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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
958 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

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

  Wabash River...



.Flood warnings continue for the Wabash River in central Indiana.
Flooding is a result of 2 to nearly 4 inches of rain dumped by
thunderstorms on Saturday in central and northern Indiana along and
north of Interstate 70.

As of Thursday morning, the crest on the Wabash River was
near Clinton and is forecast to arrive in the Terre Haute
area by Friday the 24th.

Little or no rain is expected this week.  Dry weather will allow
area creeks and rivers to recede rather quickly.


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-INC083-153-241457-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0347.000000T0000Z-171130T1930Z/
/HUTI2.1.ER.000000T0000Z.171126T0000Z.171130T0730Z.NO/
858 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site.
* until Thursday November 30.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 19.0
  feet Saturday evening.
* 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
958 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

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

  Wabash River...



.Flood warnings continue for the Wabash River in central Indiana.
Flooding is a result of 2 to nearly 4 inches of rain dumped by
thunderstorms on Saturday in central and northern Indiana along and
north of Interstate 70.

As of Thursday morning, the crest on the Wabash River was
near Clinton and is forecast to arrive in the Terre Haute
area by Friday the 24th.

Little or no rain is expected this week.  Dry weather will allow
area creeks and rivers to recede rather quickly.


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-INC083-153-241457-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0348.000000T0000Z-171130T1900Z/
/RVTI3.1.ER.171121T1036Z.171126T0600Z.171130T0700Z.NO/
958 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Riverton.
* until Thursday November 30.
* At  9:00 AM Thursday the stage was 16.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 17.6 feet by
  Sunday evening. The river will fall below flood stage early
  Thursday morning.
* 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 8761 3899 8748 3886 8750 3885 8756
      3898 8759 3913 8767

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
958 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

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

  Wabash River...



.Flood warnings continue for the Wabash River in central Indiana.
Flooding is a result of 2 to nearly 4 inches of rain dumped by
thunderstorms on Saturday in central and northern Indiana along and
north of Interstate 70.

As of Thursday morning, the crest on the Wabash River was
near Clinton and is forecast to arrive in the Terre Haute
area by Friday the 24th.

Little or no rain is expected this week.  Dry weather will allow
area creeks and rivers to recede rather quickly.


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-INC153-167-241457-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0345.000000T0000Z-171129T0430Z/
/HUFI3.1.ER.171120T0650Z.171124T0000Z.171128T1630Z.NO/
958 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Terre Haute.
* until Tuesday evening.
* At  9:00 AM Thursday the stage was 17.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 17.3 feet by
  after midnight tomorrow. The river will fall below flood stage late
  Tuesday morning.
* At 17.0 feet...Water begins to rise in the Izaak Walton Lake.  Sheet
  flowing water begins in the wetland project between U.S. 40 and
  I-70, and during a prolonged flood event project fills about 75
  percent.

&&

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

$$

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