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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:14 PM EDT Jul. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Riverton.
* From late Tuesday night to Thursday evening.
* At 9:00 PM Sunday the stage was 12.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early Wednesday morning and
continue to rise to near 15.3 feet by early Thursday morning. The
river will fall below flood stage by late Thursday morning.
* 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

914 PM CDT sun Jul 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Hutsonville legacy Power Plant site.
* From late Monday night to Thursday evening.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 16.6
feet Wednesday morning.
* 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

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