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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:59 AM EDT Apr. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Riverton.
* Until Sunday afternoon.
* At Sat 09:00 am the stage was 16.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river 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
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859 am CDT Sat Apr 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Hutsonville legacy Power Plant site.
* Until Sunday morning.
* There have been no observations in the last 24 hours.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to crest at 16.8 feet this
afternoon and will fall below flood stage by this evening.
* At 16.0 feet... old Darwin Road and a few low rural roads between
York and Hutsonville, Illinois begin to flood. Agricultural
flooding begins along portions of the river.


Lat... Lon 3930 8757 3923 8754 3912 8762 3914 8768
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