Flood Potential Outlook
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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
919 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

This hydrologic outlook includes the following rivers:

Embarras River...

The following river information is based on future predicted rainfall.
The exact amount, intensity, timing, and location of the rain that
will occur is still uncertain thought between 1 and 1.50 inches of
rain appears likely across this river basin Wednesday and Wednesday
night. These outlook stages are provided to show what may be expected
if the forecast heavy precipitation occurs. Once there is more certainty
about the river forecasts, a flood warning or statement will be
issued if the threat materializes.

For the Embarras River at Lawrenceville...the latest stage is 29.7
feet at 9 PM Tuesday. Flood stage is 30 feet. Minor flooding is
forecast...with a crest of 31.4 feet Friday evening...which is 1.4
feet above flood stage. The river should rise above the flood stage
of 30 feet around sunrise Thursday morning. The river should fall
below flood stage Monday morning. At 30 feet...Minor agricultural
flooding begins.

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

Embarras River
 Lawrenceville     30  29.7 Tue 9 PM    29.8   30.1   31.2

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