Flood Statement
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WGUS83 KILX 250121
FLSILX

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
821 PM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Illinois...

  Illinois River at Beardstown affecting Brown...Cass...Morgan and
  Schuyler Counties
  Illinois River near Havana affecting Cass...Fulton and Mason
  Counties

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate
route. Turn around, don`t drown.

Additional river and weather information is available at
www.weather.gov/ilx.

&&

ILC017-057-125-251521-
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0040.170726T1000Z-000000T0000Z/
/HAVI2.1.ER.170726T1000Z.170728T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
821 PM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River near Havana.
* From late Tuesday night until further notice.
* At 745 PM Monday the stage was 12.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early Wednesday morning and
  continue to rise to near 16.0 feet by Friday afternoon.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Minor flooding begins to agricultural areas
  not protected by levees.

&&


                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 6 AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Tue    Wed    Thu

Illinois River
 Havana            14  12.4 Mon 8 PM    12.9   14.1   15.2


&&

LAT...LON 4053 8988 4047 8980 4034 9002 4012 9017
      4018 9023 4039 9010

$$

ILC009-017-137-169-251520-
/O.EXT.KILX.FL.W.0041.170728T0400Z-000000T0000Z/
/BEAI2.1.ER.170728T0400Z.170730T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
821 PM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Beardstown.
* From Thursday evening until further notice.
* At 745 PM Monday the stage was 10.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Thursday evening and continue
  to rise to near 15.4 feet by Saturday evening.
* Impact...At 14.4 feet...Seepage problems begin in the Coal Creek
  Drainage and Levee District.

&&


                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 6 AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Tue    Wed    Thu

Illinois River
 Beardstown        14  10.5 Mon 8 PM    10.9   11.9   13.2


&&

LAT...LON 4018 9023 4012 9017 4008 9037 3999 9046
      3999 9058 4015 9043

$$

EJL



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