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1010 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

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

  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


1010 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Beardstown.
* Until Sunday afternoon.
* At 945 AM Saturday the stage was 14.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  midday Sunday.
* Impact...At 14.4 feet...Seepage problems begin in the Coal Creek
  Drainage and Levee District.


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

Illinois River
 Beardstown        14  14.4 Sat 10 AM   14.0   13.6   13.0


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


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