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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
1034 AM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

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

  Wabash River...

.Flood waters along the Wabash River continue to recede.  The river
will fall below flood stage from Vincennes to New Harmony by
tonight.  For the first time in 8 weeks...the river will go
below flood stage from Lafayette to Hutsonville by August 5th.

Rainfall for the week ending August 4th is expected around one half
of an inch in much of east central Illinois and central and southern
Indiana.  As a result the Wabash River will continue to slowly
recede through the week of August 2nd.


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-INC083-153-311433-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0130.000000T0000Z-150805T0900Z/
/HUTI2.1.ER.000000T0000Z.150730T1800Z.150804T2100Z.UU/
934 AM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site.
* until late Tuesday night.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 19.1
  feet this afternoon.
* At 20.0 feet...Leaverton Park in Palestine and park in Hutsonville
  begins 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 3932 8763 3922 8762 3914 8768 3912 8762
      3923 8754 3930 8757

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
1034 AM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

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

  Wabash River...

.Flood waters along the Wabash River continue to recede.  The river
will fall below flood stage from Vincennes to New Harmony by
tonight.  For the first time in 8 weeks...the river will go
below flood stage from Lafayette to Hutsonville by August 5th.

Rainfall for the week ending August 4th is expected around one half
of an inch in much of east central Illinois and central and southern
Indiana.  As a result the Wabash River will continue to slowly
recede through the week of August 2nd.


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-INC083-153-311433-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0131.000000T0000Z-150805T1800Z/
/RVTI3.2.ER.150609T2125Z.150627T1000Z.150805T0600Z.UU/
1034 AM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Riverton.
* until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 10:00 AM Thursday the stage was 18.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Wednesday morning.
* At 18.5 feet...High water surround elevated river cabins.  County
  roads to these cabins are impassable.  Agricultural flooding is in
  progress.  Seep water develops behind levees.

&&

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

$$

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