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WGUS83 KIND 191825  
FLSIND  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN  
225 PM EDT SUN MAY 19 2019  
 
...A FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR PORTIONS OF THE FOLLOWING WATERWAYS  
IN INDIANA...  
 
WABASH RIVER...  
 
.FLOODING CONTINUES AT HUTSONVILLE AND RIVERTON ON THE WABASH RIVER  
IN WESTERN INDIANA, AFFECTING AGRICULTURAL LAND AND A SMALL NUMBER OF  
LOCAL AND PRIVATE ROADS. RAINFALL LAST THURSDAY EVENING HAS BEEN  
PROLONGING THE FLOODING. PERIODS OF RAINFALL TODAY ARE EXPECTED TO  
BE FAIRLY BRIEF, THUS THE IMPACT TO AREA RIVERS SHOULD BE NEGLIGIBLE.  
FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO END ON MONDAY.  
 
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-INC083-153-201825-  
/O.CON.KIND.FL.W.0163.000000T0000Z-190521T0600Z/  
/HUTI2.1.ER.000000T0000Z.190520T0000Z.190520T1800Z.NO/  
125 PM CDT SUN MAY 19 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE WABASH RIVER AT HUTSONVILLE LEGACY POWER PLANT SITE.  
* UNTIL LATE MONDAY NIGHT.  
* 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 16.3 FEET THIS EVENING AND  
WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY MONDAY AFTERNOON.  
* AT 16.0 FEET...OLD DARWIN ROAD AND A FEW LOW RURAL ROADS BETWEEN  
YORK AND HUTSONVILLE, ILLINOIS BEGIN TO FLOOD. AGRICULTURAL  
FLOODING BEGINS ALONG PORTIONS OF THE RIVER.  
 

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

 
 
ILC033-101-INC083-153-201825-  
/O.CON.KIND.FL.W.0164.000000T0000Z-190521T1400Z/  
/RVTI3.2.ER.190331T0845Z.190421T1315Z.190521T0200Z.NO/  
225 PM EDT SUN MAY 19 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE WABASH RIVER AT RIVERTON.  
* UNTIL TUESDAY MORNING.  
* AT 2:00 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.5 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...IT WILL RISE TO NEAR 15.6 FEET BY THIS EVENING THEN  
BEGIN FALLING. IT WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE MONDAY EVENING.  
* AT 16.0 FEET...SOME AGRICULTURAL LANDS UNDERWATER. A FEW RURAL  
ROADS IN CRAWFORD COUNTY, ILLINOIS CLOSE AS WATER BACKS UP MINNOW  
SLOUGH. HIGH WATER AFFECTS CAMPGROUND AT LEAVERTON PARK IN  
PALESTINE. A FEW PRIVATE ROADS NEAR THE GILL TOWNSHIP LEVEE IN  
SULLIVAN COUNTY MAY FLOOD. WATER LEVEL IS AT THE TOP OF MOST  
MAKESHIFT LEVEES.  
 

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

 
 
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