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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
850 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...A Flood Warning continues for a small portion of the following
river in extreme southwest Indiana...

  White River...

.The White River fell below flood stage at Petersburg this morning
and will fall below flood stage at Hazleton by Friday afternoon. The
White River in the Petersburg and Hazleton areas will return to lower
levels by Saturday.

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

For detailed flood information go to on the web and
click on rivers and lakes.

750 AM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Hazleton.
* until Friday morning.
* At  6:45 AM Thursday the stage was 18.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* At 19.0 feet...Flood waters cover the Hazleton softball field.
  Pottsville Road is underwater and impassable.


LAT...LON 3851 8744 3844 8760 3841 8773 3843 8773
      3852 8755 3854 8744


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