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Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:13 PM CST on February 19, 2018

Expires 11:54 PM EST on February 28, 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Hazleton.
* From late Wednesday night until further notice.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 22.1
feet early Wednesday morning.
* At 22.0 feet... in agricultural season, extensive flooding of
bottomlands and some of the higher bottomlands is in progress.
High water surrounds residents in river Cabins. Oil fields and
local roads flood.


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




1113 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Petersburg.
* From Wednesday afternoon until further notice.
* At 10:30 PM Monday the stage was 14.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Wednesday afternoon and
continue to rise to near 21.5 feet by Tuesday evening.
* At 21.3 feet... State Road 257 south of Washington began to flood
during may 2008 after local rains of more than an inch on very wet
soils with Petersburg at 21.3 feet and rising and Shoals at 15.5
feet and rising.


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




1113 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Edwardsport.
* From late Wednesday night to Thursday March 01.
* At 7:00 PM Monday the stage was 10.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early Thursday morning and
continue to rise to near 20.6 feet by Saturday evening. The river
will fall below flood stage by Thursday morning.
* 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




1113 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Newberry.
* From late Wednesday night to Wednesday February 28.
* At 10:30 PM Monday the stage was 6.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early Thursday morning and
continue to rise to near 17.6 feet by Saturday morning. The river
will fall below flood stage by Tuesday before midnight.
* At 18.0 feet... County Road 550 S in Greene County begins to flood.
County Road 600 W just north of the river flooded by possibly more
than a foot of water for a short distance in Mary Long Cutoff area.


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




1113 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Elliston.
* From Wednesday evening to Wednesday February 28.
* At 9:00 am Monday the stage was 12.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Wednesday evening and continue
to rise to near 24.2 feet by Saturday early afternoon. The river
will fall below flood stage by late Wednesday morning.
* At 24.0 feet... State Road 157 between Worthington and Bloomfield
begins to flood. County Road 175 south of Bloomfield floods.
County Road 100 W between CR 110 N and sr 67 (jefferson twp), CR
850 N between sr 48 and sr 157 (jefferson twp), CR 250 W between sr
54 and CR 250 N (fairplay twp), CR 200 W between CR 157 S and CR
260 S (washington twp), CR 100 W between CR 100 S and CR 260 S
(washington twp), and CR 250 W and the White River affected by high
water.


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




1013 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Mount Carmel.
* From Thursday evening until further notice.
* At 9:45 PM Monday the stage was 10.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Thursday before midnight and
continue to rise to near 25.9 feet by Thursday morning. Additional
rises are possible thereafter.
* At 26.0 feet... relocation to higher ground of cattle and some farm
equipment is necessary. Agricultural losses are near 100 percent
in areas that are not protected by levees. Extensive lowland
flooding in western Gibson County Indiana.


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




1113 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Vincennes.
* From Thursday morning until further notice.
* At 10:45 PM Monday the stage was 5.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by late Thursday morning and
continue to rise to near 23.5 feet by Wednesday evening. Additional
rises are possible thereafter.
* At 24.0 feet... water is at critical stage for portions of the
Brevoort Levee and Russell-Allison levees. Seep water becomes a
problem in rural areas protected by levees. Commercial and a few
residential areas flood along old Vincennes Road. Extensive
agricultural flooding is in progress.


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




1113 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Riverton.
* From late Tuesday night until further notice.
* At 10:00 PM Monday the stage was 6.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early Wednesday morning and
continue to rise to near 23.7 feet by Tuesday early afternoon.
* At 24.0 feet... extensive flooding is in progress. Most levees are
at critical levels. Water level near the top of a few levees.
High water begins to affect residences in eastern Palestine,
Illinois and those along East River Road just southeast of
Palestine. Some evacuations are necessary. Rodeo area in Leaverton
Park begins to flood. Water near or over East River Road south of
Palestine.


Lat... Lon 3913 8761 3899 8748 3886 8750 3885 8756
      3898 8759 3913 8767




1013 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Hutsonville legacy Power Plant site.
* From Tuesday evening until further notice.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 24.5
feet Tuesday morning.
* At 25.0 feet... extensive flooding is in progress in York and
Hutsonville, Illinois. Flood waters surround homes and are in a
local park. Local River Road south of Hutsonville to Palestine
almost floods.


Lat... Lon 3930 8757 3923 8754 3912 8762 3914 8768
      3922 8762 3932 8763




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 8:25 AM EST on February 20, 2018

Expires 7:00 PM EST on March 02, 2018


To: subscribers:
         -NOAA weather wire service
         -emergency managers weather information network
         -noaaport
         other NWS partners and NWS employees

From: al shipe
         service hydrologist
         WFO Indianapolis, Indiana

Subject: relocation of forecast site for the Wabash River at Terre
         Haute

The forecast location for the Wabash River at Terre Haute will move
from the current site at the Indiana America water company to a New
Site 3,400 feet downstream. The new location will be near the
Theodore dreiser Memorial bridge eastbound Lane of U.S. Highway 150.
This change will occur by April 1, 2018. Forecasts for the Indiana
America water company site will continue through March 31, 2018.

At the New Site, river readings and forecast levels will be 2.0-2.5
feet higher than at the current site. The NWS has adjusted impact
levels for Terre Haute according to the new gauge placement. The
flood stage has been adjusted from 14 feet to 16.5 feet.

The U.S. Geological survey will conduct monitoring and analysis at
the New Site to ensure it produces flow and stage information of the
current site to tie back to the long-term record.


825 am EST Tue Feb 20 2018

To: subscribers:
         -NOAA weather wire service
         -emergency managers weather information network
         -noaaport
         other NWS partners and NWS employees

From: al shipe
         service hydrologist
         WFO Indianapolis, Indiana

Subject: relocation of forecast site for the Wabash River at Terre
         Haute

The forecast location for the Wabash River at Terre Haute will move
from the current site at the Indiana America water company to a New
Site 3,400 feet downstream. The new location will be near the
Theodore dreiser Memorial bridge eastbound Lane of U.S. Highway 150.
This change will occur by April 1, 2018. Forecasts for the Indiana
America water company site will continue through March 31, 2018.

At the New Site, river readings and forecast levels will be 2.0-2.5
feet higher than at the current site. The NWS has adjusted impact
levels for Terre Haute according to the new gauge placement. The
flood stage has been adjusted from 14 feet to 16.5 feet.

The U.S. Geological survey will conduct monitoring and analysis at
the New Site to ensure it produces flow and stage information of the
current site to tie back to the long-term record.



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