Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Indianapolis, IN

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WGUS83 KIND 041654
FLSIND
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
1254 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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

  Wabash River...



.Minor flooding is expected to end along the Wabash River in western
Indiana by Friday. The river will remain elevated through next week.


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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1254 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Lafayette.
* until Thursday morning.
* At 12:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 11.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow evening.
* At 12.0 feet...High water affects a few low river cabins and county
  roads.

&&

LAT...LON 4056 8673 4048 8688 4040 8709 4033 8709
      4040 8688 4054 8670

$$

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1254 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Montezuma.
* until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 11:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 14.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  after midnight tomorrow.
* At 14.0 feet...Several hundred acres of bottomlands along the right
  bank from the mouth of Sugar Creek to northern edge of Montezuma
  begin to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3997 8745 3985 8741 3977 8740 3977 8736
      3986 8734 3997 8739

$$

ILC033-101-INC083-153-051653-
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1154 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site.
* until Thursday evening.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 17.2
  feet this afternoon.
* At 18.0 feet...Seep water occurs behind levees on Indiana side.
  Hutson Creek begins to overflow from backwater.  Old Darwin Road
  and a few rural roads in eastern Clark and Crawford counties in
  Illinois are impassable.  Low agricultural land floods.

&&

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

$$

ILC033-101-INC083-153-051653-
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/RVTI3.2.ER.150609T2125Z.150627T1000Z.150806T2100Z.UU/
1254 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Riverton.
* until late Thursday night.
* At 12:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.8 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
  Thursday afternoon.
* 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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