952 9064




$$

ILC013-061-083-071443-
/O.CON.KLSX.FL.W.0047.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/HARI2.3.ER.150614T1600Z.150630T2200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
944 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Hardin
* Until further notice.
* At 9:30 AM Monday the stage was 33.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to continue to fall to near 31.9 feet
  Wednesday morning.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/07  07/08  07/09  07/10  07/11

Illinois River
  Hardin          25.0   33.20      32.6   31.9   31.2   30.7   30.3


&&


LAT...LON 3952 9064 3952 9052 3898 9048 3891 9054
      3903 9062



$$



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