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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:59 PM EDT May. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Riverton.
* Until Thursday June 01.
* At 10:00 PM Monday the stage was 17.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 19.1 feet by
Sunday early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage early
Thursday morning.
* At 18.5 feet... high water surrounds elevated river Cabins. County
roads to these Cabins are impassable. Agricultural flooding is in
progress. Seep water develops behind levees.


Lat... Lon 3913 8761 3899 8748 3886 8750 3885 8756
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959 PM CDT Mon may 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Hutsonville legacy Power Plant site.
* Until Thursday June 01.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 20.2
feet Saturday evening.
* At 20.0 feet... Leaverton Park in Palestine and park in Hutsonville
begin to flood. Agricultural flooding spreads to higher land.
Seep water is noticeable behind levees. Some elevated river
cottages are surrounded by water. Several County or township roads
east of Lincoln heritage trail between Palestine and Hutsonville in
Crawford County Illinois are impassable.


Lat... Lon 3930 8757 3923 8754 3912 8762 3914 8768
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1059 PM EDT Mon may 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Terre Haute.
* Until Tuesday may 30.
* At 10:00 PM Monday the stage was 16.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 18.4 feet by
Friday evening. The river will fall below flood stage early Tuesday
morning.
* At 18.5 feet... the Wabash River extends to Interstate 70 mile marker
number 4 from its West Bank in the Terre Haute and West Terre Haute
area. All lakes in this area are affected by seep water and reach
capacity with some minor flooding.


Lat... Lon 3960 8736 3943 8740 3930 8757 3932 8763
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