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Flood Warning

Statement as of 5:16 PM CDT on April 29, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on May 06, 2017


The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the la moine river at Ripley
* from Monday evening to Saturday may 06.
* At 4:45 PM Saturday the stage was 18.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by Monday before
midnight and crest near 25.0 feet by Thursday morning. The river is
forecast to fall below flood stage by Friday before midnight.
* Impact: at 24.5 feet... County Road 1600e (levy road) is closed just
west of LaGrange lock Road.
* Impact: at 24.0 feet... township Road, downstream of the gage on the
right bank, begins to flood.
* Impact: at 23.0 feet... moderate flooding begins. Extensive
cropland is flooded below the gauge near the LaGrange lock Road
bridge.
* Impact: at 22.0 feet... flood stage. Farmland flooding and rural
damages begin.
* Impact: at 17.0 feet... banks begin to overflow.


                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 04/30 05/01 05/02 05/03 05/04

La moine river
Ripley 22.0 18.69 12.4 19.4 22.8 24.0 25.0




Lat... Lon 4013 9074 4013 9068 4000 9051 3996 9052
      3998 9064






116 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Illinois River at La Grange ld
* from Monday morning until further notice.
* At 12:00 PM Saturday the stage was 20.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by late Monday
morning and continue to rise to near 30.5 feet by Saturday morning.
Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact: at 29.5 feet... La Grange lock Road (county Road 1730n) is
flooded just north of The Lock and dam.
* Impact: at 28.8 feet... County Road 500n south of La Grange is
closed due to flooding.
* Impact: at 24.0 feet... extensive wetland acreage south of La Grange
begins flooding.
* Impact: at 23.0 feet... adjacent farmland and wetlands begins
flooding. Island Road across the river in western Cass County
begins flooding.
* Impact: at 20.5 feet... The Lock wall is completely overtopped.
* Impact: at 16.5 feet... the earthen part of the dam is overtopped.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 04/30 05/01 05/02 05/03 05/04

Illinois River
La Grange ld 23.0 20.24 20.8 22.7 24.6 26.6 28.4




Lat... Lon 3999 9058 3999 9046 3988 9051 3988 9063







1252 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Illinois River at Beardstown.
* Until further notice.
* At 1145 am Saturday the stage was 15.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 26.1 feet by
early Sunday morning. 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 sun Mon Tue

Illinois River
Beardstown 14 15.6 Sat 12 PM 15.8 17.6 20.0



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




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