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Flood Warning
Issued: 2:41 PM EST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Edwardsport.
* Until Friday March 01.
* At 1:00 PM Friday the stage was 14.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Monday morning and continue to
rise to near 15.5 feet by late Monday night. It will fall below
flood stage by Friday March 01.
* At 16.0 feet... old Vincennes Road and residential property in this
area begin to flood. Flooding of low agricultural fields occurs
along portions of the river.


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




141 PM CST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Mount Carmel.
* Until further notice.
* At 12:45 PM Friday the stage was 23.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will continue to fall.
* At 23.9 feet... extensive lowland flooding in progress. In Wabash
County Illinois, south division street and 1.5 miles of CR 1280 E
remain flooded. High water blocks access to Cabins along south
division street and some nearby oil fields.


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




141 PM CST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Hazleton.
* Until further notice.
* 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 21.4 feet this evening.
* 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




241 PM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Petersburg.
* Until Monday March 04.
* At 1:30 PM Friday the stage was 20.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will rise to near 20.7 feet by this evening then
begin falling. It will fall below flood stage Monday March 04.
* At 20.9 feet... during June 2010 State Road 257 south of Washington
began to flood at this crest level at Petersburg after Shoals
crested at 18.19 feet. About a week later Petersburg crested at
21.34 feet... about one half foot higher... but the water did not
reach State Road 257 after Shoals crested at 15.59 feet... about 2.5
feet lower. Lost River did not contribute much water during this
June flood and locally it was not extremely wet.


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




942 am CST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at New Harmony
* until further notice.
* At 8:30 am Friday the stage was 18.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage of 18.1 feet
by tomorrow morning.
* Impact... at 19.0 feet... Harmonie State Park is closed. Surrounding
bottomland is flooded.


Lat... Lon 3816 8799 3815 8790 3797 8799 3781 8801
      3780 8809 3789 8810



941 am CST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Patoka river near Princeton
* until further notice.
* At 8:45 am Friday the stage was 19.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 20.7 feet by
Wednesday evening then begin falling.
* Impact... at 22.0 feet... flooding affects mainly farmland. Seasonal
camping trailers closest to the river become inundated.


Lat... Lon 3842 8770 3843 8747 3839 8741 3836 8741
      3837 8747 3839 8771