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Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Clay; Richland

NWS Central Illinois (Central and East Central Illinois)

...The Flood Warning continues 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 pm CST) Location Stg Stg Day/Time Sun Mon Tue Little Wabash River Clay City 18.0 19.6 Sat 6 pm CST 19.4 19.0 16.9 &&

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. ILC025-159-291300- /O.EXT.KILX.FL.W.0055.000000T0000Z-201201T1900Z/ /CLAI2.1.ER.201122T2230Z.201126T1545Z.201201T1300Z.NO/ 655 PM CST Sat Nov 28 2020 ...The Flood Warning is now in effect until early Tuesday afternoon... The Flood Warning continues for the Little Wabash River below Clay City. * Until Tuesday afternoon. * At 6:45 PM CST Saturday 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 6:45 PM CST Saturday was 20.3 feet. * Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage Tuesday morning and continue falling to 11.5 feet Thursday evening. * Impact...At 16.0 feet, Minor flooding begins to wooded areas and agricultural land immediately adjacent to the river. * Impact...At 18.0 feet, Water begins to flood left bank farmland. * Impact...At 18.5 feet, Wilcox Bridge Lane floods just east of the Little Wabash River near the gage location. Blueflower Lane southeast of the gage begins to flood. * 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.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Gallatin; Wayne; White

NWS Paducah (Southern Illinois and Indiana, Southeastern Missouri and Western Kentucky)

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Illinois... Little Wabash River at Carmi For the Little Wabash River...including Carmi...Minor flooding is forecast. ...The Flood Warning is now in effect until late Thursday evening... The Flood Warning continues for the Little Wabash River at Carmi.

* From Tuesday afternoon to Thursday evening.

* At 8:30 AM CST Saturday the stage was 25.2 feet.

* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage early Tuesday afternoon to a crest of 27.6 feet Wednesday evening. It will then fall below flood stage Thursday afternoon.

* Impact...At 27.0 feet, The inundation of county roads begins. &&

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive cars through flooded areas. Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Wabash

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Indiana...Illinois... White River at Petersburg affecting Wabash, Pike, Daviess, Gibson and Knox Counties. White River at Hazleton affecting Wabash, Knox and Gibson Counties. For the White River...including Petersburg and Hazleton...Minor flooding is forecast. ...The Flood Warning is now in effect until Sunday afternoon... The Flood Warning continues for the White River at Hazleton.

* From Saturday morning to Sunday afternoon.

* There is no current observed data.

* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage tomorrow morning to 16.8 feet tomorrow evening. It will then fall below flood stage early Sunday morning to 13.0 feet and begin rising again Tuesday morning. It will rise to 13.4 feet Tuesday evening. It will then fall again and remain below flood stage.

* Impact...At 17.0 feet, Lowest reading available from the Hazleton Staff Gage. Since the 1930s the White River has moved from the "old wellhouse" to several hundred yards from the "old wellhouse". The river returns to the "old wellhouse" around 17 to 17.5 feet.

* Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 16.8 feet on 09/17/2018. &&

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Additional information is available at www.weather.gov. The next statement will be issued this evening.


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A plunge of Arctic air could give the Tri-State some snowflakes this weekend.
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