Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
956 AM CDT WED APR 9 2014

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


  Kaskaskia River at Carlyle Lake TW


.This Flood Warning is a result of releases from Carlyle Lake...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

The National Weather Service will continue to monitor this 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.

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956 AM CDT WED APR 9 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Kaskaskia River at Carlyle TW
* until further notice.
* At 9:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 424.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 423.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river is forecast to fall to near flood stage by next
  Tuesday.
* Impact:  At 424.5 feet...Some cabins just below the dam are
  inundated.
* Impact:  At 423.5 feet...FLOOD STAGE.  Rural damage begins.
  Township roads in Covington become inundated.

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                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/10  04/11  04/12  04/13  04/14

Kaskaskia River
  Carlyle TW     423.5   424.85     424.8  424.7  424.7  424.3  423.8

&&

LAT...LON 3862 8936 3861 8933 3851 8937 3849 8942
      3854 8942

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