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National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration logo   Illinois - Flash Flood Warning

Counties: Franklin; Perry

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
NORTHWESTERN FRANKLIN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
SOUTHEASTERN PERRY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
* UNTIL 615 PM CDT
* AT 413 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
ALREADY FALLEN IN THE PAST TWO HOURS. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED
TO BEGIN SHORTLY.
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
DU QUOIN...CHRISTOPHER...SESSER...VALIER...NORTH CITY...BUCKNER AND
ST. JOHNS.
8/4/2015 4:27 PM (Updated 8/4/2015 4:56 PM)

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration logo   Illinois - Flash Flood Watch

Counties: Franklin; Jackson; Jefferson; Perry; Union; Williamson

...WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAINFALL EXPECTED WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...
.ONE DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE EAST NORTHEAST THROUGH THE AREA EARLY
WEDNESDAY...WHILE ANOTHER STRONGER SYSTEM WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST
THROUGH THE REGION LATER WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY. THE RESULT WILL
BE NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY
RAINFALL.
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A
* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN ILLINOIS TO THE WEST
OF A LINE FROM ANNA TO MARION TO MT VERNON...AND SOUTHEAST
MISSOURI TO THE NORTH OF A LINE FROM VAN BUREN TO CAPE
GIRARDEAU.
* FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING
* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL PRODUCE WIDESPREAD 2 TO 3 INCH
RAINFALLS. SOME LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL BE POSSIBLE.
* STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL PRODUCE TORRENTIAL RAINFALL THAT MAY
QUICKLY INUNDATE DRAINAGE SYSTEMS...RESULTING IN FLASH
FLOODING.
8/4/2015 3:26 PM (Updated 8/4/2015 4:56 PM)

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration logo   Illinois - Flash Flood Watch

Counties: Edwards; Gallatin; Hamilton; Saline; Wabash; Wayne; White

...WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAINFALL EXPECTED WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...
.ONE DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE EAST NORTHEAST THROUGH THE AREA EARLY
WEDNESDAY...WHILE ANOTHER STRONGER SYSTEM WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST
THROUGH THE REGION LATER WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY. THE RESULT WILL
BE NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY
RAINFALL.
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A
* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN ILLINOIS... SOUTHWEST
INDIANA AND WESTERN KENTUCKY...GENERALLY TO THE NORTH OF A LINE
FROM HARRISBURG ILLINOIS TO CALHOUN KENTUCKY.
* FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING
* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL PRODUCE WIDESPREAD 2 TO 3 INCH
RAINFALLS. SOME LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL BE POSSIBLE.
* STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL PRODUCE TORRENTIAL RAINFALL THAT MAY
QUICKLY INUNDATE DRAINAGE SYSTEMS...RESULTING IN FLASH
FLOODING.
8/4/2015 3:26 PM (Updated 8/4/2015 4:56 PM)

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration logo   Illinois - Flash Flood Watch

Counties: Bond; Clinton; Madison; Marion; Monroe; Randolph; St. Clair; Washington

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS HAS ISSUED A
* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF ILLINOIS AND MISSOURI...
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...IN ILLINOIS...BOND IL...
CLINTON IL...MADISON IL...MARION IL...MONROE IL...RANDOLPH
IL...ST. CLAIR IL AND WASHINGTON IL. IN MISSOURI...BOONE MO...
CALLAWAY MO...COLE MO...CRAWFORD MO...FRANKLIN MO...GASCONADE
MO...IRON MO...JEFFERSON MO...MADISON MO...MONITEAU MO...
MONTGOMERY MO...OSAGE MO...REYNOLDS MO...ST. CHARLES MO...ST.
FRANCOIS MO...ST. LOUIS CITY MO...ST. LOUIS MO...STE.
GENEVIEVE MO...WARREN MO AND WASHINGTON MO.
* FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING
* MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BRING
WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES TO THE REGION
WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT. LOCALLY HIGHER
AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED WHERE THUNDERSTORMS REPEATEDLY MOVE ACROSS
THE SAME LOCATIONS.
* HEAVY RAINFALL MAY RESULT IN FLOODING OF LOW LYING OR POOR
DRAINAGE AREAS...AND ULTIMATELY DANGEROUS FLASH FLOODING ON
SMALLER CREEKS AND STREAMS. SIGNIFICANT RISES ON LARGER STREAMS
AND RIVERS WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.
8/4/2015 2:56 PM (Updated 8/4/2015 4:56 PM)

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration logo   Illinois - Flood Warning

Counties: Crawford; Lawrence

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following river in
western Indiana...
Wabash River...
.Minor flooding is expected to end along the Wabash River in western
Indiana by Friday. The river will remain elevated through next week.
Precautionary/Preparedness Actions...
Motorists should never drive into flood water. Turn around and go
another way. Keep children away from flooded areas. Recreational and
agricultural interests should remain alert to changing river
conditions.
For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and
click on rivers and lakes.
The Flood Warning continues for
The Wabash River at Riverton.
* until late Thursday night.
* At 12:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Thursday afternoon.
* At 16.0 feet...Some agricultural lands underwater.  A few rural
roads in Crawford County, Illinois close as water backs up Minnow
slough.  High water affects campground at Leaverton Park in
Palestine.  A few private roads near the Gill Township levee in
Sullivan County may flood.  Water level is at the top of most
makeshift levees.
&&
8/4/2015 11:57 AM (Updated 8/4/2015 4:56 PM)

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration logo   Illinois - Flood Warning

Counties: Crawford; Lawrence

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following river in
western Indiana...
Wabash River...
.Minor flooding is expected to end along the Wabash River in western
Indiana by Friday. The river will remain elevated through next week.
Precautionary/Preparedness Actions...
Motorists should never drive into flood water. Turn around and go
another way. Keep children away from flooded areas. Recreational and
agricultural interests should remain alert to changing river
conditions.
For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and
click on rivers and lakes.
The Flood Warning continues for
The Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site.
* until Thursday evening.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 17.2
feet this afternoon.
* At 18.0 feet...Seep water occurs behind levees on Indiana side.
Hutson Creek begins to overflow from backwater.  Old Darwin Road
and a few rural roads in eastern Clark and Crawford counties in
Illinois are impassable.  Low agricultural land floods.
&&
8/4/2015 11:57 AM (Updated 8/4/2015 4:56 PM)

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration logo   Illinois - Flood Warning

Counties: Pike; Scott

...The flood warning continues for the following river in Illinois...
Illinois River at Valley City
.This Flood Warning is a result of continued heavy rain events during
the spring and summer months...
The Flood Warning continues for
the Illinois River at Valley City
* At 10:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 14.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to fall below flood stage by tomorrow evening.
&&
Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     08/05  08/06  08/07  08/08  08/09
Illinois River
Valley City     14.0   14.89      14.3   13.6   13.0   12.4   11.8
&&
8/4/2015 11:11 AM (Updated 8/4/2015 4:56 PM)

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration logo   Illinois - Flood Warning

Counties: Brown; Cass; Morgan; Schuyler

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Illinois...
Illinois River at Havana affecting Cass...Fulton and Mason Counties
...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Illinois...
Illinois River at Beardstown affecting Brown...Cass...Morgan and
Schuyler Counties
The following forecasts are based on observed precipitation, soil
moisture conditions, and forecast precipitation.
The Flood Warning continues for
The Illinois River at Beardstown.
* Until further notice.
* At 1045 AM Tuesday the stage was 17.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 17.8 feet by this
afternoon. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...Seepage problems begin in the Lost Creek
Drainage and Levee District.
&&
Fld  Observed         Forecast 6AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Wed    Thu    Fri
Illinois River
Beardstown        14  17.8 Tue 11 AM   17.2   16.7   16.2
&&
8/4/2015 10:56 AM (Updated 8/4/2015 4:56 PM)

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration logo   Illinois - Flood Warning

Counties: Cass; Fulton; Mason

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Illinois...
Illinois River at Havana affecting Cass...Fulton and Mason Counties
...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Illinois...
Illinois River at Beardstown affecting Brown...Cass...Morgan and
Schuyler Counties
The following forecasts are based on observed precipitation, soil
moisture conditions, and forecast precipitation.
The Flood Warning continues for
The Illinois River at Havana.
* Until Monday morning.
* At 1045 AM Tuesday the stage was 16.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
early Monday morning.
&&
Fld  Observed         Forecast 6AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Wed    Thu    Fri
Illinois River
Havana            14  16.4 Tue 11 AM   16.0   15.5   15.1
&&
8/4/2015 10:56 AM (Updated 8/4/2015 4:56 PM)

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration logo   Indiana - Flood Warning

Counties: Elkhart; Noble

...The flood warning has been extended for the following rivers...
North Branch Elkhart River at Cosperville affecting Elkhart and
Noble Counties
.Minor flooding continues along the North Branch Elkhart River at
Cosperville.
The Flood Warning has been extended for
The North Branch Elkhart River at Cosperville
* until Friday evening.
* At 10 AM Tuesday the stage was 6.2 feet and falling.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 6.0 foot flood stage
around  2 PM Friday August  7.
* At 6.5 feet...Water begins to flood houses on Waldron Lake Drive.
&&
8/4/2015 9:56 AM (Updated 8/4/2015 4:56 PM)

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration logo   Illinois - Flood Advisory

Counties: Franklin

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
FRANKLIN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
PERRY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
* UNTIL 545 PM CDT
* AT 341 PM CDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED STREET FLOODING IN
DU QUOIN DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. RADAR ESTIMATED 2 TO 3 INCHES OF
RAIN HAVE FALLEN IN THE PAST HOUR.
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
WEST FRANKFORT...BENTON...DU QUOIN...PINCKNEYVILLE...CHRISTOPHER...
REND LAKE AREA...AND SESSER.
8/4/2015 3:56 PM (Updated 8/4/2015 4:56 PM)

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration logo   Illinois - Flood Advisory

Counties: Perry

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
FRANKLIN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
PERRY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
* UNTIL 545 PM CDT
* AT 341 PM CDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED STREET FLOODING IN
DU QUOIN DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. RADAR ESTIMATED 2 TO 3 INCHES OF
RAIN HAVE FALLEN IN THE PAST HOUR.
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
WEST FRANKFORT...BENTON...DU QUOIN...PINCKNEYVILLE...CHRISTOPHER...
REND LAKE AREA...AND SESSER.
8/4/2015 3:56 PM (Updated 8/4/2015 4:56 PM)

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration logo   Illinois - Special Weather Statement

Counties: Alexander; Hardin; Johnson; Massac; Pope; Pulaski

...TRIPLE DIGIT HEAT INDICES THIS AFTERNOON...
THE COMBINATION OF TEMPERATURES IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 90S AND
HIGH HUMIDITY WILL PRODUCE HEAT INDEX VALUES AROUND 100 DEGREES
IN AREAS SOUTH OF A LINE EXTENDING FROM PERRYVILLE MISSOURI TO
OWENSBORO KENTUCKY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY CONTINUE FOR
MOST ALL OF THE AFTERNOON AND INTO THE EARLY EVENING. PERSONS
SPENDING CONSIDERABLE TIME OUTSIDE THIS AFTERNOON SHOULD SLOW
DOWN...TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS AND DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS.
8/4/2015 3:56 PM (Updated 8/4/2015 4:56 PM)

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration logo   Illinois - Special Weather Statement

Counties: Union

...TRIPLE DIGIT HEAT INDICES THIS AFTERNOON...
THE COMBINATION OF TEMPERATURES IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 90S AND
HIGH HUMIDITY WILL PRODUCE HEAT INDEX VALUES AROUND 100 DEGREES
IN AREAS SOUTH OF A LINE EXTENDING FROM PERRYVILLE MISSOURI TO
OWENSBORO KENTUCKY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY CONTINUE FOR
MOST ALL OF THE AFTERNOON AND INTO THE EARLY EVENING. PERSONS
SPENDING CONSIDERABLE TIME OUTSIDE THIS AFTERNOON SHOULD SLOW
DOWN...TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS AND DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS.
8/4/2015 3:56 PM (Updated 8/4/2015 4:56 PM)

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration logo   Illinois - Flood Advisory

Counties: Gallatin

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
GALLATIN COUNTY IN SOUTHERN ILLINOIS...
HENDERSON COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN KENTUCKY...
WEBSTER COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN KENTUCKY...
UNION COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN KENTUCKY...
* UNTIL 600 PM CDT
* AT 353 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS. THE HEAVIEST TOTALS WERE JUST SOUTH OF MORGANFIELD
KENTUCKY...WHERE RADAR ESTIMATED UP TO 4 INCHES OF RAIN. THIS WILL
CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
MORGANFIELD...SHAWNEETOWN...AND CORYDON.
8/4/2015 3:56 PM (Updated 8/4/2015 4:56 PM)
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