Chicago Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Illinois, Cass

Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 7:40 AM CDT on April 30, 2017

Expires 9:45 AM EDT on April 30, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the Illinois River at Beardstown.
* Until further notice.
* At 645 am Sunday the stage was 17.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 26.0 feet by
Saturday evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* 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 17.1 sun 7 am 18.3 20.1 22.1



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


Jrp



740 am CDT sun Apr 30 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Illinois River at Havana.
* Until further notice.
* At 645 am Sunday the stage was 16.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 24.0 feet by
Saturday afternoon then begin falling.
* 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 16.4 sun 7 am 17.8 19.3 20.9



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




740 am CDT sun Apr 30 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Illinois River at Beardstown.
* Until further notice.
* At 645 am Sunday the stage was 17.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 26.0 feet by
Saturday evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* 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 17.1 sun 7 am 18.3 20.1 22.1



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


Jrp


740 am CDT sun Apr 30 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Illinois River at Havana.
* Until further notice.
* At 645 am Sunday the stage was 16.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 24.0 feet by
Saturday afternoon then begin falling.
* 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 16.4 sun 7 am 17.8 19.3 20.9



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




1149 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Marshall County in central Illinois...
Menard County in central Illinois...
Woodford County in central Illinois...
Fulton County in west central Illinois...
southeastern Knox County in west central Illinois...
Tazewell County in central Illinois...
Cass County in west central Illinois...
Schuyler County in west central Illinois...
Mason County in central Illinois...
Peoria County in central Illinois...

* until 845 am CDT Sunday

* at 1146 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated the heavy rain that caused
the flash flooding across parts of the area has ended. However,
additional light to moderate rainfall is expected overnight into
Sunday morning. Doppler rainfall estimates in this area range from
2 to locally 4 inches.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Peoria, Pekin, Canton, Beardstown, Eureka, Havana, Rushville,
Lewistown, Mason City, Lacon, Virginia, East Peoria, Morton,
Washington, Bartonville, Chillicothe, Creve Coeur, West Peoria,
Metamora and Germantown Hills.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 155 between mile markers 11 and 31.
Interstate 39 between mile markers 10 and 28, and between mile
markers 38 and 40.
Interstate 474 between mile markers 0 and 14.
Interstate 74 between mile markers 72 and 116.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 4028 9082 4028 9045 4061 9045 4097 8964
      4115 8964 4110 8905 4093 8911 4092 8893
      4075 8893 4075 8899 4067 8898 4059 8927
      4032 8927 4032 8960 4009 8959 3990 8981
      3988 9058 3999 9052 4011 9071 4011 9086


Smith


919 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sangamon river near Chandlerville.
* From Monday afternoon until further notice.
* At 900 PM Saturday the stage was 450.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 456.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Monday afternoon, and rise to
a broad crest around 459.1 feet on Wednesday.
* Impact... at 459.9 feet, flooding begins to impact some residences
in Chandlerville.



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

Sangamon river
Chandlerville 457 450.6 Sat 9 PM 452.1 455.9 458.1



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


Geelhart



919 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sangamon river near Oakford.
* From Monday afternoon until further notice.
* At 845 PM Saturday the stage was 460.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 471 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Monday afternoon, with a broad
crest around 473.0 feet on Wednesday.
* Impact... at 471.0 feet, flooding begins to agricultural areas not
protected by levees.



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

Sangamon river
Oakford 471 460.8 Sat 9 PM 464.3 469.4 472.3



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




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Arizona - Freeze Warning , Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Tornado Watch , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Colorado - Freeze Warning, Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Freeze Warning , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Record Report
Florida - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Georgia - Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Hawaii - Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Record Report
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Louisiana - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Record Report
Michigan - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory
Mississippi - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Nebraska - Flood Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
New Jersey - Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
New York - Lakeshore Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Record Report
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Wind Advisory
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
South Carolina - Flood Warning
South Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, Freeze Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Utah - Hard Freeze Warning , Record Report
Virginia - Areal Flood Advisory
Washington - Wind Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Wyoming - Record Report
- Tornado Watch

More From CBS Chicago

News Via Email
Podcast Network
Free Weather App!

Listen Live