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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 8:20 AM CDT on April 30, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EDT on April 30, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the Little Wabash River near Clay City.
* Until further notice.
* At 900 am Saturday the stage was 19.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 23.2 feet by
Tuesday afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact... at 22.0 feet... north Clay Road... 1 mile east of the gage is
flooded.



                  Fld observed forecast 6am
location stg stg day time Mon Tue Wed

Little Wabash River
Clay City 18 19.4 Sat 9 am 22.7 23.2 23.1



Lat... Lon 3878 8846 3871 8829 3860 8820 3860 8832
      3867 8838 3870 8846


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607 am CDT sun Apr 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Coles County in east central Illinois...
Lawrence County in southeastern Illinois...
Crawford County in east central Illinois...
Edgar County in east central Illinois...
Moultrie County in central Illinois...
Clark County in east central Illinois...
Richland County in southeastern Illinois...
Cumberland County in east central Illinois...
Clay County in south central Illinois...
Douglas County in east central Illinois...
Effingham County in south central Illinois...
Jasper County in southeastern Illinois...
Shelby County in central Illinois...
southern Vermilion County in east central Illinois...
southern Champaign County in east central Illinois...

* until noon CDT

* at 605 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain which will cause flooding. Over 3 inches of rain have
already fallen in some areas with an additional 1 to 1.5 inches of
rain possible through tonight.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Danville, Charleston, Mattoon, Vincennes, Effingham, Olney, Paris,
Robinson, Flora, Shelbyville, Tuscola, Sullivan, Lawrenceville,
Marshall, Newton, Toledo, Savoy, St. Joseph, Georgetown and Tolono.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 57 between mile markers 136 and 228.
Interstate 70 between mile markers 79 and 154.
Interstate 74 between mile markers 195 and 220.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3861 8869 3891 8881 3922 8880 3922 8914
      3935 8914 3935 8902 3965 8902 3966 8881
      3979 8875 3979 8846 3998 8846 4026 8753
      3936 8753 3931 8762 3930 8760 3922 8757
      3914 8766 3896 8751 3869 8752 3857 8765


Goetsch


Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:28 AM CDT on April 30, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 01, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through 7 am CDT Monday
morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Illinois, east central Illinois, and
southeast Illinois, including the following areas, in central
Illinois, Christian, De Witt, Logan, Macon, McLean, Menard,
Piatt, and Shelby. In east central Illinois, Champaign, Clark,
Coles, Cumberland, Douglas, Edgar, Moultrie, and Vermilion. In
southeast Illinois, Clay, Crawford, Effingham, Jasper,
Lawrence, and Richland.

* Through 7 am CDT Monday morning

* periods of heavy rainfall are expected through this evening.
Around another 1 inch of rain is expected by midnight tonight,
with locally 1 to 2 inch amounts possible from stronger
thunderstorms. The threat of heavy rain will diminish with the
passage of a cold front later this evening, but runoff from
heavy rains will likely continue through tonight.

* In addition to potential flooding of streets and roads in
flood prone areas, area rivers and streams are also likely to
experience flooding. This would persist for several days after
the rain ends.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation,
especially if driving. Never drive across a flooded roadway. You
should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:28 AM CDT on April 30, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 01, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through 7 am CDT Monday
morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Illinois, east central Illinois, and
southeast Illinois, including the following areas, in central
Illinois, Christian, De Witt, Logan, Macon, McLean, Menard,
Piatt, and Shelby. In east central Illinois, Champaign, Clark,
Coles, Cumberland, Douglas, Edgar, Moultrie, and Vermilion. In
southeast Illinois, Clay, Crawford, Effingham, Jasper,
Lawrence, and Richland.

* Through 7 am CDT Monday morning

* periods of heavy rainfall are expected through this evening.
Around another 1 inch of rain is expected by midnight tonight,
with locally 1 to 2 inch amounts possible from stronger
thunderstorms. The threat of heavy rain will diminish with the
passage of a cold front later this evening, but runoff from
heavy rains will likely continue through tonight.

* In addition to potential flooding of streets and roads in
flood prone areas, area rivers and streams are also likely to
experience flooding. This would persist for several days after
the rain ends.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation,
especially if driving. Never drive across a flooded roadway. You
should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





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Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Arizona - Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Colorado - Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Record Report
District of Columbia - Record Report
Florida - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Georgia - Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Hawaii - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , High Wind Warning , Record Report
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory
Mississippi - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Missouri - Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Statement , Winter Weather Advisory
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
New York - Lakeshore Flood Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Record Report
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Wind Advisory
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
South Carolina - Flood Warning
South Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Tennessee - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Statement, High Surf Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Utah - Record Report
Virginia - Areal Flood Advisory
Washington - Wind Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Wyoming - Record Report
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