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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
604 AM CDT Fri May 26 2017

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604 AM CDT Fri May 26 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central
Illinois, east central Illinois, southeast Illinois and west
central Illinois.


There is a chance of thunderstorms from mid morning into the
evening. There is a marginal risk of severe storms this afternoon
and early evening with hail and damaging winds possible.


A series of disturbances will bring periodic thunderstorm chances
from late Saturday afternoon through Sunday. At this time it
appears that strong to severe storms will be possible late
Saturday afternoon and Saturday evening with large hail, damaging
winds and tornadoes possible. Isolated thunderstorms will be
possible north of Lincoln on Monday afternoon.

Flooding will subside along the Illinois River at Peoria tonight,
but will continue downstream through the entire period.


Spotter activation may be needed this afternoon and early evening.
A conference call for emergency managers will be conducted at 10
am cdt today.


Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
757 PM CDT Thu May 25 2017

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

  Illinois River at Peoria affecting Peoria...Tazewell and Woodford
  Illinois River at Havana affecting Cass...Fulton and Mason Counties
  Illinois River at Beardstown affecting Brown...Cass...Morgan and
  Schuyler Counties

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


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


757 PM CDT Thu May 25 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Peoria.
* Until Saturday evening.
* At  745 PM Thursday the stage was 18.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...Some flooding begins to bottomland not
  protected by levees.


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

Illinois River
 Peoria            18  18.2 Thu 8 PM    18.1   18.0   17.8


LAT...LON 4093 8952 4093 8941 4062 8957 4047 8980
      4053 8988 4068 8965


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