Peoria Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 8:42 AM CDT Apr. 30, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Marshall County in central Illinois...
Woodford County in central Illinois...
Tazewell County in central Illinois...
Peoria County in central Illinois...

* until 245 PM CDT Sunday

* at 837 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated that up to three inches of
rain have already fallen. Additional rain is possible. Also, water
has been reported by law enforcement and emergency managers over
numerous roads with Road closures.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Peoria, Pekin, Eureka, Lacon, East Peoria, Morton, Washington,
Bartonville, Chillicothe, Creve Coeur, West Peoria, Metamora,
Germantown Hills, Marquette Heights, El Paso, Tremont, Elmwood,
Minonk, Roanoke and Bellevue.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 155 between mile markers 12 and 31.
Interstate 39 between mile markers 10 and 40.
Interstate 474 between mile markers 0 and 14.
Interstate 74 between mile markers 68 and 117.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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


Lat... Lon 4110 8935 4110 8905 4093 8905 4092 8893
      4075 8893 4075 8899 4067 8898 4066 8904
      4063 8904 4059 8927 4033 8926 4032 8971
      4044 8972 4044 8991 4058 8987 4062 8988
      4063 8999 4097 8999 4097 8964 4115 8964


Goetsch


740 am CDT sun Apr 30 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Illinois River near Peoria.
* From Monday morning until further notice.
* At 645 am Sunday the stage was 16.5 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 26.5 feet by Thursday evening.
* Impact... at 26.5 feet... several houses in Rome and Chillicothe
become isolated. Homes on sunset Dr. Between north Ave. And Collins
Ave... 4 miles SSW of Bay View gardens... are surrounded by water. In
Spring Bay... North Lake street from Missouri St. To Zimmerman Rd.
Is flooded.



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

Illinois River
Peoria 18 16.5 sun 7 am 18.0 20.7 23.9



Lat... Lon 4093 8952 4093 8941 4062 8957 4047 8980
      4053 8988 4068 8965




740 am CDT sun Apr 30 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Illinois River near Peoria.
* From Monday morning until further notice.
* At 645 am Sunday the stage was 16.5 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 26.5 feet by Thursday evening.
* Impact... at 26.5 feet... several houses in Rome and Chillicothe
become isolated. Homes on sunset Dr. Between north Ave. And Collins
Ave... 4 miles SSW of Bay View gardens... are surrounded by water. In
Spring Bay... North Lake street from Missouri St. To Zimmerman Rd.
Is flooded.



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

Illinois River
Peoria 18 16.5 sun 7 am 18.0 20.7 23.9



Lat... Lon 4093 8952 4093 8941 4062 8957 4047 8980
      4053 8988 4068 8965