Knox Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flood Warning
Statement as of 10:46 AM EDT on March 26, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Riverton.
* From Saturday evening to Tuesday afternoon.
* At 10:00 am Thursday the stage was 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Saturday evening and continue
to rise to near 15.1 feet by early Sunday morning.The river will
fall below flood stage by early Tuesday 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 8767 3898 8759 3885 8756 3886 8750
      3899 8748 3913 8761




946 am CDT Thu Mar 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Hutsonville legacy Power Plant site.
* From late Friday night to late Tuesday night.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 16.6
feet Saturday evening.
* 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 3932 8763 3922 8762 3914 8768 3912 8762
      3923 8754 3930 8757




946 am CDT Thu Mar 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Hazleton.
* From late Saturday night to Thursday April 02.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 17.2
feet Monday morning.
* 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 3854 8744 3852 8755 3843 8773 3841 8773
      3844 8760 3851 8744




1046 am EDT Thu Mar 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Petersburg.
* From Saturday morning to Wednesday evening.
* At 9:30 am Thursday the stage was 11.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by late Saturday morning and
continue to rise to near 17.2 feet by Sunday evening.The river will
fall below flood stage by Wednesday morning.
* At 17.0 feet... flooding affects low agricultural lands, low oil
fields and closes bottoms Rd... Brothers Rd and east govenors Road
in Knox County. In agricultural season... farmers are concerned at
this stage.


Lat... Lon 3855 8726 3855 8739 3854 8744 3851 8744
      3850 8727 3855 8723




1046 am EDT Thu Mar 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Edwardsport.
* From Friday evening to Wednesday morning.
* At 7:00 am Thursday the stage was 11.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow evening and continue
to rise to near 16.5 feet by early Sunday morning.The river will
fall below flood stage by Tuesday evening.
* 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 3887 8715 3879 8729 3855 8726 3855 8723
      3877 8723 3885 8712