Flood Warning
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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WGUS43 KLSX 300123
FLWLSX
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
823 PM CDT MON JUN 29 2015

...Forecast Flooding Changed from Major to Record Severity for the
following rivers in Illinois...


  Illinois River at

      La Grange Lock and Dam Tailwater


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


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://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

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ILC009-010123-
/O.CON.KLSX.FL.W.0044.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/NLGI2.3.ER.150615T1900Z.150701T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
823 PM CDT MON JUN 29 2015

...Forecast flooding increased from Major to Record severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The Illinois River at La Grange Lock and Dam Tailwater
* At 7:00 PM Monday the stage was 34.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Record flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to crest near the record level of 34.5 feet
  early Wednesday morning.
* Impact:  The record crest of 34.5 feet was recorded on April 27th, 2013.


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                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     06/30  07/01  07/02  07/03  07/04

Illinois River
  La Grange LD TW 23.0   34.15      34.3   34.5   34.5   34.3   33.8


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




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