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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
554 AM CDT Mon Jun 25 2018

554 AM CDT Mon Jun 25 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central
Illinois and west central Illinois.


Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are expected late this
afternoon and tonight. There is a marginal risk of severe storms
with gusty winds and hail possible. Locally heavy rains and
frequent lightning are also a risk.


Minor flooding is expected to occur or develop over the Illinois
River during the next several days.

Scattered thunderstorms are expected on Tuesday and Tuesday night.
There is a slight risk of severe storms late Tuesday afternoon and
Tuesday evening for damaging winds, large hail and isolated
tornadoes possible. Locally heavy rains and frequent lightning
are also a risk.

There is a chance of thunderstorms again late Saturday night and

Another heat wave is expected from Thursday through Sunday.
High temperatures are forecast to be in the upper 80s to mid 90s,
with afternoon heat indices peaking from 97 to 110 degrees.


Spotter activation may be needed late this afternoon and tonight.


Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
819 PM CDT Sun Jun 24 2018

...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
  Illinois River near Havana affecting Cass...Fulton and Mason
  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.


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


819 PM CDT Sun Jun 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Peoria.
* From Monday afternoon until Sunday July 01.
* At 745 PM Sunday the stage was 16.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 19.2 feet by early Wednesday morning.The
  river will fall below flood stage by early Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...Some flooding begins to bottomland not
  protected by levees.


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

Illinois River
 Peoria            18  16.8 Sun 8 PM    17.5   18.8   19.2


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


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