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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
817 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

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


817 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Beardstown.
* Until further notice.
* At  745 PM Sunday the stage was 17.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 17.0 feet
  by Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...Seepage problems begin in the Lost Creek
  Drainage and Levee District.


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

Illinois River
 Beardstown        14  17.4 Sun 8 PM    17.3   17.0   16.7


LAT...LON 4018 9023 4012 9017 4008 9037 3999 9046
      3999 9058 4015 9043


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