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Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:34 PM CDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 1:33 PM EDT on April 29, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the Sangamon river near Chandlerville.
* From Sunday evening until further notice.
* At 1000 PM Friday the stage was 446.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 456.6 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Sunday evening and continue to
rise to near 462.1 feet by Tuesday evening.
* Impact... at 461.5 feet... water overtops the Bell levee.



                  Fld observed forecast 6am
location stg stg day time Sat sun Mon

Sangamon river
Chandlerville 457 446.9 Fri 10 PM 446.8 448.5 458.9



Lat... Lon 4013 9007 4006 9002 4002 9016 4003 9043
      4010 9036 4010 9017


Smith



1034 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sangamon river near Oakford.
* From Sunday evening until further notice.
* At 945 PM Friday the stage was 459.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 471.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Sunday evening and continue to
rise to near 476.6 feet by Tuesday afternoon.
* Impact... at 476.9 feet... water reaches the top of Mason, Menard
special, and Oakford levees.



                  Fld observed forecast 6am
location stg stg day time Sat sun Mon

Sangamon river
Oakford 471 459.5 Fri 10 PM 459.3 463.1 474.1



Lat... Lon 4016 8982 4009 8982 4009 8997 4006 9002
      4013 9007 4016 8999




937 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Illinois River at Beardstown.
* Until further notice.
* At 845 PM Friday the stage was 15.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 28.5 feet by
early Sunday morning. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 28.0 feet... portions of Route 100 are closed due to
floodwaters. When down, the bnsf Railroad bridge across the
Illinois River acts as dam. Big Lake levee is overtopped.



                  Fld observed forecast 6 am
location stg stg day time Sat sun Mon

Illinois River
Beardstown 14 15.7 Fri 9 PM 16.1 19.0 21.7



Lat... Lon 4018 9023 4012 9017 4008 9037 3999 9046
      3999 9058 4015 9043


Ejl


937 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Illinois River at Havana.
* Until further notice.
* At 845 PM Friday the stage was 15.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 27.0 feet by
Friday evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 27.0 feet... Thompson Lake levee is overtopped. The
Duncan Mills levee overtops... flooding agricultural land.



                  Fld observed forecast 6 am
location stg stg day time Sat sun Mon

Illinois River
Havana 14 15.2 Fri 9 PM 15.3 17.2 19.4



Lat... Lon 4053 8988 4047 8980 4034 9002 4012 9017
      4018 9023 4039 9010




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Alabama - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Delaware - Special Statement
Florida - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , Record Report
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Record Report
Kansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning
Kentucky - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
Maryland - Special Statement
Michigan - Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flood Watch
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
New Jersey - Special Statement
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New York - Record Report
North Carolina - Flood Warning
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
South Carolina - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Wind Advisory , Hard Freeze Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Virgin Islands - Areal Flood Advisory
Virginia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
West Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory

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