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Flood Warning
Issued: 4:30 PM EDT Apr. 24, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Elliston.
* Until late Thursday night.
* At 8:00 am Wednesday the stage was 20.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Thursday afternoon.
* At 20.0 feet... River Road north of CR 150 W in Greene County is
flooded. Low agricultural fields flood.


Lat... Lon 3912 8692 3908 8694 3900 8693 3900 8697
      3905 8699 3913 8696




330 PM CDT Wed Apr 24 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Mount Carmel.
* Until Thursday may 02.
* At 2:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 22.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will rise to near 22.7 feet by Friday morning then
begin falling. It will fall below flood stage Wednesday may 01.
* At 22.9 feet... water begins to flow over River Road just north of
fifth street in The Mount Carmel area.


Lat... Lon 3846 8765 3828 8781 3822 8794 3822 8800
      3827 8800 3847 8777




430 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Vincennes.
* Until Saturday afternoon.
* At 3:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 17.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will rise to near 17.4 feet by this evening then
begin falling. It will fall below flood stage late Friday night.
* At 17.0 feet... considerable agricultural flooding extends from just
north of the Junction of Illinois 33 with business 50 to the St.
Francesville, Illinois area. River Road from Lincoln Memorial
bridge to Billett Rd is impassable. Extensive seep water forms
behind Illinois levees extending from Russellville to U.S. Highway
50. Flooding of agricultural land begins in Knox County Indiana
west of the Railroad extending for the Oaktown area to the north
side of Vincennes. Extensive flooding of small creek.


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




430 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Riverton.
* Until Monday evening.
* At 4:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 18.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will continue to fall to below flood stage by Monday
morning.
* At 18.5 feet... high water surrounds elevated river Cabins. County
roads to these Cabins are impassable. Agricultural flooding is in
progress. Seep water develops behind levees.


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




330 PM CDT Wed Apr 24 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Hutsonville legacy Power Plant site.
* Until Tuesday morning.
* 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 20.1 feet this evening and
will fall below flood stage by Monday evening.
* 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




330 PM CDT Wed Apr 24 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Hazleton.
* Until Friday may 03.
* 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 22.2 feet Friday evening and
will fall below flood stage by Thursday may 02.
* At 22.0 feet... in agricultural season, extensive flooding of
bottomlands and some of the higher bottomlands is in progress.
High water surrounds residents in river Cabins. Oil fields and
local roads flood.


Lat... Lon 3851 8744 3844 8760 3841 8773 3843 8773
      3852 8755 3854 8744




430 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Petersburg.
* Until Thursday may 02.
* At 3:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 21.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will rise to near 21.7 feet by Friday evening then
begin falling. It will fall below flood stage Thursday may 02.
* At 21.3 feet... State Road 257 south of Washington began to flood
during may 2008 after local rains of more than an inch on very wet
soils with Petersburg at 21.3 feet and rising and Shoals at 15.5
feet and rising.


Lat... Lon 3852 8722 3850 8729 3851 8744 3854 8744
      3855 8736 3853 8729 3856 8723




430 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Edwardsport.
* Until Sunday morning.
* At 7:00 am Wednesday the stage was 18.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Saturday evening.
* At 18.6 feet... during June 2010 and March 2011 high water... indot
closed sr 358 between sr 67 at Edwardsport to sr 57 at Plainville.
Sr 358 floods on the east side of the river between the levees.


Lat... Lon 3885 8712 3877 8723 3855 8723 3855 8726
      3879 8729 3887 8715




430 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Newberry.
* Until Thursday evening.
* At 3:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 13.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Thursday morning.
* At 13.5 feet... high water may affect CR 550 S in the Mary Long
Cutoff area.


Lat... Lon 3900 8694 3892 8700 3885 8712 3887 8715
      3894 8708 3900 8696