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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
942 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Illinois...
  Little Wabash River near Clay City affecting Clay and Richland
  Counties

The following forecasts are based on observed precipitation, soil
moisture conditions, and forecast precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate
route. Turn around, don`t drown.

Additional river and weather information is available at
www.weather.gov/ilx.

&&

ILC025-159-241642-
/O.CON.KILX.FL.W.0038.000000T0000Z-170525T0600Z/
/CLAI2.1.ER.170522T0707Z.170524T0145Z.170525T0000Z.NO/
942 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Wabash River near Clay City.
* Until late Wednesday night.
* At  845 PM Tuesday the stage was 18.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At 18.5 feet...Wilcox Bridge Lane floods just east of the
  Little Wabash River near the gage location. Blueflower Lane
  southeast of the gage begins to flood.

&&


                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 6AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Wed    Thu    Fri

Little Wabash River
 Clay City         18  18.3 Tue 9 PM    18.2   17.1   13.1


&&

LAT...LON 3878 8846 3871 8829 3860 8820 3860 8832
      3867 8838 3870 8846

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Paducah Kentucky
926 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...
  Little Wabash River at Carmi affecting Gallatin...Wayne and White
  Counties

.Water levels continue to slowly fall along portions of the Little
Wabash River with minor flood conditions persisting into the holiday
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/

&&

ILC059-191-193-250626-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0022.000000T0000Z-170528T1200Z/
/CARI2.3.ER.170429T1654Z.170508T1200Z.170528T0600Z.NO/
926 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Little Wabash River at Carmi
* until Sunday morning.
* At  8:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 29.9 feet.
* Flood Stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Sunday morning.

&&

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

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
804 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Indiana...

  Kankakee River at Shelby affecting Lake and Newton Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...If you encounter a flooded roadway...turn around and
find an alternate route.

&&

INC089-111-241504-
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0086.000000T0000Z-170528T0000Z/
/SLBI3.1.ER.170523T1945Z.170526T0600Z.170527T1800Z.NO/
804 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kankakee River at Shelby.
* until Saturday evening.
* At  745 PM Tuesday the stage was 9.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 9.3 feet by early
  Friday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Saturday
  afternoon.
* Impact...At 9.0 feet...Lowland agricultural flooding begins.

&&

LAT...LON 4118 8722 4111 8753 4121 8756 4127 8727


$$

RC

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1228 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

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

  Wabash River...


.Lowland river flooding continued along the Wabash River in western
Indiana from Lafayette to near Vincennes early Tuesday afternoon.
The latest crest was approaching Covington.  This crest will flatten
out as it moves downstream.  The current high water is not nearly as
extensive as experienced during the first half of May.

Additional rain on Wednesday and Thursday will prolong high water
along the Wabash River.  Flooding in the Hutsonville, Illinois and
Riverton, Indiana areas will extend into early June.


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.



INC045-121-165-171-241627-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0191.000000T0000Z-170530T1536Z/
/CVGI3.1.ER.170521T0600Z.170524T1200Z.170530T0336Z.NO/
1228 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Covington.
* until Tuesday May 30.
* At 11:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 21.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 22.0 feet by
  tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood stage Monday
  before midnight.
* At 23.0 feet...Flood water is at critical height for most
  agricultural levees.

&&

LAT...LON 4033 8709 4017 8737 3997 8739 3997 8745
      4020 8747 4040 8709

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1228 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

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

  Wabash River...


.Lowland river flooding continued along the Wabash River in western
Indiana from Lafayette to near Vincennes early Tuesday afternoon.
The latest crest was approaching Covington.  This crest will flatten
out as it moves downstream.  The current high water is not nearly as
extensive as experienced during the first half of May.

Additional rain on Wednesday and Thursday will prolong high water
along the Wabash River.  Flooding in the Hutsonville, Illinois and
Riverton, Indiana areas will extend into early June.


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.



INC121-165-167-241627-
/O.CON.KIND.FL.W.0193.000000T0000Z-170528T1200Z/
/CLNI3.1.ER.000000T0000Z.170526T0000Z.170528T0000Z.NO/
1228 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Clinton.
* until Sunday morning.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 20.4
  feet Thursday evening.
* At 20.0 feet...Low bottomlands flood.  Water begins to back up local
  tributaries.  River road near Mecca is impassable.  Higher county
  roads and bottomlands begin to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3977 8735 3967 8736 3960 8736 3960 8741
      3966 8742 3977 8740

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1228 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

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

  Wabash River...


.Lowland river flooding continued along the Wabash River in western
Indiana from Lafayette to near Vincennes early Tuesday afternoon.
The latest crest was approaching Covington.  This crest will flatten
out as it moves downstream.  The current high water is not nearly as
extensive as experienced during the first half of May.

Additional rain on Wednesday and Thursday will prolong high water
along the Wabash River.  Flooding in the Hutsonville, Illinois and
Riverton, Indiana areas will extend into early June.


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.



INC121-165-167-241627-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0192.000000T0000Z-170531T1630Z/
/MTZI3.1.ER.170520T1530Z.170526T0000Z.170531T0430Z.NO/
1228 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Montezuma.
* until Wednesday May 31.
* At 11:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 19.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 20.4 feet by
  Thursday evening. The river will fall below flood stage early
  Wednesday morning.
* At 20.0 feet...Park in southern Montezuma begins to flood.  Higher
  bottomlands begin to flood.  Water backs up most local tributaries.
  River water is at the top of some private levees.  Lowest county
  roads begin to flood.  Parke CR 75 W begins to flood.

&&

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

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1228 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

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

  Wabash River...


.Lowland river flooding continued along the Wabash River in western
Indiana from Lafayette to near Vincennes early Tuesday afternoon.
The latest crest was approaching Covington.  This crest will flatten
out as it moves downstream.  The current high water is not nearly as
extensive as experienced during the first half of May.

Additional rain on Wednesday and Thursday will prolong high water
along the Wabash River.  Flooding in the Hutsonville, Illinois and
Riverton, Indiana areas will extend into early June.


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.



INC045-121-157-165-171-241628-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0190.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/LAFI3.2.ER.170521T0100Z.170522T1846Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1228 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Lafayette.
* until further notice.
* At 12:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 14.3 feet
  by tomorrow morning.
* At 17.0 feet...Lowland flooding in progress.  Flood waters close SR
  225 just south of the Wabash River near Battleground. Walking and
  bike trails in Tapawingo Park area are flooded.  Warren CR 350 N in
  the Black Rock Preserve area flooded.  Flood waters near Tippecanoe
  CR 950 W south of CR 75 S.

&&

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

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1228 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

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

  Wabash River...


.Lowland river flooding continued along the Wabash River in western
Indiana from Lafayette to near Vincennes early Tuesday afternoon.
The latest crest was approaching Covington.  This crest will flatten
out as it moves downstream.  The current high water is not nearly as
extensive as experienced during the first half of May.

Additional rain on Wednesday and Thursday will prolong high water
along the Wabash River.  Flooding in the Hutsonville, Illinois and
Riverton, Indiana areas will extend into early June.


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.



ILC033-101-INC083-153-241627-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0114.000000T0000Z-170602T1030Z/
/HUTI2.1.ER.000000T0000Z.170527T1800Z.170601T2230Z.NO/
1128 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site.
* until Friday June 02.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 19.8
  feet Saturday early afternoon.
* At 20.0 feet...Leaverton Park in Palestine and park in Hutsonville
  begin 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 3930 8757 3923 8754 3912 8762 3914 8768
      3922 8762 3932 8763

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1228 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

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

  Wabash River...


.Lowland river flooding continued along the Wabash River in western
Indiana from Lafayette to near Vincennes early Tuesday afternoon.
The latest crest was approaching Covington.  This crest will flatten
out as it moves downstream.  The current high water is not nearly as
extensive as experienced during the first half of May.

Additional rain on Wednesday and Thursday will prolong high water
along the Wabash River.  Flooding in the Hutsonville, Illinois and
Riverton, Indiana areas will extend into early June.


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.



ILC033-101-INC083-153-241627-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0115.000000T0000Z-170602T1348Z/
/RVTI3.2.ER.170430T0033Z.170509T1245Z.170602T0148Z.NO/
1228 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Riverton.
* until Friday June 02.
* At 12:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 17.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 18.7 feet by
  Sunday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday
  before midnight.
* At 18.5 feet...High water surrounds elevated river cabins.  County
  roads to these cabins are impassable.  Agricultural flooding is in
  progress.  Seep water develops behind levees.

&&

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

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1228 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

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

  Wabash River...


.Lowland river flooding continued along the Wabash River in western
Indiana from Lafayette to near Vincennes early Tuesday afternoon.
The latest crest was approaching Covington.  This crest will flatten
out as it moves downstream.  The current high water is not nearly as
extensive as experienced during the first half of May.

Additional rain on Wednesday and Thursday will prolong high water
along the Wabash River.  Flooding in the Hutsonville, Illinois and
Riverton, Indiana areas will extend into early June.


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.



ILC101-185-INC083-241627-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0116.000000T0000Z-170531T2100Z/
/VCNI3.2.ER.170501T1328Z.170509T1230Z.170531T0900Z.NO/
1228 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Vincennes.
* until Wednesday May 31.
* At 11:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 15.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Thursday morning and continue
  to rise to near 17.0 feet by early Monday morning.  The river will
  fall below flood stage by Wednesday morning.
* 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 north
  side of Vincennes.  Extensive flooding of Small Creek.

&&

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

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1228 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

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

  Wabash River...


.Lowland river flooding continued along the Wabash River in western
Indiana from Lafayette to near Vincennes early Tuesday afternoon.
The latest crest was approaching Covington.  This crest will flatten
out as it moves downstream.  The current high water is not nearly as
extensive as experienced during the first half of May.

Additional rain on Wednesday and Thursday will prolong high water
along the Wabash River.  Flooding in the Hutsonville, Illinois and
Riverton, Indiana areas will extend into early June.


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.



ILC023-033-INC153-167-241627-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0194.000000T0000Z-170601T0430Z/
/HUFI3.1.ER.170521T0545Z.170526T1800Z.170531T1630Z.NO/
1228 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Terre Haute.
* until Thursday June 01.
* At 12:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 17.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 18.1 feet by
  Friday evening. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday
  early afternoon.
* At 18.0 feet...Flooding behind the Honey Creek levee becomes rather
  extensive.  Most low roads are flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 3960 8736 3943 8740 3930 8757 3932 8763
      3945 8747 3960 8741

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
948 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
250300-
Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Lake Illinois-Ogle-Lee-De Kalb-Kane-
DuPage-Cook-La Salle-Kendall-Grundy-Will-Kankakee-Livingston-
Iroquois-Ford-Lake Indiana-Porter-Newton-Jasper-Benton-
948 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017 /1048 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
NORTHEAST ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...Overnight.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED:
  Limited Fog Risk.

DISCUSSION:

Patchy fog is possible mainly over northern Illinois. Some of this
may be dense.

Portions of the Kankakee River in northwest Indiana will remain
in flood.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

Wednesday...
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.
Friday through Monday...
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.

In addition, portions of the Kankakee River in northwest Indiana
will remain in flood.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be necessary through tonight.

&&

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
337 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

ILZ062-063-066>068-071>073-241100-
Clark-Clay-Crawford-Cumberland-Effingham-Jasper-Lawrence-Richland-
337 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of east central
Illinois and southeast Illinois.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT...

Isolated thunderstorms will continue through this evening:
however, severe weather is not anticipated.

Minor flooding on the Little Wabash River near Clay City should
subside later today. Flooding will continue on the Wabash River.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY....

Scattered thunderstorms are possible Wednesday, especially during
the afternoon and early evening hours. After a break on Thursday,
thunderstorms are also possible Friday into Monday.

Flooding will continue for several more days along the Wabash
River.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.

$$

Barnes

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
337 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

ILZ038-042>046-051>057-061-241100-
Champaign-Christian-Coles-De Witt-Douglas-Edgar-Logan-Macon-
McLean-Moultrie-Piatt-Sangamon-Shelby-Vermilion-
337 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central
Illinois and east central Illinois.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT...

Isolated thunderstorms will continue through this evening:
however, severe weather is not anticipated.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...

Scattered thunderstorms are possible Wednesday, especially during
the afternoon and early evening hours. After a break on Thursday,
thunderstorms are also possible Friday into Monday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated through tonight.

$$


Hydrologic Outlook


Hydrologic Outlook
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Adams-Allen IN-Blackford-Cass IN-De Kalb-Elkhart-Fulton IN-Grant-
Huntington-Jay-Kosciusko-Lagrange-Marshall-Miami-Noble-Pulaski-
Steuben-Wabash-Wells-White-Whitley-Allen OH-Defiance-Fulton OH-
Henry-Paulding-Putnam-Van Wert-Williams-

Hydrologic Outlook
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
336 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017 /236 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017/

...Rain and additional flooding possible Wednesday into
Thursday...

Rain is expected to overspread the region Wednesday into
Wednesday night. The heaviest rain is expected to fall Wednesday
afternoon into Wednesday evening. Rainfall amounts are expected to
generally range between 0.50" and 1.00", with localized heavy
amounts up to 1.50 inches possible. This combined with recent
heavy rains will likely lead to at least some localized minor
river and lowland flooding later Wednesday into Thursday.
Residents living in flood prone areas should pay close attention
to to the latest forecast information.


$$

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