607  
WGUS43 KILX 241637  
FLWILX  
 
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL  
1137 AM CDT MON JUL 24 2017  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN IL HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ILLINOIS...  
 
ILLINOIS RIVER NEAR HAVANA AFFECTING CASS...FULTON AND MASON  
COUNTIES  
ILLINOIS RIVER AT BEARDSTOWN AFFECTING BROWN...CASS...MORGAN AND  
SCHUYLER COUNTIES  
   
SYNOPSIS
 
UPSTREAM FLOODING IN NORTHERN ILLINOIS WILL CAUSE THE  
RIVER TO BEGIN RISING TODAY, AS DISCHARGE PROGRESSES THROUGH THE  
RIVER SYSTEM. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL MID-WEEK WILL CONTINUE TO CAUSE THE  
RIVER TO RISE, ALONG WITH ADDED FLOW FROM UPSTREAM TRIBUTARIES.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
ILC017-057-125-250637-  
/O.NEW.KILX.FL.W.0040.170726T1000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/HAVI2.1.ER.170726T1000Z.170728T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
1137 AM CDT MON JUL 24 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN IL HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE ILLINOIS RIVER NEAR HAVANA.  
* FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 11 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.1 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING AND  
CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 16.0 FEET BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON.  
* IMPACT...AT 14.0 FEET...MINOR FLOODING BEGINS TO AGRICULTURAL AREAS  
NOT PROTECTED BY LEVEES.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 6AM  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME TUE WED THU  
 
ILLINOIS RIVER  
HAVANA 14 12.1 MON 11 AM 12.9 14.1 15.2  
 

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

 
 
ILC009-017-137-169-250636-  
/O.NEW.KILX.FL.W.0041.170728T0200Z-000000T0000Z/  
/BEAI2.1.ER.170728T0200Z.170730T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
1137 AM CDT MON JUL 24 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN IL HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE ILLINOIS RIVER AT BEARDSTOWN.  
* FROM THURSDAY EVENING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 11 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.3 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY EVENING AND CONTINUE  
TO RISE TO NEAR 15.5 FEET BY SATURDAY EVENING.  
* IMPACT...AT 14.4 FEET...SEEPAGE PROBLEMS BEGIN IN THE COAL CREEK  
DRAINAGE AND LEVEE DISTRICT.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 6AM  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME TUE WED THU  
 
ILLINOIS RIVER  
BEARDSTOWN 14 10.3 MON 11 AM 11.0 12.0 13.3  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4018 9023 4012 9017 4008 9037 3999 9046  
3999 9058 4015 9043  
 

 
 
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