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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:58 AM CST Jan. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Mount Carmel.
* From Thursday evening until further notice.
* At 8:45 am Wednesday the stage was 16.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Thursday evening and continue
to rise to near 22.8 feet by Thursday January 31.
* At 22.9 feet... water begins to flow over River Road just north of
fifth street in The Mount Carmel area.


Lat... Lon 3846 8765 3828 8781 3822 8794 3822 8800
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958 am CST Wed Jan 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Hazleton.
* Until further notice.
* 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 21.3 feet Tuesday afternoon.
* At 22.0 feet... in agricultural season, extensive flooding of
bottomlands and some of the higher bottomlands is in progress.
High water surrounds residents in river Cabins. Oil fields and
local roads flood.


Lat... Lon 3851 8744 3844 8760 3841 8773 3843 8773
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1058 am EST Wed Jan 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Petersburg.
* Until Saturday February 02.
* At 10:30 am Wednesday the stage was 17.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will rise to near 20.7 feet by Tuesday afternoon then
begin falling. It will fall below flood stage Friday February 01.
* At 20.9 feet... during June 2010 State Road 257 south of Washington
began to flood at this crest level at Petersburg after Shoals
crested at 18.19 feet. About a week later Petersburg crested at
21.34 feet... about one half foot higher... but the water did not
reach State Road 257 after Shoals crested at 15.59 feet... about 2.5
feet lower. Lost River did not contribute much water during this
June flood and locally it was not extremely wet.


Lat... Lon 3852 8722 3850 8729 3851 8744 3854 8744
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1058 am EST Wed Jan 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Edwardsport.
* Until Thursday January 31.
* At 7:00 am Wednesday the stage was 12.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Thursday afternoon and
continue to rise to near 18.7 feet by Sunday afternoon. It will
fall below flood stage by Wednesday January 30.
* At 18.6 feet... during June 2010 and March 2011 high water... indot
closed sr 358 between sr 67 at Edwardsport to sr 57 at Plainville.
Sr 358 floods on the east side of the river between the levees.


Lat... Lon 3885 8712 3877 8723 3855 8723 3855 8726
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950 am CST Wed Jan 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at New Harmony.
* From late Friday night until further notice.
* At 9:30 am Wednesday the stage was 13.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Saturday morning and continue
to rise to near 17.6 feet by Friday, February 1.
* Impact... at 19.0 feet... Harmonie State Park is closed. Surrounding
bottomland is flooded.


Lat... Lon 3816 8799 3815 8790 3797 8799 3781 8801
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943 am CST Wed Jan 23 2019

The National Weather Service in Paducah, Kentucky has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Patoka river near Princeton.
* From Thursday morning to late Saturday night.
* At 8:45 am Wednesday the stage was 15.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning and continue
to rise to near 18.6 feet by Friday early afternoon. The river will
fall below flood stage by Saturday evening.



Lat... Lon 3842 8770 3843 8747 3839 8741 3836 8741
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