732  
WGUS43 KLSX 261622  
FLWLSX  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO  
1122 AM CDT TUE JUN 26 2018  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST. LOUIS HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ILLINOIS...  
 
ILLINOIS RIVER AT HARDIN  
 
.THIS FLOOD WARNING IS A RESULT OF MISSISSIPPI RIVER BACKWATER AND  
UP TO 6 INCHES OF RAIN OVER PARTS OF IOWA AND NORTHERN ILLINOIS THE  
PAST WEEK AND UP TO ANOTHER 2 INCHES FORECAST IN THESE BASINS THE  
NEXT 24 HOURS...  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
RAINFALL HEAVIER THAN FORECAST COULD CAUSE RIVER LEVELS TO RISE EVEN  
HIGHER THAN PREDICTED. THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILL MONITOR  
THIS DEVELOPING SITUATION AND ISSUE FOLLOW UP STATEMENTS AS  
CONDITIONS OR FORECASTS CHANGE.  
 
SAFETY MESSAGE: NEVER DRIVE CARS, TRUCKS, OR SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES  
THROUGH FLOODED AREAS. THE WATER MAY BE TOO DEEP TO ALLOW FOR SAFE  
PASSAGE.  
 
THIS PRODUCT, ALONG WITH ADDITIONAL WEATHER AND STREAM INFORMATION,  
IS AVAILABLE AT HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=LSX.  
 

 
 
ILC013-061-083-271623-  
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/HARI2.1.ER.180630T1800Z.180702T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
1122 AM CDT TUE JUN 26 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST. LOUIS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE ILLINOIS RIVER AT HARDIN  
* FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 11:00 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 23.2 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 25.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY SATURDAY EARLY  
AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 25.8 FEET BY MONDAY MORNING.  
ADDITIONAL RISES ARE POSSIBLE THEREAFTER.  
 

 
FLD LATEST 7 A.M. FORECAST  
LOCATION STG OBS STG 06/27 06/28 06/29 06/30 07/01  
 
ILLINOIS RIVER  
HARDIN 25.0 23.23 23.7 24.1 24.5 24.9 25.3  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3952 9064 3952 9052 3898 9048 3891 9054  
3903 9062  
 

 
 
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