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Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:24 AM EDT on April 29, 2017

Expires 10:23 AM EDT on April 30, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Terre Haute.
* From late tonight until further notice.
* At 10:00 am Saturday the stage was 8.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early tomorrow and continue to
rise to near 23.5 feet by Tuesday early afternoon.
* At 24.0 feet... a few agricultural levees fail. Water enters about
50 homes in the North Lake, izaak Walton, South Lake areas and near
Fort Harrison Country Club. Some evacuations are necessary.
Significant flooding in progress of Industrial area on East Bank
near I-70. Backwater extends up Lost Creek to Lafayette street.
Land on west side of U.S. 150 and Railroad tracks begin to flood.


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




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:00 AM CDT on April 29, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 01, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through 7 am CDT Monday
morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Illinois, east central Illinois, and
southeast Illinois, including the following areas, in central
Illinois, Christian, De Witt, Logan, Macon, McLean, Menard,
Piatt, Sangamon, and Shelby. In east central Illinois,
Champaign, Clark, Coles, Cumberland, Douglas, Edgar, Moultrie,
and Vermilion. In southeast Illinois, Clay, Crawford,
Effingham, Jasper, Lawrence, and Richland.

* Through 7 am CDT Monday morning

* periods of heavy rainfall are expected through Sunday night. By
Monday morning, a large area of 3.5 to 5 inches of rain is
expected between the Illinois River and the Indiana border.
Between the I-57 corridor and the Indiana border, 4.5 to 5
inches are expected and locally higher amounts possible. At the
current time... the heaviest periods of rain are expected this
afternoon into early Sunday as well as another period Sunday
afternoon into Sunday evening.

* In addition to potential flooding of streets and roads in
flood prone areas, area rivers and streams are also likely to
experience flooding. This would persist for several days after
the rain ends.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation,
especially if driving. Never drive across a flooded roadway. You
should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:00 AM CDT on April 29, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 01, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through 7 am CDT Monday
morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Illinois, east central Illinois, and
southeast Illinois, including the following areas, in central
Illinois, Christian, De Witt, Logan, Macon, McLean, Menard,
Piatt, Sangamon, and Shelby. In east central Illinois,
Champaign, Clark, Coles, Cumberland, Douglas, Edgar, Moultrie,
and Vermilion. In southeast Illinois, Clay, Crawford,
Effingham, Jasper, Lawrence, and Richland.

* Through 7 am CDT Monday morning

* periods of heavy rainfall are expected through Sunday night. By
Monday morning, a large area of 3.5 to 5 inches of rain is
expected between the Illinois River and the Indiana border.
Between the I-57 corridor and the Indiana border, 4.5 to 5
inches are expected and locally higher amounts possible. At the
current time... the heaviest periods of rain are expected this
afternoon into early Sunday as well as another period Sunday
afternoon into Sunday evening.

* In addition to potential flooding of streets and roads in
flood prone areas, area rivers and streams are also likely to
experience flooding. This would persist for several days after
the rain ends.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation,
especially if driving. Never drive across a flooded roadway. You
should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Georgia - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory , High Wind Warning , Record Report
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Flash Flood Watch
Indiana - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Maryland - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Flood Watch
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Missouri - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Nebraska - Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
New Jersey - Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
New York - Lakeshore Flood Watch , Record Report
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Record Report
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Oklahoma - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
South Carolina - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, Freeze Watch , Freeze Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , High Wind Warning, Freeze Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Record Report
Virginia - Areal Flood Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch
Wyoming - Record Report , Public Information Statement

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