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850 AM CDT Mon Jun 18 2018
The Flood Warning continues for
The Little Wabash River below Clay City.
* Until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 845 AM Monday the stage was 20.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
* Impact...At 19.7 feet...Mayflower Road...just north of U.S. Route
50...begins to flood.
Fld Observed Forecast 6AM
Location Stg Stg Day Time Tue Wed Thu
Little Wabash River
Clay City 18 20.6 Mon 9 AM 18.8 12.1 8.8
LAT...LON 3878 8846 3871 8829 3860 8820 3860 8832
3867 8838 3870 8846
Including the cities of Galesburg, Toulon, Peoria, Lacon, Eureka,
Canton, Pekin, Bloomington, Normal, Rushville, Havana, Lincoln,
Clinton, Monticello, Champaign, Urbana, Danville, Beardstown,
Petersburg, Winchester, Jacksonville, Springfield, Taylorville,
Decatur, Sullivan, Tuscola, Charleston, Mattoon, Paris,
Shelbyville, Greenup, Marshall, Effingham, Newton, Robinson,
Flora, Olney, and Lawrenceville
400 AM CDT Mon Jun 18 2018
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
* TEMPERATURE...High temperatures will be in the low to mid 90s
through Monday. These temperatures combined with dewpoints in
the low to mid 70s, will have heat indices peaking from 100 to
108 degrees this afternoon.
* TIMING...Through early Monday evening.
* IMPACTS...Heat illnesses due to prolonged oppressive heat and
A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are
possible. Drink plenty of water, wear light weight and loose
fitting clothing, stay in an air-conditioned room if possible,
stay out of the sun and take frequent breaks. Check up on
relatives and neighbors, especially the elderly. Children and
pets should never be left unattended in vehicles, as interiors
can reach lethal temperatures in minutes. Know the signs and
symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Heat stroke begins
when the core body temperature reaches around 104 degrees.