Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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WGUS43 KILX 241155
555 AM CST WED DEC 24 2014

...The National Weather Service in Lincoln IL has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in Illinois...

  Little Wabash River near Clay City affecting Clay and Richland

.Rainfall over the past 36 hours, in addition to the expected rainfall today,
will continue to bring rivels up along the Little Wabash basin. Clay City is
expected to go to minor flooding tomorrow morning.

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


Persons with interests along this river need to prepare for flooding.
Stay tuned for further updates on this flooding situation.


555 AM CST WED DEC 24 2014

The National Weather Service in Lincoln IL has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Little Wabash River near Clay City.
* From late tonight until further notice.
* At 545 AM Wednesday the stage was 13.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early tomorrow morning and
  continue to rise to near 19.8 feet by early Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 18.5 feet...Wilcox Bridge Lane floods just east of the
  Little Wabash River near the gage location. Blueflower Lane
  southeast of the gage begins to flood.


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

Little Wabash River
 Clay City         18  13.6 Wed 6 AM    18.9   19.7   19.8


LAT...LON 3878 8846 3871 8829 3860 8820 3860 8832
      3867 8838 3870 8846


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