Closings: Schools, churches, day-cares and businesses
Flood Warning
Areas affected:
Clinton, IL; Fayette, IL

ILC027-230314-
/O.EXT.KLSX.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-190129T0600Z/
/CRLI2.1.ER.190109T0815Z.190120T1430Z.190128T0600Z.UU/
914 PM CST Mon Jan 21 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Kaskaskia River at Carlyle TW
* until Tuesday January 29.
* At 9:00 PM Monday the stage was 424.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 423.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to continue falling to below flood stage by
early Monday morning.
* Impact: At 424.5 feet…Some cabins just below the dam are
inundated.
* Impact: At 423.5 feet…FLOOD STAGE. Rural damage begins.
Township roads in Covington become inundated.
* Impact: At 421.0 feet…Left bank in vicinity of the gage overflows
with minor flooding of park lands.


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Fld Latest 6 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION Stg Obs Stg 01/22 01/23 01/24 01/25 01/26

Kaskaskia River
Carlyle TW 423.5 424.74 424.7 424.7 424.5 424.3 423.9


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LAT…LON 3862 8936 3861 8933 3851 8937 3849 8942
3854 8942



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Flood Warning
Areas affected:
Clinton, IL; Fayette, IL

ILC051-230314-
/O.EXT.KLSX.FL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-190127T0800Z/
/VNDI2.1.ER.190121T1330Z.190124T1200Z.190126T0800Z.NO/
914 PM CST Mon Jan 21 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Kaskaskia River at Vandalia
* until late Saturday night.
* At 9:00 PM Monday the stage was 18.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to crest near 19.9 feet by Thursday morning,
then fall below flood stage early Saturday morning.
* Impact: At 19.2 feet…State Highway J just east of County Road 206
begins to flood near this height.
* Impact: At 18.0 feet…Flood Stage. Minor flooding begins.
Unprotected farmland begins to flood.

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Fld Latest 6 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION Stg Obs Stg 01/22 01/23 01/24 01/25 01/26

Kaskaskia River
Vandalia 18.0 18.18 17.9 17.6 19.9 19.2 17.8


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LAT…LON 3903 8910 3903 8906 3885 8909 3879 8919
3882 8922



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