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

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Edwardsport.
* Until Sunday morning.
* At 7:00 am Tuesday the stage was 21.2 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
Saturday evening.
* At 20.0 feet... water is at critical levels for makeshift levees.
Most of bottomlands flood. Old Vincennes Road and State Road 358
between Plainville and Edwardsport are impassable by several feet.
High water surrounds river Cabins. This type of flood occurs on
average about once a year.


Lat... Lon 3885 8712 3877 8723 3855 8723 3855 8726
      3879 8729 3887 8715




1114 am EDT Tue Jun 25 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Newberry.
* Until late tonight.
* At 10:30 am Tuesday the stage was 13.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will continue to fall to below flood stage by this
afternoon.
* At 13.5 feet... high water may affect CR 550 S in the Mary Long
Cutoff area.


Lat... Lon 3900 8694 3892 8700 3885 8712 3887 8715
      3894 8708 3900 8696




1014 am CDT Tue Jun 25 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Mount Carmel.
* Until Thursday July 04.
* At 9:45 am Tuesday the stage was 27.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will rise to near 27.4 feet by Wednesday morning then
begin falling. It will fall below flood stage Wednesday July 03.
* At 27.5 feet... in the city of Mt. Carmel, all local roads flooded
east of the levee except for south division.


Lat... Lon 3846 8765 3828 8781 3822 8794 3822 8800
      3827 8800 3847 8777




1114 am EDT Tue Jun 25 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Vincennes.
* Until Wednesday evening.
* At 10:45 am Tuesday the stage was 16.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Wednesday morning.
* At 17.0 feet... considerable agricultural flooding extends from just
north of the Junction of Illinois 33 with business 50 to the St.
Francesville, Illinois area. River Road from Lincoln Memorial
bridge to Billett Rd is impassable. Extensive seep water forms
behind Illinois levees extending from Russellville to U.S. Highway
50. Flooding of agricultural land begins in Knox County Indiana
west of the Railroad extending for the Oaktown area to the north
side of Vincennes. Extensive flooding of small creek.


Lat... Lon 3887 8750 3874 8746 3846 8764 3847 8778
      3871 8756 3886 8756




1114 am EDT Tue Jun 25 2019

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
      3898 8759 3913 8767




1114 am EDT Tue Jun 25 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Elliston.
* Until late tonight.
* At 8:00 am Tuesday the stage was 18.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will continue to fall to below flood stage by this
afternoon.
* At 18.0 feet... river approaching River Road north of CR 150 W in
Greene County. Some low lying agricultural land begins to flood.


Lat... Lon 3912 8692 3908 8694 3900 8693 3900 8697
      3905 8699 3913 8696




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
      3922 8762 3932 8763




1014 am CDT Tue Jun 25 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Hazleton.
* Until Thursday July 04.
* At 5:15 am Tuesday the stage was 26.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Wednesday July 03.
* At 26.0 feet... people in residential Cabins on the riverward side of
the levee generally relocate. Many local roads are completely
impassable. Oil fields are inaccessible. The remaining water
pumps are installed on the west end of Hazleton.


Lat... Lon 3851 8744 3844 8760 3841 8773 3843 8773
      3852 8755 3854 8744




1114 am EDT Tue Jun 25 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Petersburg.
* Until Wednesday July 03.
* At 10:30 am Tuesday the stage was 25.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will continue to fall to below flood stage by Tuesday
July 02.
* At 25.0 feet... a very significant flood is in progress. Emergency
flood fighting may be needed. Evacuations would begin from river
Cabins in Dodge City. Livestock must be moved.


Lat... Lon 3852 8722 3850 8729 3851 8744 3854 8744
      3855 8736 3853 8729 3856 8723