Springfield, IL (62715)

6:44 PM CDT on April 30, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Gietl Park / Northgate Subdivision | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 591 ft 39.83 °N, 89.61 °W | Updated 30 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
67.6 °F
Feels Like 67.6 °F
N
5.3
Wind Variable Wind from WNW

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.54 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1300 ft
Overcast 2200 ft
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.81 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:59 AM 7:52 PM
Waxing Crescent, 27% visible
SPECI KSPI 302320Z 15012KT 4SM TSRA BR BKN013 OVC022 21/18 A2954 RMK AO2 RAB13 TSB14 P0000 T02060183 $
Pressure 29.54 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1300 ft
Overcast 2200 ft
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.81 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:59 AM 7:52 PM
Waxing Crescent, 27% visible
SPECI KSPI 302320Z 15012KT 4SM TSRA BR BKN013 OVC022 21/18 A2954 RMK AO2 RAB13 TSB14 P0000 T02060183 $

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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 10:35 AM CDT Apr. 30, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sangamon river at Riverton.
* From Monday afternoon until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 945 am Sunday the stage was 16.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow afternoon and
continue to rise to near 23.3 feet by early Tuesday morning.The
river will fall below flood stage by Tuesday morning.



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

Sangamon river
Riverton 23 16.6 sun 10 am 22.0 23.1 21.3



Lat... Lon 3981 8943 3971 8943 3984 8959 3985 8979
      3992 8983 3990 8954




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 12:45 PM CDT Apr. 30, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of central Illinois, including the following area,
Sangamon.

* Through Monday evening

* periods of heavy rainfall are expected through this evening.
Around another 1 inch of rain is expected by midnight tonight,
with locally 1 to 2 inch amounts from stronger thunderstorms.
The heavy rain threat will diminish as a cold front moves
through during mid evening, but runoff from heavy rains will
likely continue tonight and into Monday. In addition, water is
being released from Spaulding dam at Lake Springfield. Because
of this, there is substantial flow of water in Sugar Creek
downstream of the dam.

* 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.