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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 10:20 AM EDT Jun. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Terre Haute.
* Until Thursday morning.
* At sun 09:30 am the stage was 17.4 feet. This is 2.0 to 2.5 feet
higher than the observations from the old legacy gauge.
* Flood stage is 16.5 feet. This is 2.5 feet higher than flood stage
from the old legacy gauge.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 18.3 feet by late Monday
night then begin falling. The river will fall below flood stage
Wednesday evening.
* At 18.5 feet... lowest river Cabins across from the Wabash generating
station begin to flood. Flooding of agricultural land along U.S. 63
north of Terre Haute, West Bank of river and in southwest Vigo
County occurs. County roads flood in southwest Vigo County. The
wetland projects between U.S. 40 and I-70 begin to slowly fill.


Lat... Lon 3960 8736 3943 8740 3930 8757 3932 8763
      3945 8747 3960 8741




1020 am EDT sun Jun 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Montezuma.
* Until Wednesday evening.
* At sun 09:45 am the stage was 17.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 17.5 feet by late tonight
then begin falling. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday
morning.
* At 18.0 feet... Montezuma agricultural levee is overtopped. Fourteen
hundred acres of low bottomlands flood.


Lat... Lon 3997 8739 3986 8734 3977 8736 3977 8740
      3985 8741 3997 8745