Jacksonville, IL

7:53 AM CDT on April 29, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Prairie Land | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning

Elev 600 ft 39.72 °N, 90.25 °W | Updated 18 seconds ago

Light Rain
Light Rain
49.6 °F
Feels Like 46 °F
N
10.0
Wind Variable Wind from East

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.89 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 800 ft
Windchill 46 °F
Dew Point 49 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.45 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:03 AM 7:53 PM
Waxing Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KIJX 291235Z AUTO 04021G26KT 2SM -RA OVC008 10/09 A2989 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SE AND S P0005 T00970091
Pressure 29.89 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 800 ft
Windchill 46 °F
Dew Point 49 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.45 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:03 AM 7:53 PM
Waxing Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KIJX 291235Z AUTO 04021G26KT 2SM -RA OVC008 10/09 A2989 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SE AND S P0005 T00970091

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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:37 PM CDT Apr. 28, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Illinois River at Beardstown.
* Until further notice.
* At 845 PM Friday the stage was 15.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 28.5 feet by
early Sunday morning. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 28.0 feet... portions of Route 100 are closed due to
floodwaters. When down, the bnsf Railroad bridge across the
Illinois River acts as dam. Big Lake levee is overtopped.



                  Fld observed forecast 6 am
location stg stg day time Sat sun Mon

Illinois River
Beardstown 14 15.7 Fri 9 PM 16.1 19.0 21.7



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


Ejl


936 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Illinois River at Meredosia
* from Monday morning until further notice.
* At 8:30 PM Friday the stage was 14.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage Monday morning
and continue to rise to near 25.8 feet Friday evening.
Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact: at 26.0 feet... damage begins to buildings in Meredosia.
* Impact: at 25.7 feet... cemetary Road begins flooding west of old
Naples Road.
* Impact: at 25.4 feet... flood fighting begins at Little Creek Lake
and dam.
* Impact: at 25.0 feet... Smith Lake Road is flooded south of
Meredosia.
* Impact: at 24.7 feet... County roads 1625e and 1675e begin to flood
northwest of Meredosia.
* Impact: at 24.0 feet... kochs Lane east of Shady Acres begins
flooding.
* Impact: at 23.0 feet... flood fighting activities begin at Big Swan
Lake and dam.
* Impact: at 22.4 feet... Meredosia Lake Road overtopped.
* Impact: at 22.2 feet... low roads in Florence overtopped.
* Impact: at 22.0 feet... cargill company in Florence begins flood
fighting activities. Also, unloading operations are shut down at
the ameren Power Plant.
* Impact: at 21.0 feet... Chambers Road south of Naples floods at
mauvaise terre creek near this level.
* Impact: at 20.0 feet... beach Road just north of Shady Acres floods
near this height.
* Impact: at 18.0 feet... city of Meredosia plugs storm sewer outlets.
* Impact: at 17.4 feet... Meredosia boat dock floods.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 04/29 04/30 05/01 05/02 05/03

Illinois River
Meredosia 17.0 14.20 14.1 14.4 17.0 19.8 22.2




Lat... Lon 3988 9063 3988 9051 3977 9053 3977 9067