Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1119 AM EDT Tue Mar 31 2020

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following waterways
in Indiana...

  East Fork White River...Wabash River...White River...

.Flooding continues along much of the Wabash and White Rivers in
central and southern Indiana.  Flooding on the East Fork White River
is confined to the Seymour area.

The Wabash River is near crest at Covington at 17 feet.  Elsewhere along
the river, water levels are near steady or falling. The crest on the White River, as of this morning, was near Centerton. The crest should reach about 17.5 feet at Spencer Wednesday afternoon. On the East Fork White River, Seymour was near crest around 14 feet this morning.

Flooding is expected to come to an end along the Wabash around
Monday, April 6, while on the White River it should last through
about Tuesday, April 7.

Flood waters will affect local, county, and in some cases state
roads.  Agricultural land that needs to be drying out for farmers to
work the land unfortunately is being affected.  Some low lying river
cabins may also be impacted.


Precautionary/Preparedness Actions...

Motorists should never drive into flood water. Turn around and go
another way. Keep children away from flooded areas. Recreational and
agricultural interests should remain alert to changing river
conditions.

For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and
click on rivers and lakes.



ILC033-101-INC083-153-011519-
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/HUTI2.1.ER.000000T0000Z.200402T0000Z.200405T1525Z.NO/
1019 AM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site.
* until Sunday evening.
* There have been no observations in the last 24 hours.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...It is forecast to crest at 17.9 feet Wednesday evening
  and will fall below flood stage by Sunday morning.
* At 18.0 feet...Seep water occurs behind levees on Indiana side.
  Hutson Creek begins to overflow from backwater.  Old Darwin Road
  and a few rural roads in eastern Clark and Crawford counties in
  Illinois are impassable.  Low agricultural land floods.

&&

LAT...LON 3930 8757 3923 8754 3912 8762 3914 8768
      3922 8762 3932 8763

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1119 AM EDT Tue Mar 31 2020

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following waterways
in Indiana...

  East Fork White River...Wabash River...White River...

.Flooding continues along much of the Wabash and White Rivers in
central and southern Indiana.  Flooding on the East Fork White River
is confined to the Seymour area.

The Wabash River is near crest at Covington at 17 feet.  Elsewhere along
the river, water levels are near steady or falling. The crest on the White River, as of this morning, was near Centerton. The crest should reach about 17.5 feet at Spencer Wednesday afternoon. On the East Fork White River, Seymour was near crest around 14 feet this morning.

Flooding is expected to come to an end along the Wabash around
Monday, April 6, while on the White River it should last through
about Tuesday, April 7.

Flood waters will affect local, county, and in some cases state
roads.  Agricultural land that needs to be drying out for farmers to
work the land unfortunately is being affected.  Some low lying river
cabins may also be impacted.


Precautionary/Preparedness Actions...

Motorists should never drive into flood water. Turn around and go
another way. Keep children away from flooded areas. Recreational and
agricultural interests should remain alert to changing river
conditions.

For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and
click on rivers and lakes.



ILC033-101-INC083-153-011519-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0096.000000T0000Z-200406T0712Z/
/RVTI3.1.ER.200319T2145Z.200327T1515Z.200405T1912Z.NO/
1119 AM EDT Tue Mar 31 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Riverton.
* until late Sunday night.
* At 10:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 17.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...It will continue to fall to below flood stage by Sunday
  afternoon.
* At 18.0 feet...Extensive lowland flooding is in progress.  High
  water surrounds many river cabins.  Access to most river cabins is
  by boat only.  Levees begin to protect farmland.  Extensive
  flooding of Leaverton Park occurs in Palestine, Illinois.

&&

LAT...LON 3913 8761 3899 8748 3886 8750 3885 8756
      3898 8759 3913 8767

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