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Flood Warning
Issued: 11:14 AM EDT Jun. 25, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Riverton.
* Until Friday morning.
* At 11:00 am Tuesday the stage was 17.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will rise to near 17.1 feet by this afternoon then
begin falling. It will fall below flood stage Thursday 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 8761 3899 8748 3886 8750 3885 8756
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1014 am CDT Tue Jun 25 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Hutsonville legacy Power Plant site.
* Until Friday morning.
* There have been no observations in the last 24 hours.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it is forecast to crest at 18.1 feet this afternoon and
will fall below flood stage by Thursday evening.
* At 18.0 feet... seep water occurs behind levees on Indiana side.
Hutson creek begins to overflow from backwater. Old Darwin Road
and a few rural roads in eastern Clark and Crawford counties in
Illinois are impassable. Low agricultural land floods.


Lat... Lon 3930 8757 3923 8754 3912 8762 3914 8768
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1114 am EDT Tue Jun 25 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Terre Haute.
* Until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 10:30 am Tuesday the stage was 16.8 feet. This is 2.0 to 2.5
feet higher than the observations from the old legacy gauge.
* Flood stage is 16.5 feet. This is 2.5 feet higher than flood stage
from the old legacy gauge.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will continue to fall to below flood stage by late
tonight.
* At 16.5 feet... flood waters begin to enter the two breaks in the
Honey Creek levee maintained by the Honey Creek levee association.
These two breaks occurred during the April 2013 flood.


Lat... Lon 3960 8736 3943 8740 3930 8757 3932 8763
      3945 8747 3960 8741