Sidell, IL (61876)

8:35 PM CDT on April 29, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Walker Farms | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 211 ft 39.91 °N, 88.00 °W | Updated 2 minutes ago

Rain
Rain
59.9 °F
Feels Like 59.9 °F
N
4.7
Wind Variable Wind from SE

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.86 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1300 ft
Mostly Cloudy 6000 ft
Overcast 10000 ft
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 1.62 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:53 AM 7:44 PM
Waxing Crescent, 18% visible
METAR KDNV 300115Z AUTO 11013KT 4SM -RA SCT013 BKN060 OVC100 14/14 A2986 RMK AO2 P0014 T01380135
Pressure 29.86 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1300 ft
Mostly Cloudy 6000 ft
Overcast 10000 ft
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 1.62 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:53 AM 7:44 PM
Waxing Crescent, 18% visible
METAR KDNV 300115Z AUTO 11013KT 4SM -RA SCT013 BKN060 OVC100 14/14 A2986 RMK AO2 P0014 T01380135

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Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 8:19 PM CDT Apr. 29, 2017 – National Weather Service

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 1245 am CDT for
Edgar... Piatt... Vermilion... Champaign and Douglas counties...

At 817 PM CDT, local law enforcement reported flash flooding in
Douglas County. Route 45 near Tuscola was closed due to high water.
While there will be some breaks in the rainfall, periods of moderate
rain this evening, combined with previous heavy rainfall, will cause
a continued flash flood threat. Flash flooding is already occurring.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 57 between mile markers 202 and 257.
Interstate 72 between mile markers 157 and 182.
Interstate 74 between mile markers 161 and 220.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


Lat... Lon 3948 8796 3969 8797 3968 8806 3965 8806
      3965 8847 3979 8847 3980 8874 4010 8874
      4010 8869 4016 8868 4028 8857 4028 8846
      4040 8846 4040 8794 4049 8793 4049 8753
      3948 8754


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438 am CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Vermilion river near Danville.
* From Sunday morning until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 345 am Saturday the stage was 5.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning and continue
to rise to near 26.0 feet by Monday afternoon.The river will fall
below flood stage by Wednesday morning.
* Impact... at 26.0 feet... flooding begins downstream in Eugene and
Cayuga Indiana.



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

Vermilion river
Danville 18 5.5 Sat 4 am 17.6 25.4 23.1



Lat... Lon 4015 8776 4015 8760 4001 8744 3990 8744
      4008 8763 4008 8776


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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.