Gifford, IL (61847)

3:25 PM CDT on April 28, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Flatville | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 686 ft 40.24 °N, 88.06 °W | Updated 10 minutes ago

Rain
Rain
53.9 °F
Feels Like 53.9 °F
N
4.0
Wind Variable Wind from SE
Gusts 10.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.84 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 10000 ft
Dew Point 52 °F
Humidity 92%
Rainfall 0.07 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:55 AM 7:44 PM
Waxing Crescent, 8% visible
METAR KTIP 282015Z AUTO 13015G18KT 5SM VCTSRA OVC100 13/12 A2984 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT S AND SW P0001 T01310120
Pressure 29.84 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 10000 ft
Dew Point 52 °F
Humidity 92%
Rainfall 0.07 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:55 AM 7:44 PM
Waxing Crescent, 8% visible
METAR KTIP 282015Z AUTO 13015G18KT 5SM VCTSRA OVC100 13/12 A2984 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT S AND SW P0001 T01310120

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Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 2:44 PM CDT Apr. 28, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 PM CDT this evening
through 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.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Monday morning

* periods of heavy rainfall are expected over the weekend. By
Monday morning, a large area of 4 to 5 inches of rain is
expected between the Illinois River and I-57, with locally
heavier amounts around 6 inches between I-55 and I-57. Between
the I-57 corridor and the Indiana border, 3.5 to 4.5 inches are
expected. At the current time... the heaviest periods of rain are
expected Saturday afternoon into early Sunday as well as another
period Sunday night.

* 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.
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.