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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:02 PM CST Jan. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Mount Carmel.
* From Thursday afternoon until further notice.
* At 8:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 17.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Thursday afternoon and
continue to rise to near 23.5 feet by Thursday January 31.
* 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




1102 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Vincennes.
* From Thursday evening to Saturday February 02.
* At 10:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 11.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Thursday evening and continue
to rise to near 18.3 feet by Wednesday January 30. It will fall
below flood stage by Saturday February 02.
* 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




1102 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Riverton.
* From late tonight until further notice.
* At 10:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 14.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by late tonight and continue to
rise to near 19.8 feet by Tuesday afternoon.
* 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




1002 PM CST Wed Jan 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Hutsonville legacy Power Plant site.
* From Thursday morning 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 21.0 feet Tuesday morning and
will rise above flood stage by Thursday morning.
* At 22.0 feet... river Cabins become isolated. Basement flooding
begins in Hutsonville. Extensive agricultural flooding is in
progress. Higher Illinois rural roads in eastern Clark and
Crawford counties flood.


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




1002 PM CST Wed Jan 23 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 21.9 feet Wednesday January
30.
* 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




1102 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Petersburg.
* Until further notice.
* At 10:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 18.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will continue rising to near 21.9 feet by Tuesday
afternoon then begin falling.
* 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




1102 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Edwardsport.
* Until Thursday January 31.
* At 1:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 12.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Thursday morning and continue
to rise to near 19.3 feet by Sunday morning. It will fall below
flood stage by Wednesday January 30.
* 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




1102 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Newberry.
* From Thursday evening to Tuesday afternoon.
* At 10:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 12.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Thursday evening and continue
to rise to near 15.5 feet by Saturday morning. It will fall below
flood stage by late Monday night.
* At 16.0 feet... higher bottomlands begin to flood.


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




1102 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Elliston.
* From Thursday afternoon to Tuesday evening.
* At 8:00 am Wednesday the stage was 13.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Thursday afternoon and
continue to rise to near 22.3 feet by Saturday afternoon. It will
fall below flood stage by Tuesday morning.
* At 23.0 feet... extensive flooding of agricultural lands begin.


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