Sparta, IL

7:36 PM CDT on May 25, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Sparta Community-Hunter | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning

Elev 538 ft 38.15 °N, 89.70 °W | Updated 21 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
72 °F
Feels Like 72 °F
N
4
Wind Variable Wind from SW

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.73 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 50 °F
Humidity 46%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:40 AM 8:11 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KSAR 260015Z AUTO 23003KT 10SM CLR 23/10 A2973 RMK AO2 T02250102
Pressure 29.73 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 50 °F
Humidity 46%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:40 AM 8:11 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KSAR 260015Z AUTO 23003KT 10SM CLR 23/10 A2973 RMK AO2 T02250102

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Flood Warning
Issued: 11:28 AM CDT May. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Chester
* until further notice.
* At 11:00 am Thursday the stage was 33.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to remain steady near 33.0 feet this
afternoon. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact: at 33.0 feet... within a foot of this height, Highway a is
closed between County roads 448 and 460 at Wittenberg in southern
Perry County.
* Impact: at 32.5 feet... the Road at Fort Gage farm begins flooding
at Menard correctional center.
* Impact: at 31.5 feet... in Perry County, Highway E is closed between
County Road 322 and levee Road (county Road 354) at Bois Brule
creek.
* Impact: at 28.0 feet... unleveed islands near Chester and the Prison
Farm floods.
* Impact: at 27.0 feet... flood stage. Unprotected farmland on right
bank begins to flood.
* Impact: at 25.0 feet... Degognia Fountain Bluff levee gates are
closed.

                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 05/26 05/27 05/28 05/29 05/30

Mississippi River
Chester 27.0 32.97 33.0 32.7 32.0 31.0 30.0




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