Olney, IL

4:36 PM CDT on April 29, 2017 (GMT -0500)
North East Olney, Il | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 479 ft 38.74 °N, 88.07 °W | Updated 31 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
81.0 °F
Feels Like 90 °F
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4.0
Wind Variable Wind from East

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.84 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 90 °F
Dew Point 80 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.97 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:56 AM 7:42 PM
Waxing Crescent, 16% visible
METAR KOLY 292115Z AUTO 13012G17KT 10SM CLR 25/23 A2984 RMK AO2 T02520229
Pressure 29.84 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 90 °F
Dew Point 80 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.97 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:56 AM 7:42 PM
Waxing Crescent, 16% visible
METAR KOLY 292115Z AUTO 13012G17KT 10SM CLR 25/23 A2984 RMK AO2 T02520229

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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 8:14 AM CDT Apr. 29, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Little Wabash River near Clay City.
* Until further notice.
* At 630 am Saturday the stage was 19.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 23.8 feet by
early Tuesday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at 22.0 feet... north Clay Road... 1 mile east of the gage is
flooded.



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

Little Wabash River
Clay City 18 19.2 Sat 6 am 21.3 23.6 23.8



Lat... Lon 3878 8846 3871 8829 3860 8820 3860 8832
      3867 8838 3870 8846


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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 4:16 PM CDT Apr. 29, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through 7 am CDT Monday
morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Illinois, east central Illinois, and
southeast Illinois, including the following areas, in central
Illinois, Christian, De Witt, Logan, Macon, McLean, Menard,
Piatt, Sangamon, and Shelby. In east central Illinois,
Champaign, Clark, Coles, Cumberland, Douglas, Edgar, Moultrie,
and Vermilion. In southeast Illinois, Clay, Crawford,
Effingham, Jasper, Lawrence, and Richland.

* Through 7 am CDT Monday morning

* periods of heavy rainfall are expected through Sunday night. By
Monday morning, a large area of 2 to 3 inches of additional rain
is expected between the Illinois River and the Indiana border
with locally 3 to 4 more inches of rain. The heaviest periods
of rain are expected this afternoon into early Sunday as well as
another period Sunday afternoon into Sunday evening as a cold
front moves through.

* In addition to potential flooding of streets and roads in
flood prone areas, area rivers and streams are also likely to
experience flooding. This would persist for several days after
the rain ends.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation,
especially if driving. Never drive across a flooded roadway. You
should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.