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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1032 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois..
  Kaskaskia River at Carlyle TW affecting Clinton County

.This Flood Warning is a result of releases from Carlye Lake.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Heavy rains could cause river levels to rise even higher than
predicted.  The National Weather Service will monitor this developing
situation and issue follow up statements as conditions or forecasts
change.

Safety message:  Never drive cars, trucks, or sport utility vehicles
through flooded areas.  The water may be too deep to allow for safe
passage.

This product, along with additional weather and stream information,
is available at http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

&&

ILC027-121632-
/O.CON.KLSX.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CRLI2.1.ER.160104T2308Z.160107T1445Z.000000T0000Z.UU/
1032 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Kaskaskia River at Carlyle TW
* until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Thursday the stage was 426.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 423.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to continue rising to near 426.0 feet by this
  afternoon. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 424.5 feet...Some cabins just below the dam are
  inundated.
* Impact:  At 423.5 feet...FLOOD STAGE.  Rural damage begins.
  Township roads in Covington become inundated.
* Impact:  At 421.0 feet...Left bank in vicinity of the gage overflows
  with minor flooding of park lands.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     02/12  02/13  02/14  02/15  02/16

Kaskaskia River
  Carlyle TW     423.5   425.99     426.0  426.0  426.0  426.0  426.0


&&


LAT...LON 3862 8936 3861 8933 3851 8937 3849 8942
      3854 8942



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
822 PM CST THU FEB 11 2016

...The flood warning continues for the...Ohio River...at Grand
Chain Dam...affecting Illinois and Kentucky...

  Ohio River at...

     Grand Chain Dam...affecting Massac...Pulaski...Ballard and
    McCracken Counties.

.Heavy rainfall has caused river levels to rise on the Ohio River.
At Grand Chain Dam...Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding
is forecast. See the details below...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...

Never drive cars...trucks or sport utility vehicles through flooded
areas. The water may be too deep to allow safe passage. Never allow
children to play in or near flood waters. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio or your local media for further statements and possible updated
forecasts.

Additional information is available at
http://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=pah /lower case/

&&

ILC127-153-KYC007-145-130622-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-160213T1200Z/
/GCTI2.1.ER.160207T2000Z.160210T0200Z.160213T0600Z.NO/
822 PM CST THU FEB 11 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ohio River at Grand Chain Dam
* until Saturday morning.
* At  4:00 PM Thursday the stage was 42.3 feet.
* Flood Stage is 42.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 42.0 Feet...This will cause minor flooding of mainly low
  lying areas.

&&

LAT...LON 3727 8908 3717 8916 3709 8907 3714 8888
      3727 8884

$$

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