974  
WGUS43 KILX 231438  
FLWILX  
 
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL  
938 AM CDT SAT JUN 23 2018  
 
...OBSERVED FLOODING CHANGED FROM MINOR TO NONFLOOD SEVERITY FOR THE  
FOLLOWING RIVER IN ILLINOIS...  
...FORECAST FLOODING CHANGED FROM MINOR TO MINOR SEVERITY FOR THE  
FOLLOWING RIVER IN ILLINOIS...  
SANGAMON RIVER AT MONTICELLO AFFECTING PIATT COUNTY  
 
THE FOLLOWING FORECASTS ARE BASED ON OBSERVED PRECIPITATION, SOIL  
MOISTURE CONDITIONS, AND FORECAST PRECIPITATION.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
PERSONS WITH INTERESTS ALONG THIS RIVER NEED TO PREPARE FOR FLOODING.  
STAY TUNED FOR FURTHER UPDATES ON THIS FLOODING SITUATION.  
 

 
 
ILC147-240437-  
/O.EXT.KILX.FL.W.0029.180624T0300Z-180625T0000Z/  
/MNTI2.1.ER.180624T0300Z.180624T0600Z.180624T1800Z.NO/  
938 AM CDT SAT JUN 23 2018  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE SANGAMON RIVER AT MONTICELLO.  
 
* FROM THIS EVENING UNTIL SUNDAY EVENING.  
* AT 830 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.5 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TONIGHT AND CONTINUE TO RISE  
TO NEAR 13.1 FEET BY EARLY TOMORROW MORNING.THE RIVER WILL FALL  
BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW AFTERNOON.  
* IMPACT...AT 13.0 FEET...FLOODING OF AGRICULTURAL AREAS BEGINS.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 6AM  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME SUN MON TUE  
 
SANGAMON RIVER  
MONTICELLO 13 12.5 SAT 8 AM 13.1 12.6 11.5  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4019 8847 4008 8847 4001 8854 3990 8874  
4000 8874 4006 8861  
 

 
 
JRP  
 
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