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Hydrologic Outlook

Hydrologic Outlook
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
148 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

This hydrologic outlook includes the following rivers:

Embarras 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 Embarras River at Lawrenceville...the latest stage is 20.6
feet at 1 PM Wednesday. Flood stage is 30.0 feet. Minor flooding is
forecast...with a crest of 32.7 feet Sunday afternoon...which is 2.7
feet above flood stage. The river should rise above the flood stage
of 30.0 feet early Saturday morning. The river should fall below
flood stage Thursday afternoon. At 33.0 feet...Lumber Mill Road is


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

Embarras River
 Lawrenceville     30  20.6 Wed 1 PM    23.5   26.7   30.3



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