Flood Statement
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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
754 PM CDT Sun May 19 2019

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

  Illinois River at Henry affecting Marshall and Putnam Counties
  Illinois River at Peoria affecting Peoria...Tazewell and Woodford
  Counties
  Illinois River near 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.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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
www.weather.gov/ilx.

&&

ILC123-155-201454-
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0039.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/HNYI2.3.ER.190501T2100Z.190506T0915Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
754 PM CDT Sun May 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Henry.
* Until further notice.
* At  745 PM Sunday the stage was 26.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 26.7 feet by
  early tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 28.0 feet...Flooding begins to affect buildings east of
  Illinois Route 29 in Sparland.

&&


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

Illinois River
 Henry             23  26.6 Sun 8 PM    26.7   26.7   26.3


&&

LAT...LON 4131 8939 4135 8929 4113 8929 4093 8941
      4093 8952 4115 8939

$$

ILC143-179-203-201454-
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0040.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/PIAI2.3.ER.190501T1900Z.190507T0745Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
754 PM CDT Sun May 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Peoria.
* Until further notice.
* At  745 PM Sunday the stage was 23.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 23.6 feet by
  early tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 24.0 feet...Water begins to cover some streets in East
  Peoria.

&&


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

Illinois River
 Peoria            18  23.5 Sun 8 PM    23.6   23.5   23.3


&&

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

$$

ILC017-057-125-201454-
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/HAVI2.3.ER.190206T1406Z.190508T1045Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
754 PM CDT Sun May 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River near Havana.
* Until further notice.
* At  745 PM Sunday the stage was 23.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 23.0 feet
  by Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Water reaches the low steel on the IL 78/97
  bridges over Lacy Ditch and the Spoon River...just north of the wye
  with US 136.

&&


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

Illinois River
 Havana            14  23.5 Sun 8 PM    23.3   23.0   22.7


&&

LAT...LON 4053 8988 4047 8980 4034 9002 4012 9017
      4018 9023 4039 9010

$$

ILC009-017-137-169-201454-
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BEAI2.3.ER.190205T1657Z.190510T0030Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
754 PM CDT Sun May 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Beardstown.
* Until further notice.
* At  645 PM Sunday the stage was 25.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 24.8 feet
  by Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 27.0 feet...Coal Creek Levee overtops at boat landing.
  Damage begins at Frederick and Browning.

&&


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

Illinois River
 Beardstown        14  25.4 Sun 7 PM    25.2   24.8   24.4


&&

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

$$

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