Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service St Louis MO
751 PM CDT Tue Apr 17 2018

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois...

Kaskaskia River at Carlyle TW

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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751 PM CDT Tue Apr 17 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Kaskaskia River at Carlyle TW
* until further notice.
* At  7:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 426.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 423.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 425.9 feet by
  Thursday morning.
* 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.


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                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/18  04/19  04/20  04/21  04/22

Kaskaskia River
  Carlyle TW     423.5   425.95     425.9  425.9  425.9  425.9  425.5


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



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