Flood advisories issued for East Central Illinois

Flood advisories issued for East Central Illinois

A flash flood watch remains in effect for East Central Illinois until Saturday night.

A flood warning has been issued for the Sangamon River at Monticello from Sunday morning to Wednesday morning.  As of Friday morning, the river level was one foot below flood stage, and it's expected to reach flood stage by Friday night.

If you come upon a flooded roadway, turn around and find another route.  Also be sure to secure any items that are near a waterway.

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