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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
431 AM CDT Fri Jul 19 2019

ILZ029>031-036-037-040>042-047>052-201100-
Cass-Christian-Fulton-Logan-Marshall-Mason-Menard-Morgan-Peoria-
Sangamon-Schuyler-Scott-Tazewell-Woodford-
431 AM CDT Fri Jul 19 2019

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT SATURDAY...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

Very hot and humid conditions will resume today with little
relief tonight. Temperatures in the mid 90s this afternoon will
only fall into the upper 70s tonight. Heat indices will peak from
105 to 115 degrees today.

Minor flooding will continue on the Illinois River from Havana
downstream.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...

Very hot and humid conditions are projected again for Saturday,
with highs in the mid 90s, and afternoon heat indices peaking from
105 to 115 degrees.

Thunderstorms will be possible on Sunday as a cold front pushes
through Illinois. Some of these storms could become severe with
locally damaging wind gusts and hail.

Minor flooding will persist along portions of the Illinois River
from Havana downstream for several more days.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.

$$



Excessive Heat Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
250 AM CDT Fri Jul 19 2019

...DANGEROUS HEAT CONTINUES INTO THIS WEEKEND...

ILZ027>031-036-037-040>042-047>052-192100-
/O.CON.KILX.EH.W.0001.000000T0000Z-190721T0000Z/
Knox-Stark-Peoria-Marshall-Woodford-Fulton-Tazewell-Schuyler-
Mason-Logan-Cass-Menard-Scott-Morgan-Sangamon-Christian-
Including the cities of Galesburg, Toulon, Peoria, Lacon, Eureka,
Canton, Pekin, Rushville, Havana, Lincoln, Beardstown,
Petersburg, Winchester, Jacksonville, Springfield,
and Taylorville
250 AM CDT Fri Jul 19 2019

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT
SATURDAY...

* TEMPERATURE...Highs in the 90s through Saturday...with
  afternoon heat index readings topping out from 105 to 115
  degrees.

* IMPACTS...The heat and humidity may cause heat stress during
  outdoor exertion or extended exposure. The very young,
  elderly, those without air conditioning, and those
  participating in strenuous outdoor activities will be the most
  susceptible. Vehicle interiors can reach lethal temperatures
  in a matter of minutes. Never leave pets, children or the
  elderly unattended in parked vehicles. The extended period of
  high heat and humidity will worsen the effects of heat stress.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

An Excessive Heat Warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot
temperatures and high humidity will create a DANGEROUS SITUATION
in which heat illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of water, wear
light weight and loose fitting clothing, stay in an air-
conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives
and neighbors. When possible, reschedule strenuous activities to
the early morning or evening hours.

Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke.
Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded
location. Heat stroke is an emergency, call 9 1 1.

&&

$$



Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
827 PM CDT Thu Jul 18 2019

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

  Illinois River at Beardstown affecting Brown...Cass...Morgan and
  Schuyler Counties
  Illinois River near Havana affecting Cass...Fulton and Mason
  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.

&&

ILC017-057-125-191527-
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-190722T1200Z/
/HAVI2.3.ER.190206T1406Z.190603T2000Z.190722T0600Z.NR/
827 PM CDT Thu Jul 18 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River near Havana.
* Until Monday morning.
* At 745 PM Thursday the stage was 15.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Monday morning.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Minor flooding begins to agricultural areas
  not protected by levees.

&&


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

Illinois River
 Havana            14  15.0 Thu 8 PM    14.8   14.5   14.2


&&

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

$$



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