Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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WGUS83 KLSX 051554
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
954 AM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

                  Kaskaskia River below Carlyle Dam

.This Flood Warning is a result of releases from Carlyle Dam after
excessive rainfall in late Decmeber raised the lake pool.

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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ILC027-061554-
/O.CON.KLSX.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CRLI2.1.ER.160104T2308Z.160107T1445Z.000000T0000Z.UU/
954 AM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Kaskaskia River at Carlyle TW
* until further notice.
* At  9:30 AM Friday the stage was 425.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 423.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* The river is forecast to remain near 425.9 feet through the next
  5 days.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     02/06  02/07  02/08  02/09  02/10

Kaskaskia River
  Carlyle TW     423.5   425.84     425.9  425.9  425.9  425.9  425.9

&&


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



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