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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Ohio River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the White River (IN) near Centerton are issued routinely year-round.
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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Eagle Valley Power Plant
Zoom Level:16
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 19
Moderate Flood Stage: 16
Flood Stage: 12
Action Stage: 9
Low Flow (in KCFS): 0.246

Historic Crests
(1) 21.90 ft on 03/26/1913
(2) 20.04 ft on 09/02/2003
(3) 19.87 ft on 06/07/2008
(4) 19.13 ft on 01/06/2005
(5) 18.38 ft on 12/31/1990
(6) 18.11 ft on 11/18/1993
(7) 18.07 ft on 04/20/2013
(8) 17.81 ft on 11/15/1993
(9) 17.57 ft on 04/22/1964
(10) 17.32 ft on 01/14/2005
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 14.51 ft on 03/08/2022 (P)
(2) 12.39 ft on 03/19/2021 (P)
(3) 13.45 ft on 03/30/2020 (P)
(4) 12.79 ft on 02/11/2020 (P)
(5) 15.75 ft on 01/12/2020 (P)
(6) 14.29 ft on 04/29/2019
(7) 16.18 ft on 02/08/2019
(8) 12.40 ft on 01/24/2019
(9) 10.04 ft on 11/02/2018
(10) 12.83 ft on 09/09/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.34 ft on 08/03/2012
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22.1 Water is at the top of levee protecting homes on the north and west sides of Martinsville.
21.9 Water is at estimated height of the March 1913 flood crest or record flood level.
20 Major flood in progress. Martinsville Wastewater Treatment Plant isolated by high water.
19 Major flood in progress. SR 37 closed by local flooding. SR 67 flooded north and south of Paragon, isolating the town.
18.3 Homes in an area on the right bank of the White River between Martinsville and Paragon flood.
17.8 Flood waters cover the flood plain along SR 39 connecting SRs 37 and 67 just southwest of Martinsville. Flooding causes the evacuation of a few homes and damages Blue Bluff Road near IPL Power Plant. Local river roads are impassable.
15.3 Extensive flooding of agricultural lands. Blue Bluff and Paragon Roads are impassable. Flood waters affect a few homes in Waverly.
12.4 Road just north of Blue Bluff Bridge has about six inches of water on it.
11.8 Low agricultural fields begin to flood.
10.9 Crops begin to flood.
(1) Northwest view from Blue Bluff Road Bridge.
(2) Southeast view from Blue Bluff Road Bridge.
(3) South view from Blue Bluff Road Bridge.
(4) Blue Bluff Road floods frequently in this area.

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Potential River Levels - Used to
Potential River Levels
Used to Estimate the Chance of Flooding and the Range of Possible River Levels
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Note: Use the official hydrograph at the top of this web page for river levels within the next 72 hours.

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