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Flood Warning
Issued: 11:15 AM EDT Apr. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

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




1115 am EDT Sat Apr 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Terre Haute.
* Until Friday afternoon.
* At 10:30 am Saturday the stage was 20.1 feet. This is 2.0 to 2.5
feet higher than the observations from the old legacy gauge.
* Flood stage is 16.5 feet. This is 2.5 feet higher than flood stage
from the old legacy gauge.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will rise to near 20.7 feet by late Sunday night then
begin falling. It will fall below flood stage late Thursday night.
* At 20.5 feet... flooding behind the Honey Creek levee becomes rather
extensive. Most low roads are flooded.


Lat... Lon 3960 8736 3943 8740 3930 8757 3932 8763
      3945 8747 3960 8741