Crawford Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flood Warning
Statement as of 11:59 AM EDT on April 18, 2014

The Flood Warning continues for the Wabash River at Riverton. * Until Saturday afternoon. * At 11:00 am Friday the stage was 17.0 feet. * Flood stage is 15.0 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * Forecast...the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by early tomorrow. * At 18.0 feet...extensive lowland flooding is in progress. High water surrounds many river Cabins. Access to most river Cabins is by boat only. Levees begin to protect farmland. Extensive flooding of Leaverton Park occurs in Palestine, Illinois.

Lat...Lon 3913 8767 3898 8759 3885 8756 3886 8750 3899 8748 3913 8761

1059 am CDT Fri Apr 18 2014

The Flood Warning continues for the Wabash River at Hutsonville legacy Power Plant site. * Until Saturday morning. * Flood stage is 16.0 feet. * Forecast...the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 16.8 feet this afternoon. * At 16.0 feet...old Darwin Road and a few low rural roads between York and Hutsonville, Illinois begin to flood. Agricultural flooding begins along portions of the river.

Lat...Lon 3932 8763 3922 8762 3914 8768 3912 8762 3923 8754 3930 8757