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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
902 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana...

  Patoka River near Princeton affecting Gibson County

.The river will continue to fall...and should be below flood stage
by tonight.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...

Never drive cars...trucks or sport utility vehicles through flooded
areas. The water may be too deep to allow safe passage. Never allow
children to play in or near flood waters. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio or your local media for further statements and possible updated
forecasts.

Additional information is available at
http://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=pah /lower case/

&&

INC051-180900-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0021.000000T0000Z-140418T0900Z/
/PNTI3.3.ER.140407T0135Z.140410T1745Z.140418T0300Z.NO/
902 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Patoka River near Princeton.
* until late tonight.
* At  8:45 AM Thursday the stage was 18.6 feet.
* Flood Stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tonight.

&&

LAT...LON 3842 8770 3839 8771 3837 8747 3836 8741
      3839 8741 3843 8747

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
813 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...Indiana...

  Wabash River at New Harmony affecting Gallatin...Wabash...White...
  Gibson and Posey Counties

.The Wabash River will continue to fall...and should fall below flood
stage by the end of the weekend.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...

Never drive cars...trucks or sport utility vehicles through flooded
areas. The water may be too deep to allow safe passage. Never allow
children to play in or near flood waters. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio or your local media for further statements and possible updated
forecasts.

Additional information is available at
http://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=pah /lower case/

&&

ILC059-185-193-INC051-129-181713-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-140420T1048Z/
/NHRI3.1.ER.140405T0700Z.140412T1945Z.140420T0448Z.NO/
813 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Wabash River at New Harmony.
* until late Saturday night.
* At  7:30 AM Thursday the stage was 18.2 feet.
* Flood Stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Saturday before midnight.
* Impact...At 19.0 Feet...Surrounding bottomland is flooded.  Harmonie
  State Park is closed.

&&

LAT...LON 3816 8799 3789 8810 3780 8809 3781 8801
      3797 8799 3815 8790

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
801 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...

  Little Wabash River at Carmi affecting Gallatin...Wayne and White
  Counties

.The Little Wabash River will continue to fall...and should fall below
flood stage by the end of the weekend.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...

Never drive cars...trucks or sport utility vehicles through flooded
areas. The water may be too deep to allow safe passage. Never allow
children to play in or near flood waters. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio or your local media for further statements and possible updated
forecasts.

Additional information is available at
http://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=pah /lower case/

&&

ILC059-191-193-181701-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-140420T1559Z/
/CARI2.2.ER.140404T1550Z.140411T2130Z.140420T0959Z.NO/
801 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Little Wabash River at Carmi.
* until Sunday morning.
* At  7:30 AM Thursday the stage was 30.3 feet.
* Flood Stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 32.0 Feet...Flood waters flow up McHenry slough and
  areas near Route 1 and 14 in Carmi begin to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3826 8816 3801 8828 3791 8812 3793 8808
      3804 8813 3825 8802

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
635 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following rivers in
western and southern 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.  Watch for debris on previously flooded roads.

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.

&&

ILC185-INC027-051-083-125-181035-
/O.CON.KIND.FL.W.0102.000000T0000Z-140418T1200Z/
/PTRI3.2.ER.140403T2203Z.140411T0115Z.140418T0000Z.NO/
635 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Petersburg.
* until Friday morning.
* At  5:30 AM Thursday the stage was 17.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* At 18.0 feet...Lowland flooding begins to flood several Pike County
  roads.  Many of the following county roads begin to flood around
  this level...east of SR 57 include CR 750N...CR 600N and CR 1000E.
  Pike county road subject to flooding west of SR 57 include...CR 250
  W...CR 400W...CR 675N...CR 700 N...CR  1000w...CR 900W...CR 700W
  and CR 775W.

&&

LAT...LON 3855 8726 3855 8739 3854 8744 3851 8744
      3850 8727 3855 8723

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
635 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following rivers in
western and southern 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.  Watch for debris on previously flooded roads.

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-INC083-153-181034-
/O.CON.KIND.FL.W.0108.000000T0000Z-140419T0843Z/
/HUTI2.1.ER.000000T0000Z.140417T1200Z.140418T2043Z.NO/
535 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site.
* until late Friday night.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 19.0
  feet this morning.
* At 20.0 feet...Leaverton Park in Palestine and park in Hutsonville
  begins to flood.  Agricultural flooding spreads to higher land.
  Seep water is noticeable behind levees.  Some elevated river
  cottages are surrounded by water.  Several county or township roads
  east of Lincoln Heritage Trail between Palestine and Hutsonville in
  Crawford County Illinois are impassable.

&&

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

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
635 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following rivers in
western and southern 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.  Watch for debris on previously flooded roads.

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-INC083-153-181034-
/O.CON.KIND.FL.W.0109.000000T0000Z-140419T1048Z/
/RVTI3.1.ER.140404T0902Z.140413T1600Z.140418T2248Z.NO/
635 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Riverton.
* until Saturday morning.
* At  6:00 AM Thursday the stage was 18.1 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
  tomorrow evening.
* 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

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
635 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following rivers in
western and southern 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.  Watch for debris on previously flooded roads.

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.

&&

ILC101-185-INC083-180600-
/O.CON.KIND.FL.W.0110.000000T0000Z-140418T0600Z/
/VCNI3.1.ER.140405T0037Z.140409T1430Z.140417T1800Z.UU/
635 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Vincennes.
* until late tonight.
* At  5:45 AM Thursday the stage was 16.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  this afternoon.
* At 17.0 feet...Considerable agricultural flooding extends from just
  north of the junction of Illinois 33 with Business 50 to the St.
  Francesville, Illinois area.  River Road from Lincoln Memorial
  Bridge to Billett Rd is impassable.  Extensive seep water forms
  behind Illinois levees extending from Russellville to U.S. Highway
  50.  Flooding of agricultural land begins in Knox County Indiana
  west of the railroad extending for the Oaktown area to the
  northside of Vincennes.  Extensive flooding of Small Creek.

&&

LAT...LON 3886 8756 3871 8756 3847 8778 3846 8764
      3874 8746 3887 8750

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
635 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following rivers in
western and southern 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.  Watch for debris on previously flooded roads.

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.

&&

ILC047-059-185-193-INC051-083-129-181034-
/O.CON.KIND.FL.W.0111.000000T0000Z-140420T0148Z/
/MCRI2.2.ER.140404T2351Z.140411T1700Z.140419T1348Z.NO/
535 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Mount Carmel.
* until Saturday evening.
* At  4:45 AM Thursday the stage was 23.4 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
  Saturday morning.
* At 23.4 feet...During June 2010 high water...backwater from the
  Wabash River was not detected at the Princeton gage site on the
  Patoka River.

&&

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

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
635 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following rivers in
western and southern 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.  Watch for debris on previously flooded roads.

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.

&&

ILC185-INC051-083-181035-
/O.CON.KIND.FL.W.0103.000000T0000Z-140419T0120Z/
/HAZI3.2.ER.000000T0000Z.140411T0930Z.140418T1320Z.NO/
535 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Hazleton.
* until Friday evening.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 19.4
  feet this morning.
* 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

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
531 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

INZ051-060-067-182145-
VIGO-SULLIVAN-KNOX-
531 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

OUTLOOK: RIVER FLOODING WILL CONTINUE FOR PORTIONS OF THE WABASH
AND WHITE RIVERS.

HAZARDS: RIVER FLOODING.

TIMING: CONTINUING.

DISCUSSION: A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS OUR REGION LATE
TONIGHT. AN ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWER IS POSSIBLE ACROSS OUR WEST AND
NORTH LATE TONIGHT. PLEASE SEE THE LATEST FLOOD STATEMENTS FOR
INFORMATION REGARDING REMAINING RIVER FLOODING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

OUTLOOK: RIVER FLOODING WILL BE ENDING THIS WEEKEND OR EARLIER.
THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE
STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BE SEVERE AT THIS TIME...BUT CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING IS POSSIBLE WITH ANY THUNDERSTORM.

DISCUSSION: A WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING A SMALL CHANCE
OF SHOWERS TO CENTRAL INDIANA FRIDAY. THEN HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD IN FOR THE WEEKEND WITH DRY CONDITIONS AND NEAR NORMAL
TEMPERATURES. SHOWERS WILL AGAIN BE POSSIBLE EARLY NEXT WEEK WITH
ANOTHER WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM. A FEW RUMBLES OF THUNDER
POSSIBLE MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

&&

MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/IND (ALL
LOWERCASE)

$$

SMF

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