Updated: multiple flood advisories issued
Updated 4:15 p.m.
The National Weather service has issued several flood advisories for East Central Illinois.
A flood warning is in effect for the Sangamon River at Monticello from Wednesday through Saturday.
A flood advisory is in effect for the Sugar Creek at Milford from now until Thursday morning.
A flash flood watch in in effect for DeWitt County from Wednesday night through Thursday night.
A flash flood watch is in effect for the following counties from Thursday morning through Friday morning: Piatt, Champaign, Vermilion, Macon, Moultrie, Douglas, Coles, Edgar, Shelby.
So if you come upon a flooded roadway, turn around and find another route. And if you have any outdoor items near water, bring them inside so they don't get swept away.