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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.

&&

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

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1045 PM CDT THU APR 17 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 flooding forecast to end at
Carmi Illinois over 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/

&&

ILC059-191-193-190745-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-140420T1559Z/
/CARI2.2.ER.140404T1550Z.140411T2130Z.140420T0959Z.NO/
1045 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

The Flood Warning continues for the Little Wabash River at Carmi.
* until Sunday morning.
* At 10 PM Thursday the stage was 29.8 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
  Sunday morning.

&&

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

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KENTUCKY
1042 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

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

   At New Harmony affecting Gallatin...Wabash...White...
   Gibson and Posey Counties.

.Water levels continue to slowly fall along portions of the
lower Wabash River with minor flood conditions forecast to end
at New Harmony Indiana over 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-INC051-129-190742-
/O.CON.KPAH.FL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-140420T1048Z/
/NHRI3.1.ER.140405T0700Z.140412T1945Z.140420T0448Z.NO/
1042 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

The Flood Warning continues for the Wabash River at New Harmony
* until late Saturday night.
* At 10 PM Thursday the stage was 17.9 feet.
* Flood Stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will 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

$$

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