Flood Potential Outlook
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Hydrologic Outlook
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
829 PM CDT Sat May 20 2017

This hydrologic outlook includes the following rivers:

Little Wabash 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. These outlook stages are
provided to show what may be expected if the forecast 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 Little Wabash River near Clay City...the latest stage is 8.1
feet at 8 PM Saturday. Flood stage is 18.0 feet. Minor flooding is
forecast...with a crest of 19.5 feet Tuesday afternoon...which is 1.5
feet above flood stage. The river should rise above the flood stage
of 18.0 feet Monday afternoon. The river should fall below flood
stage Thursday afternoon. At 18.0 feet...Water begins to flood left
bank farmland.


                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 6AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Sun    Mon    Tue

Little Wabash River
 Clay City         18   8.1 Sat 8 PM    10.5   16.7   19.4



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