Areas Affected: Clay; Richland
...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Illinois... Little Wabash River below Clay City affecting Richland and Clay Counties. .The following forecasts are based on observed precipitation, soil moisture conditions, and forecast precipitation. For the Little Wabash River...including Clay City...Minor flooding is forecast. Fld Observed Forecasts (6 am CST) Location Stg Stg Day/Time Tue Wed Thu Little Wabash River Clay City 18.0 19.6 Mon 7 am CST 20.0 19.4 19.3 &&
Persons with interests along this river need to prepare for flooding. Stay tuned for further updates on this flooding situation. Additional information is available at www.weather.gov. ILC025-159-240300- /O.EXT.KILX.FL.W.0055.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/ /CLAI2.1.ER.201122T2230Z.201124T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/ 856 AM CST Mon Nov 23 2020 ...The Flood Warning is now in effect until further notice... The Flood Warning continues for the Little Wabash River below Clay City. * Until further notice. * At 7:45 AM CST Monday the stage was 19.6 feet. * Flood stage is 18.0 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 7:45 AM CST Monday was 19.6 feet. * Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 20.0 feet just after midnight tonight. * Impact...At 19.0 feet, 2600E Road begins to flood 1.5 miles south of Wynoose. * Impact...At 19.7 feet, Mayflower Road...just north of U.S. Route 50...begins to flood. * Impact...At 22.0 feet, North Clay Road...1 mile east of the gage is flooded.