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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
835 PM CST WED DEC 24 2014

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Illinois...

  Little Wabash River near Clay City affecting Clay and Richland
  Counties

The following forecasts are based on observed precipitation, soil
moisture conditions, and forecast precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate
route. Turn around, don`t drown.

Additional river and weather information is available at
www.weather.gov/ilx.

&&

ILC025-159-251635-
/O.EXT.KILX.FL.W.0047.141225T0302Z-141229T2000Z/
/CLAI2.1.ER.141225T0302Z.141227T0000Z.141229T1400Z.NO/
835 PM CST WED DEC 24 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Wabash River near Clay City.
* From this evening until Monday afternoon.
* At  745 PM Wednesday the stage was 17.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tonight and continue to rise
  to near 19.5 feet by Friday evening.The river will fall below flood
  stage by Monday morning.
* 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.

&&

                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 6AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Thu    Fri    Sat

Little Wabash River
 Clay City         18  17.9 Wed 8 PM    18.7   19.4   19.5

&&

LAT...LON 3878 8846 3871 8829 3860 8820 3860 8832
      3867 8838 3870 8846

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
404 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

INZ021-028>031-035>049-051>057-060>065-067>072-251100-
CARROLL-WARREN-TIPPECANOE-CLINTON-HOWARD-FOUNTAIN-MONTGOMERY-
BOONE-TIPTON-HAMILTON-MADISON-DELAWARE-RANDOLPH-VERMILLION-PARKE-
PUTNAM-HENDRICKS-MARION-HANCOCK-HENRY-VIGO-CLAY-OWEN-MORGAN-
JOHNSON-SHELBY-RUSH-SULLIVAN-GREENE-MONROE-BROWN-BARTHOLOMEW-
DECATUR-KNOX-DAVIESS-MARTIN-LAWRENCE-JACKSON-JENNINGS-
404 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

OUTLOOK: THERE WILL BE A CHANCE OF MIXED RAIN AND SNOW TONIGHT.
LITTLE IF ANY ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED.

HAZARDS: SNOW...BUT LITTLE IF ANY ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED.

TIMING: MAINLY THIS EVENING.

DISCUSSION: RAIN WILL BECOME MIXED WITH OR CHANGE TO LIGHT SNOW. A
LIGHT DUSTING IS POSSIBLE ON GRASSY AREAS. WIND GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
ARE POSSIBLE THIS EVENING AS STRONG LOW PRESSURE PASSES THROUGH
THE REGION AND COLDER AIR IS DRAWN INTO THE HOOSIER STATE FROM THE
WEST.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

OUTLOOK: DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. RAIN IS
POSSIBLE SATURDAY AND MIXED PRECIPITATION IS POSSIBLE SUNDAY.
THIS WILL BE FOLLOWED BY A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AROUND
TUESDAY.

DISCUSSION: A COLD FRONT WILL DRIFT SOUTH ACROSS INDIANA SATURDAY
AND THEN TEMPORARILY STALL ACROSS KENTUCKY SUNDAY AS A WEAK AREA OF
LOW PRESSURE MOVES EAST ALONG THE FRONT. COLD HIGH PRESSURE WILL
DOMINATE OUR WEATHER MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. HOWEVER A WEAK
UPPER DISTURBANCE MAY PRODUCE A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AROUND TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

&&

MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/IND (ALL
LOWERCASE)

$$
JH

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
444 AM EST WED DEC 24 2014

INZ003>005-012>016-020-022>024-MIZ077>079-250945-
LA PORTE-ST. JOSEPH IN-ELKHART-STARKE-PULASKI-MARSHALL-FULTON IN-
KOSCIUSKO-WHITE-CASS IN-MIAMI-WABASH-BERRIEN-CASS MI-ST. JOSEPH MI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MICHIGAN CITY...LA PORTE...SOUTH BEND...
MISHAWAKA...ELKHART...GOSHEN...KNOX...NORTH JUDSON...WINAMAC...
FRANCESVILLE...PLYMOUTH...BREMEN...ROCHESTER...WARSAW...
WINONA LAKE...MONTICELLO...BROOKSTON...LOGANSPORT...PERU...WABASH...
NORTH MANCHESTER...NILES...BENTON HARBOR...ST. JOSEPH...BUCHANAN...
DOWAGIAC...CASSOPOLIS...STURGIS...THREE RIVERS
444 AM EST WED DEC 24 2014 /344 AM CST WED DEC 24 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN INDIANA
AND SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

RAIN IS EXPECTED TO MIX WITH AND CHANGE TO SNOW FROM WEST TO EAST
FROM THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT. THERE IS STILL UNCERTAINTY
REGARDING THE TIMING OF THE CHANGEOVER FROM RAIN TO SNOW WHICH
WILL IMPACT SNOW AMOUNTS. CURRENT INDICATIONS SUGGEST THAT
SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS WILL RANGE FROM A DUSTING TO AROUND 3
INCHES...WITH THE BEST CHANCE OF SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AT THE HIGHER
END OF THIS RANGE ACROSS NORTHWEST INDIANA INTO SOUTHWEST LOWER
MICHIGAN. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF
THE AREA. PLEASE REFERENCE THE PRODUCT INDWSWIWX FOR ADDITIONAL
DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER REPORTS OF SNOW ACCUMULATION WILL BE APPRECIATED LATE
THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...OR
CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/IWX

$$


Hydrologic Outlook


HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
ILC147-251319-


HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
719 AM CST WED DEC 24 2014

This hydrologic outlook includes the following rivers:

Sangamon River...

The following river information is based on future predicted
rainfall. The exact amount, intensity, timing, and location of the
rain that will occur is still uncertain. These outlook stages are
provided to show what may be expected if the forecast precipitation
occurs. Once there is more certainty about the river forecasts, a
flood warning or statement will be issued if the threat materializes.

For the Sangamon River at Monticello...the latest stage is 9.1 feet
at 6 AM Wednesday. Flood stage is 13.0 feet. No flooding is forecast.
At 13.0 feet...Flooding of agricultural areas begins.

&&


                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 6AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Thu    Fri    Sat

Sangamon River
 Monticello        13   9.1 Wed 6 AM    11.1   11.9   11.9



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