Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1115 AM CDT SAT APR 11 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following river in
Illinois...

  Kaskaskia River at Vandalia affecting Fayette County

.This flood warning is a result of heavy rain this past week...

Safety message:  Never drive cars, trucks, or sport utility vehicles
through flooded areas.  The water may be too deep to allow for safe
passage.

This product, along with additional weather and stream information,
is available at http://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

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/VNDI2.1.ER.150411T0100Z.150411T0345Z.150411T1800Z.NO/
1115 AM CDT SAT APR 11 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Kaskaskia River at Vandalia
* until Sunday.
* At 10:00 am Saturday the stage was 18.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is near crest now and will begin a downward trend
  late tonight.
* Impact:  At FS unprotcted farmland begins to flood.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/12  04/13  04/14  04/15  04/16

Kaskaskia River
  Vandalia        18.0   17.97      15.8   11.7    9.8    8.8    8.3


&&


LAT...LON 3903 8910 3903 8906 3885 8909 3879 8919
      3882 8922



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