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Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:50 PM CST on February 21, 2018

Expires 3:50 AM EST on February 23, 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at New Harmony.
* From Saturday morning until further notice.
* At 10:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 9.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Saturday morning and continue
to rise to near 20.0 feet by Saturday early afternoon. Additional
rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 20.0 feet... parts of northern New Harmony begin to flood
and sandbagging becomes necessary in town.


Lat... Lon 3816 8799 3815 8790 3797 8799 3781 8801
      3780 8809 3789 8810




926 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Hazleton.
* From Thursday afternoon until further notice.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 23.7
feet Thursday early afternoon.
* At 24.0 feet... a flood of this height causes great agricultural
damage from June through August. Some river cabin residents
evacuate. Most local roads flood. Several oil fields are
inaccessible.


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




1026 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Petersburg.
* From late tonight until further notice.
* At 9:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by after midnight tomorrow and
continue to rise to near 23.4 feet by Thursday morning.
* At 23.5 feet... water from the great June 2008 flood recedes from sr
257 south of Washington. The river stage at Shoals was less than
10 feet and less than 14 feet previous day. The Lost River was
low... except for backwater from the East Fork White... during this
entire flood event.


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




926 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Mount Carmel.
* From Friday afternoon until further notice.
* At 8:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 12.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Friday early afternoon and
continue to rise to near 27.5 feet by Saturday evening. Additional
rises are possible thereafter.
* 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




1026 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Vincennes.
* From Friday evening until further notice.
* At 9:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 10.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Friday evening and continue to
rise to near 24.4 feet by Friday early afternoon.
* At 24.5 feet... on the north side of Vincennes near old Terre Haute
Road, Sawmill extensively floods including the Concrete structures.
Flood waters surround about 5 to 10 houses just west of Road near
the executive inn. Kelso creek has extensive backwater. Wabash
River is within a few inches of closing oliphant drive at Kelso
creek. A heavy local rain would cause severe flooding to shopping
center near Kelso creek. Fort Knox Road floods at snapp creek.
Park located on Fort Knox Road also floods.


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




Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 10:00 PM CST on February 21, 2018

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 25, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect through late Saturday night...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southern Illinois, southwest Indiana, western
Kentucky, and southeast Missouri, including the following
areas, in southern Illinois, Alexander, Edwards, Franklin,
Gallatin, Hamilton, Hardin, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson,
Massac, Perry IL, Pope, Pulaski, Saline, Union, Wabash, Wayne
IL, white, and Williamson. In southwest Indiana, Gibson, Pike,
Posey, Spencer, Vanderburgh, and Warrick. In western Kentucky,
Ballard, Caldwell, Calloway, Carlisle, Christian, Crittenden,
Daviess, Fulton, Graves, Henderson, Hickman, Hopkins,
Livingston, Lyon, Marshall, McCracken, McLean, Muhlenberg,
Todd, Trigg, Union KY, and Webster. In southeast Missouri,
Bollinger, Butler, Cape Girardeau, Carter, Mississippi, New
Madrid, Perry MO, Ripley, Scott, Stoddard, and Wayne MO.

* Through late Saturday night

* multiple rounds of rain, moderate to heavy at times, will
increase the risk for areal flooding through the first half of
the weekend.

* The main flooding concern will be along small streams and
creeks that feed into already swollen rivers across the
region. Especially in areas that receive multiple rounds of
moderate to heavy rainfall. Elsewhere, elevated water levels
in low lying and poor drainage areas may lead to standing
water across some roads that typically flood.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 10:00 PM CST on February 21, 2018

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 25, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect through late Saturday night...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southern Illinois, southwest Indiana, western
Kentucky, and southeast Missouri, including the following
areas, in southern Illinois, Alexander, Edwards, Franklin,
Gallatin, Hamilton, Hardin, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson,
Massac, Perry IL, Pope, Pulaski, Saline, Union, Wabash, Wayne
IL, white, and Williamson. In southwest Indiana, Gibson, Pike,
Posey, Spencer, Vanderburgh, and Warrick. In western Kentucky,
Ballard, Caldwell, Calloway, Carlisle, Christian, Crittenden,
Daviess, Fulton, Graves, Henderson, Hickman, Hopkins,
Livingston, Lyon, Marshall, McCracken, McLean, Muhlenberg,
Todd, Trigg, Union KY, and Webster. In southeast Missouri,
Bollinger, Butler, Cape Girardeau, Carter, Mississippi, New
Madrid, Perry MO, Ripley, Scott, Stoddard, and Wayne MO.

* Through late Saturday night

* multiple rounds of rain, moderate to heavy at times, will
increase the risk for areal flooding through the first half of
the weekend.

* The main flooding concern will be along small streams and
creeks that feed into already swollen rivers across the
region. Especially in areas that receive multiple rounds of
moderate to heavy rainfall. Elsewhere, elevated water levels
in low lying and poor drainage areas may lead to standing
water across some roads that typically flood.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





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