Flood Statement
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FLSIND
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
1032 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following rivers in
Indiana...

  East Fork White River...Muscatatuck River...Wabash River...White
  River...


.Additional lowland river flooding will develop during the early days
of May in southern Indiana.  Flooding will not be as extensive or as
high as flood waters seen during the middle of April.  Flooding will
persist from a few days to a week in southwest Indiana.

Rivers in southern Indiana were approaching bankfull levels late
Friday morning.  Much of east central Illinois and central Indiana
will receive an inch or more of rainfall during the weekend.


Precautionary/Preparedness Actions...

Motorists should never drive into flood water. Turn around and go
another way. Keep children away from flooded areas. Recreational and
agricultural interests should remain alert to changing river
conditions.

For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and
click on rivers and lakes.



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1032 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The East Fork White River at Seymour.
* until Wednesday morning.
* At  8:45 AM Friday the stage was 12.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.4 feet by this
  evening. The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday before
  midnight.
* At 13.5 feet...Lowland flood continues. Jackson County Road 700 E
  begins to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3906 8587 3893 8604 3879 8620 3877 8613
      3886 8599 3905 8583

$$

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1032 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The East Fork White River near Rivervale.
* from late Sunday night to late Tuesday night.
* At  9:30 AM Friday the stage was 14.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early Monday morning and
  continue to rise to near 20.2 feet by Monday early afternoon.  The
  river will fall below flood stage by Tuesday early afternoon.
* At 20.0 feet...Lowest agricultural lands begin to flood near
  Rivervale.

&&

LAT...LON 3880 8618 3878 8631 3882 8643 3877 8646
      3872 8631 3878 8613

$$

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1032 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Muscatatuck River at Wheeler Hollow.
* from late tonight until further notice.
* At 10:36 AM Thursday the stage was 12.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early tomorrow and continue to
  rise to near 20.5 feet by Sunday morning. additional rises are
  possible thereafter.
* At 20.0 feet...High water is noticed along the river.  Flood waters
  in a few backyards.  A few roads are flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 3878 8591 3878 8603 3880 8615 3876 8618
      3873 8605 3874 8591

$$

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/ELLI3.1.ER.160503T0300Z.160503T1800Z.160504T1800Z.NO/
1032 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Elliston.
* from Monday evening to late Wednesday night.
* At  8:50 AM Friday the stage was 15.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* At 18.0 feet...River approaching River Road north of CR 150 W in
  Greene County.  Some low lying agricultural land begins to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3913 8696 3905 8699 3900 8697 3900 8693
      3908 8694 3912 8692

$$

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/FREI3.1.ER.160501T0000Z.160501T1200Z.160506T0600Z.NO/
1032 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Edwardsport.
* from Saturday evening to Friday May 06.
* At  7:00 AM Friday the stage was 13.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* 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 3887 8715 3879 8729 3855 8726 3855 8723
      3877 8723 3885 8712

$$

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1032 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Petersburg.
* until Sunday May 08.
* At  9:30 AM Friday the stage was 14.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tonight and continue to rise
  to near 18.8 feet by Wednesday early afternoon.  The river will
  fall below flood stage by early Sunday morning.
* At 19.0 feet...Low bottomlands flood and flooding begins on higher
  bottomlands.  State Road 257 may begin to flood if Shoals gage
  reading is over 17 feet.  Private levees may be overtopped in many
  cases.

&&

LAT...LON 3856 8723 3853 8729 3855 8736 3854 8744
      3851 8744 3850 8729 3852 8722

$$

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/HAZI3.1.ER.160430T1103Z.160505T0000Z.160509T0000Z.NO/
932 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Hazleton.
* from Saturday morning to Monday May 09.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 19.1
  feet Wednesday evening.
* At 19.0 feet...Flood waters cover the Hazleton softball field.
  Pottsville Road is underwater and impassable.

&&

LAT...LON 3854 8744 3852 8755 3843 8773 3841 8773
      3844 8760 3851 8744

$$

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932 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site.
* from late Sunday night to Thursday afternoon.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 16.8
  feet early Wednesday morning.
* At 16.0 feet...Old Darwin Road and a few low rural roads between
  York and Hutsonville, Illinois begin to flood.  Agricultural
  flooding begins along portions of the river.

&&

LAT...LON 3932 8763 3922 8762 3914 8768 3912 8762
      3923 8754 3930 8757

$$

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1032 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Riverton.
* from Monday morning to Thursday afternoon.
* At 10:00 AM Friday the stage was 11.5 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 15.9 feet by Monday evening.  The river will fall
  below flood stage by Thursday morning.
* At 16.0 feet...Some agricultural lands underwater.  A few rural
  roads in Crawford County, Illinois close as water backs up Minnow
  Slough.  High water affects campground at Leaverton Park in
  Palestine.  A few private roads near the Gill Township levee in
  Sullivan County may flood.  Water level is at the top of most
  makeshift levees.

&&

LAT...LON 3913 8767 3898 8759 3885 8756 3886 8750
      3899 8748 3913 8761

$$

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932 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Mount Carmel.
* from late Sunday night to Sunday May 08.
* At  8:45 AM Friday the stage was 13.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Sunday before midnight and
  continue to rise to near 20.9 feet by early Friday morning.  The
  river will fall below flood stage by Sunday morning.
* At 21.0 feet...River Road in the Mount Carmel, Illinois area begins
  to flood.  Lowland flooding in progress.  A few local river roads
  are closed by high water.

&&

LAT...LON 3847 8777 3827 8800 3822 8800 3822 8794
      3828 8781 3846 8765

$$



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