Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
752 PM CDT Wed Aug 5 2020

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Illinois...

  Embarras River at Lawrenceville affecting Lawrence County

.The following forecasts are based on observed precipitation, soil
moisture conditions, and forecast precipitation.


If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate
route. Turn around, don`t drown.

Additional river and weather information is available at


752 PM CDT Wed Aug 5 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Embarras River at Lawrenceville.
* Until Friday afternoon.
* At 645 PM Wednesday the stage was 32.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 30 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Friday morning.
* Impact...At 33 feet...Kelly`s Lake Lane, 1160N, is inundated.


                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 6 AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Thu    Fri    Sat

Embarras River
 Lawrenceville     30  32.5 Wed 7 PM    32.2   30.4   27.1


LAT...LON 3885 8786 3885 8773 3869 8759 3862 8765