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Flood Warning

Statement as of 8:02 PM CST on February 21, 2018

Expires 10:00 PM EST on February 28, 2018


* at 745 PM Wednesday the stage was 23.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Friday evening and continue to
rise to near 32.6 feet by early Monday morning.The river will fall
below flood stage by Wednesday afternoon.
* Impact... at 33.0 feet... Lumber Mill Road is inundated.



                  Fld observed forecast 6am
location stg stg day time Thu Fri Sat

Embarras River
Lawrenceville 30 23.0 Wed 8 PM 25.8 29.4 30.6



Lat... Lon 3885 8786 3885 8773 3869 8759 3862 8765



25



642 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Vincennes.
* From Friday evening until further notice.
* At 5:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 9.4 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 24.9 feet by early Saturday morning. Additional rises
are possible thereafter.
* At 25.0 feet... water is at critical stage for England Pond levee on
Illinois side. Pearl City extensively floods. Installation of
flood gates is required for the city of Vincennes. Flooding occurs
in old Vincennes area. Extensive agricultural flooding continues.


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




642 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Riverton.
* Until further notice.
* At 6:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 14.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by this evening and continue to
rise to near 24.7 feet by Thursday 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




542 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Hutsonville legacy Power Plant site.
* Until further notice.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 25.2
feet Wednesday early afternoon.
* 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




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