549  
WGUS43 KILX 230128  
FLWILX  
 
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL  
828 PM CDT THU AUG 22 2019  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN IL HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN ILLINOIS...  
 
LITTLE WABASH RIVER BELOW CLAY CITY AFFECTING CLAY AND RICHLAND  
COUNTIES  
 
.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.  
 

 
 
ILC025-159-231527-  
/O.NEW.KILX.FL.W.0067.190823T1200Z-190824T1200Z/  
/CLAI2.1.ER.190823T1200Z.190823T1800Z.190824T0600Z.NO/  
828 PM CDT THU AUG 22 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN IL HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE LITTLE WABASH RIVER BELOW CLAY CITY.  
* FROM FRIDAY MORNING UNTIL SATURDAY MORNING.  
* AT 745 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 17.2 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 18.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW MORNING AND CONTINUE  
TO RISE TO NEAR 18.1 FEET BY TOMORROW AFTERNOON.THE RIVER WILL FALL  
BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 18.0 FEET...WATER BEGINS TO FLOOD LEFT BANK FARMLAND.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 6AM  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME FRI SAT SUN  
 
LITTLE WABASH RIVER  
CLAY CITY 18 17.2 THU 8 PM 18.0 17.8 15.6  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3878 8846 3871 8829 3860 8820 3860 8832  
3867 8838 3870 8846  
 

 
 
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