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Flood Warning
Issued: 3:25 PM CDT Apr. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Embarras River at Lawrenceville.
* Until late Wednesday night.
* At 245 PM Saturday the stage was 31.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 32.5 feet by
early Monday morning. The river will fall below flood stage
Wednesday evening.
* Impact... at 33.0 feet... kelly's Lake Lane, 1160n, is inundated.



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

Embarras River
Lawrenceville 30 31.3 Sat 3 PM 32.2 32.4 31.9



Lat... Lon 3885 8786 3885 8773 3869 8759 3862 8765



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1115 am EDT Sat Apr 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Vincennes.
* Until Sunday April 28.
* At 10:45 am Saturday the stage was 16.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will rise to near 17.7 feet by Wednesday evening then
begin falling. It will fall below flood stage Saturday April 27.
* At 18.0 feet... agricultural lands and some oil fields flood.
Several township roads about 1.25 miles south of St. Francesville
and River Road between Billett Road and Lincoln Memorial bridge in
Lawrence County are flooded. Extensive flooding of Kimmell Park at
Vincennes.


Lat... Lon 3887 8750 3874 8746 3846 8764 3847 8778
      3871 8756 3886 8756




1115 am EDT Sat Apr 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Riverton.
* Until Sunday April 28.
* At 10:00 am Saturday the stage was 18.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will rise to near 19.4 feet by Tuesday evening then
begin falling. It will fall below flood stage Sunday April 28.
* At 20.0 feet... extensive flooding is in progress. Higher rural
roads begin to flood. High water isolates many river Cabins. Seep
water becomes a problem.


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




1015 am CDT Sat Apr 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Hutsonville legacy Power Plant site.
* Until Sunday April 28.
* There have been no observations in the last 24 hours.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it is forecast to crest at 20.6 feet Tuesday evening and
will fall below flood stage by Sunday April 28.
* At 20.0 feet... Leaverton Park in Palestine and park in Hutsonville
begin to flood. Agricultural flooding spreads to higher land.
Seep water is noticeable behind levees. Some elevated river
cottages are surrounded by water. Several County or township roads
east of Lincoln heritage trail between Palestine and Hutsonville in
Crawford County Illinois are impassable.


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




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