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Flood Warning
Issued: 12:09 PM CDT Apr. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at Mount Vernon.
* Until Thursday morning.
* At 6:00 am Saturday the stage was 36.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 38.3 feet by
early Tuesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage
Thursday morning.
* Impact... at 40.0 feet... farm land and some main roads are flooded in
places southwest and west of Mt. Vernon.


Lat... Lon 3792 8796 3798 8784 3796 8770 3781 8769
      3780 8784




1209 PM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at Shawneetown.
* Until Thursday afternoon.
* At 10:30 am Saturday the stage was 35.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 33.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 36.1 feet by
Monday early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
Thursday morning.


Lat... Lon 3778 8811 3773 8800 3757 8800 3753 8818
      3771 8821




1209 PM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at j.T. Myers dam.
* Until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 11:00 am Saturday the stage was 37.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 37.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 37.6 feet by
tomorrow early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
late Wednesday morning.
* Impact... at 37.0 feet... minor flooding occurs affecting mainly
bottomland and surrounding low lying areas.


Lat... Lon 3778 8811 3792 8796 3780 8784 3773 8800





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