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Flood Warning
Issued: 11:01 PM EDT Jun. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Wabash River at Riverton.
* From Saturday afternoon to Friday June 29.
* At Thu 10:00 PM the stage was 8.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Saturday afternoon and
continue to rise to near 17.8 feet by Thursday June 28. The river
will fall below flood stage by Friday June 29.
* 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




1001 PM CDT Thu Jun 21 2018

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Wabash River at Hutsonville legacy Power Plant site.
* From Saturday morning to Friday June 29.
* There have been no observations in the last 24 hours.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to rise above flood stage Saturday
morning and will crest at 19.1 feet Wednesday afternoon and then
will fall below flood stage by Friday June 29.
* At 20.0 feet... Leaverton Park in Palestine and park in Hutsonville
begin 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 3930 8757 3923 8754 3912 8762 3914 8768
      3922 8762 3932 8763




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