Flood Warnings In Effect For Keithsburg And Lock And Dam 17

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT NEW BOSTON LD17. * UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. * AT 4:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.4 FEET… AND RISING. * FLOOD STAGE IS 15 FEET. * MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MAJOR FLOODING IS FORECAST. * FORECAST… RISE TO 21.0 FEET SUNDAY… THEN BEGIN FALLING. * IMPACT… AT 21 FEET… THE LAKE ODESSA LEVEE OVERTOPS.

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT KEITHSBURG. * UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. * AT 4:30 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.1 FEET… AND RISING. * FLOOD STAGE IS 14 FEET. * MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MAJOR FLOODING IS FORECAST. * FORECAST… RISE TO 19.7 FEET SUNDAY… THEN BEGIN FALLING. * IMPACT… AT 20 FEET… WATER AFFECTS THE ILLINOIS POWER FACILITIES ALONG MARINA DRIVE IN OQUAWKA.