323  
WGUS83 KILX 191240  
FLSILX  
 
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL  
740 AM CDT FRI APR 19 2019  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN ILLINOIS...  
 
EMBARRAS RIVER AT LAWRENCEVILLE AFFECTING LAWRENCE COUNTY  
 
.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.  
 

 
 
ILC101-200240-  
/O.EXT.KILX.FL.W.0035.190419T1718Z-190423T2100Z/  
/LAWI2.1.ER.190419T1718Z.190420T1800Z.190423T1500Z.NO/  
740 AM CDT FRI APR 19 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE EMBARRAS RIVER AT LAWRENCEVILLE.  
* FROM THIS AFTERNOON UNTIL TUESDAY AFTERNOON.  
* AT 645 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 29.2 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 30.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE TO  
RISE TO NEAR 32.3 FEET BY TOMORROW EVENING.THE RIVER WILL FALL  
BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY TUESDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 33.0 FEET...KELLY'S LAKE LANE, 1160N, IS INUNDATED.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 6 AM  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME SAT SUN MON  
 
EMBARRAS RIVER  
LAWRENCEVILLE 30 29.2 FRI 7 AM 31.9 31.9 30.9  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3885 8786 3885 8773 3869 8759 3862 8765  
 

 
 
EJL  
 
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