WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY UNTIL MIDNIGHT–FLOOD WARNING – ILLINOIS RIVER AT PEORIA, HENRY UNTIL THURSDAY NIGHT

Knox-Stark-Peoria-Marshall-Woodford-Fulton-Tazewell-McLean-
Including the cities of Galesburg, Toulon, Peoria, Lacon, Eureka,
Canton, Pekin, Bloomington, and Normal
519 PM CST Sun Feb 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* WHAT...Mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations
  around 2 inches. Areas of freezing drizzle mixed in as well
  especially early this evening.

* WHERE...Portions of central and west central Illinois.

* WHEN...Until midnight CST tonight.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery conditions especially on
  untreated roads, bridges, and overpasses.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing drizzle will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

The latest road conditions for Illinois can be obtained on the
Internet at www.gettingaroundillinois.com.

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

  Illinois River at Henry affecting Marshall and Putnam Counties
  Illinois River at Peoria affecting Peoria...Tazewell and Woodford
  Counties
  Illinois River near Havana affecting Cass...Fulton and Mason
  Counties
  Illinois River at Beardstown affecting Brown...Cass...Morgan and
  Schuyler Counties

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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
www.weather.gov/ilx.

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ILC143-179-203-180623-
/O.EXT.KILX.FL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-190222T0600Z/
/PIAI2.1.ER.190210T0237Z.190213T0400Z.190222T0000Z.NO/
1024 AM CST Sun Feb 17 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Illinois River at Peoria.
* Until late Thursday night.
* At 945 AM Sunday the stage was 19.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Thursday evening.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...Some flooding begins to bottomland not
  protected by levees.

&&


                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 6 AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Mon    Tue    Wed

Illinois River
 Peoria            18  19.6 Sun 10 AM   19.5   19.1   18.7

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