010  
WGUS83 KILX 250032  
FLSILX  
 
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL  
732 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2020  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN ILLINOIS...  
 
ILLINOIS RIVER AT HENRY AFFECTING MARSHALL AND PUTNAM COUNTIES  
ILLINOIS RIVER AT PEORIA AFFECTING PEORIA...TAZEWELL AND WOODFORD  
COUNTIES  
ILLINOIS RIVER NEAR HAVANA AFFECTING CASS...FULTON AND MASON  
COUNTIES  
ILLINOIS RIVER AT BEARDSTOWN AFFECTING BROWN...CASS...MORGAN AND  
SCHUYLER COUNTIES  
 
.THE FOLLOWING FORECASTS ARE BASED ON OBSERVED PRECIPITATION, SOIL  
MOISTURE CONDITIONS, AND FORECAST PRECIPITATION.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
IF YOU ENCOUNTER A FLOODED ROADWAY, TURN AROUND AND FIND AN ALTERNATE  
ROUTE. TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN.  
 
ADDITIONAL RIVER AND WEATHER INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT  
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/ILX.  
 

 
 
ILC123-155-251432-  
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0037.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/HNYI2.3.ER.200517T0437Z.200522T0545Z.000000T0000Z.NR/  
732 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2020  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE ILLINOIS RIVER AT HENRY.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 645 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 30.5 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 23.0 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 29.6 FEET  
BY TUESDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 30.5 FEET...THE MARINA BUILDING, WATERWORKS PARK, AND  
GRAIN LOADING FACILITY IN HENRY ARE FLOODED.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 6AM  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME MON TUE WED  
 
ILLINOIS RIVER  
HENRY 23 30.5 SUN 7 PM 30.2 29.6 28.9  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4131 8939 4135 8929 4113 8929 4093 8941  
4093 8952 4115 8939  
 

 
 
ILC143-179-203-251431-  
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0036.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/PIAI2.2.ER.200501T2055Z.200522T1900Z.000000T0000Z.NR/  
732 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2020  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE ILLINOIS RIVER AT PEORIA.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 645 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 27.1 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 18.0 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 26.4 FEET  
BY TUESDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 26.5 FEET...SEVERAL HOUSES IN ROME AND CHILLICOTHE  
BECOME ISOLATED. HOMES ON SUNSET DR. BETWEEN NORTH AVE. AND COLLINS  
AVE...4 MILES SSW OF BAY VIEW GARDENS...ARE SURROUNDED BY WATER. IN  
SPRING BAY...NORTH LAKE STREET FROM MISSOURI ST. TO ZIMMERMAN RD.  
IS FLOODED.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 6AM  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME MON TUE WED  
 
ILLINOIS RIVER  
PEORIA 18 27.1 SUN 7 PM 26.9 26.4 25.8  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4093 8952 4093 8941 4062 8957 4047 8980  
4053 8988 4068 8965  
 

 
 
ILC017-057-125-251431-  
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/HAVI2.3.ER.200426T1115Z.200524T2030Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
732 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2020  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE ILLINOIS RIVER NEAR HAVANA.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 645 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 25.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET.  
* MAJOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MAJOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 24.9 FEET  
BY TUESDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 25.0 FEET...WATER REACHES THE LOW STEEL ON THE IL 78/97  
BRIDGES OVER LACY DITCH AND THE SPOON RIVER...JUST NORTH OF THE WYE  
WITH US 136.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 6AM  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME MON TUE WED  
 
ILLINOIS RIVER  
HAVANA 14 25.0 SUN 7 PM 25.0 24.9 24.7  
 

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

 
 
ILC009-017-137-169-251431-  
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/BEAI2.2.ER.200425T2109Z.200526T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
732 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2020  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE ILLINOIS RIVER AT BEARDSTOWN.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 645 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 26.5 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 26.6 FEET BY  
TOMORROW EVENING THEN BEGIN FALLING.  
* IMPACT...AT 27.0 FEET...COAL CREEK LEVEE OVERTOPS AT BOAT LANDING.  
DAMAGE BEGINS AT FREDERICK AND BROWNING.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 6AM  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME MON TUE WED  
 
ILLINOIS RIVER  
BEARDSTOWN 14 26.5 SUN 7 PM 26.5 26.5 26.3  
 

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

 
 
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