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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:56 PM EST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Riverton.
* From Wednesday evening until further notice.
* At 10:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 8.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow evening and continue
to rise to near 23.2 feet by Wednesday morning.
* 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




956 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Hutsonville legacy Power Plant site.
* From Wednesday morning until further notice.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 24.1
feet early Wednesday morning.
* At 24.0 feet... extensive flooding is in progress. Rural roads in
eastern Clark and Crawford counties in Illinois are impassible. A
few Mobile home residences and area along Hutson creek just south
of Hutsonville flood. Flood is at critical level for most of
levees. Extensive seep water is behind levees. Water surrounds
residential areas of Riverton, Riverview, Hutsonville and eastern
York.


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




1056 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Terre Haute.
* From late tonight until further notice.
* At 11:00 am Tuesday the stage was 8.3 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 23.0 feet by early Monday morning.
* At 23.0 feet... extensive flooding is in progress. Greenfield bayou
levee may leak. South Lake area extensively floods. Many local
roads are under several feet of water.


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