Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Indianapolis, IN

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WGUS83 KIND 181559
FLSIND
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
1159 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

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

  Wabash River...White River...




.River flooding will end across western and southwest Indiana by
Monday morning. High river levels will persist into the fourth week
of April.


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. From
the blue menu bar on the left side of the page...click on rivers and
lakes.

&&

ILC033-101-INC083-153-191342-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0108.000000T0000Z-140419T1342Z/
/HUTI2.1.ER.000000T0000Z.140418T1800Z.140419T0142Z.NO/
1059 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site.
* until Saturday morning.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 16.8
  feet this afternoon.
* 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

$$

ILC033-101-INC083-153-191559-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0109.000000T0000Z-140419T2040Z/
/RVTI3.1.ER.140404T0902Z.140413T1600Z.140419T0840Z.NO/
1159 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Riverton.
* until Saturday afternoon.
* At 11:00 AM Friday the stage was 17.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early tomorrow.
* At 18.0 feet...Extensive lowland flooding is in progress.  High
  water surrounds many river cabins.  Access to most river cabins is
  by boat only.  Levees begin to protect farmland.  Extensive
  flooding of Leaverton Park occurs in Palestine, Illinois.

&&

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

$$

ILC047-059-185-193-INC051-083-129-191558-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0111.000000T0000Z-140420T0000Z/
/MCRI2.2.ER.140404T2351Z.140411T1700Z.140419T1200Z.NO/
1059 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Mount Carmel.
* until Saturday evening.
* At  9:45 AM Friday the stage was 21.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow 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.  During June 2010...backwater from the
  Wabash River was noted on the Bon Pas river gage near Browns
  Illinois.

&&

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

$$

ILC185-INC051-083-181629-
/O.CAN.KIND.FL.W.0103.000000T0000Z-140419T0120Z/
/HAZI3.2.ER.000000T0000Z.140411T0930Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1059 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The White River at Hazleton.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast below flood stage with a maximum
  value of 14.9 feet this afternoon.
* At 14.0 feet...Flooding of the agricultural lands begin in the
  Hazleton area.

&&

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

$$



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