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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
850 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

...The flood warning continues for the Little Wabash River
   affecting areas in Illinois...

   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 forecast to end around
midday Sunday.

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/

&&

ILC059-191-193-200550-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-140420T2000Z/
/CARI2.2.ER.140404T1550Z.140411T2130Z.140420T1400Z.NO/
850 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

The Flood Warning continues for the Little Wabash River at Carmi.
* until Sunday afternoon.
* At 8 PM Friday the stage was 28.7 feet.
* Flood Stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will fall to below flood stage by
  late Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 27.0 Feet...The inundation of county roads begins.

&&

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

$$

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

$$

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-INC083-153-191559-
/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

$$

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.

&&

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

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
937 AM CDT FRI APR 18 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 river will continue to fall to below flood stage by Sunday morning.

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-INC051-129-191837-
/O.EXT.KPAH.FL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-140420T1424Z/
/NHRI3.1.ER.140405T0700Z.140412T1945Z.140420T0824Z.NO/
937 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Wabash River at New Harmony.
* until Sunday morning.
* At  8:30 AM Friday the stage was 17.5 feet.
* Flood Stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Sunday morning.
* 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

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
320 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

INZ060-067-191100-
SULLIVAN-KNOX-
320 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

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

HAZARDS: RIVER FLOODING.

TIMING: CONTINUING.

DISCUSSION: A WEAK COLD FRONT OVER WESTERN OHIO AND KENTUCKY WILL
DISSIPATE AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS EAST INTO THE GREAT LAKES. 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.
A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING AND
AGAIN BY LATE THURSDAY. THE STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BE SEVERE AT THIS
TIME...BUT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS POSSIBLE WITH ANY
THUNDERSTORM.

DISCUSSION: HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE REGION THIS
WEEKEND...BRINGING DRY CONDITIONS AND MILD TEMPERATURES. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL AGAIN BE POSSIBLE EARLY NEXT WEEK WITH
ANOTHER WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
INTO OUR REGION BY LATE THURSDAY.

.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)

$$
JH

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