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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:29 AM CDT May. 26, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Mount Carmel.
* From Monday morning to Sunday June 02.
* At 9:45 am Sunday the stage was 18.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Monday morning and continue to
rise to near 19.3 feet by Friday morning. It will fall below flood
stage by Saturday evening.
* At 20.0 feet... river is bankfull in all locations. All oil field
production ceases with the exception of pumping units on
substructures. Access to these are by boat only. Agricultural
losses increase dramatically. Farmers move livestock to higher
ground. City of Mount Carmel leaves flood gates b and c in year
round.


Lat... Lon 3846 8765 3828 8781 3822 8794 3822 8800
      3827 8800 3847 8777




1029 am CDT sun may 26 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Hazleton.
* Until Friday morning.
* 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 rise above flood stage Tuesday
evening, crest at 16.7 feet Wednesday afternoon, and then fall
below flood stage by Thursday evening.
* At 17.0 feet... lowest reading available from the Hazleton staff
gage. Since the 1930s the White River has moved from the "old
wellhouse" to several hundred yards from the "old wellhouse". The
river returns to the "old wellhouse" around 17 to 17.5 feet.


Lat... Lon 3851 8744 3844 8760 3841 8773 3843 8773
      3852 8755 3854 8744




1129 am EDT sun may 26 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Edwardsport.
* Until late Friday night.
* At 7:00 am Sunday the stage was 16.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will continue to fall to below flood stage by Friday
afternoon.
* At 16.0 feet... old Vincennes Road and residential property in this
area begin to flood. Flooding of low agricultural fields occurs
along portions of the river.


Lat... Lon 3885 8712 3877 8723 3855 8723 3855 8726
      3879 8729 3887 8715




956 am CDT sun may 26 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at New Harmony.
* From this evening to Sunday June 02.
* At 9:30 am Sunday the stage was 14.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by this evening and continue to
rise to near 15.3 feet by Tuesday morning. The river is expected to
slowly fall to below flood stage by Sunday, June 2nd.
* Impact... at 15.0 feet... the river overflows low ground on the
Illinois side.


Lat... Lon 3816 8799 3815 8790 3797 8799 3781 8801
      3780 8809 3789 8810