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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
937 AM EST Tue Jan 28 2020

...A Flood Warning continues for a small portion of the following
waterway in Indiana...

  Wabash River...


.The Wabash River at Riverton in southwest Indiana remains in flood,
but is expected to drop below flood stage tonight.  The river will
fall for the foreseeable future.


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-INC083-153-291438-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-200129T1800Z/
/RVTI3.1.ER.200111T1300Z.200120T0130Z.200129T0600Z.NO/
937 AM EST Tue Jan 28 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Riverton.
* until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 9:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 15.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...It will continue to fall to below flood stage by late
  tonight.
* At 16.0 feet...Some agricultural lands underwater.  A few rural
  roads in Crawford County, Illinois close as water backs up Minnow
  Slough.  High water affects campground at Leaverton Park in
  Palestine.  A few private roads near the Gill Township levee in
  Sullivan County may flood.  Water level is at the top of most
  makeshift levees.

&&

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

$$





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