Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service St Louis MO
925 AM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018

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

                   ...Kaskaskia River below Carlyle Dam

.This Flood Warning is a result of releases through Carlyle Dam and
no precipitation forecast in the next 24 hours...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Rainfall heavier than forecast 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.

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ILC027-221425-
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/CRLI2.1.ER.180406T2002Z.180414T1215Z.180428T0600Z.UU/
925 AM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Kaskaskia River below Carlyle Dam
* until Sunday April 29.
* At  9:00 AM Saturday the stage was 425.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 423.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to continue falling to below flood stage
  early next Saturday morning.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/22  04/23  04/24  04/25  04/26

Kaskaskia River
  Carlyle TW     423.5   425.89     425.8  425.8  425.8  425.6  425.0

&&

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



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