455  
WGUS83 KLSX 181319  
FLSLSX  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO  
819 AM CDT WED APR 18 2018  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN ILLINOIS...  
 
KASKASKIA RIVER AT  
 
CARLYLE TAILWATER  
 
   
THIS FLOOD WARNING IS A RESULT OF RELEASES FROM CARLYLE LAKE
 
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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.  
 

 
 
ILC027-191319-  
/O.CON.KLSX.FL.W.0038.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/CRLI2.1.ER.180406T2002Z.180414T1215Z.000000T0000Z.UU/  
819 AM CDT WED APR 18 2018  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE KASKASKIA RIVER AT CARLYLE TAILWATER  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 8:00 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 426.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 423.5 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO REMAIN NEAR 425.9 FEET THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING  
AND THEN BEGIN TO FALL THEREAFTER.  
 

 
FLD LATEST 7 A.M. FORECAST  
LOCATION STG OBS STG 04/19 04/20 04/21 04/22 04/23  
 
KASKASKIA RIVER  
CARLYLE TW 423.5 425.95 425.9 425.9 425.9 425.9 425.5  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3862 8936 3861 8933 3851 8937 3849 8942  
3854 8942  
 

 
 
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