Knox Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flood Warning
Statement as of 10:30 AM EDT on August 02, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Riverton.
* Until Friday morning.
* At 10:00 am Sunday the stage was 17.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Thursday before midnight.
* At 18.0 feet... extensive lowland flooding is in progress. High
water surrounds many river Cabins. Access to most river Cabins is
by boat only. Levees begin to protect farmland. Extensive
flooding of Leaverton Park occurs in Palestine, Illinois.


Lat... Lon 3913 8767 3898 8759 3885 8756 3886 8750
      3899 8748 3913 8761





930 am CDT sun Aug 2 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Hutsonville legacy Power Plant site.
* Until late Thursday night.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 18.4
feet this afternoon.
* At 18.0 feet... seep water occurs behind levees on Indiana side.
Hutson creek begins to overflow from backwater. Old Darwin Road
and a few rural roads in eastern Clark and Crawford counties in
Illinois are impassable. Low agricultural land floods.


Lat... Lon 3932 8763 3922 8762 3914 8768 3912 8762
      3923 8754 3930 8757