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Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:06 AM EDT on July 06, 2015

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on July 07, 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Vincennes.
* Until Monday July 13.
* At 10:45 am Monday the stage was 21.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 21.8 feet by this
evening. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday evening.
* At 22.0 feet... almost all unprotected areas flood. River Cabins are
surrounded by high water. Oil fields in lowland areas are
inaccessible by land vehicles. Most local river roads flood.


Lat... Lon 3886 8756 3871 8756 3847 8778 3846 8764
      3874 8746 3887 8750




1106 am EDT Mon Jul 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Riverton.
* Until Wednesday July 15.
* At 10:00 am Monday the stage was 22.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
early Wednesday morning.
* At 22.0 feet... flooding becomes more serious. Water is approaching
critical levels on most levees. Flooding enters some river Cabins.
Flooding is at the outskirts of Palestine and Russellville,
Illinois. Flood waters near Illinois 33 between Palestine and
Hutsonville, Illinois. Many local river roads are flooded.


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




1006 am CDT Mon Jul 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Hutsonville legacy Power Plant site.
* Until Tuesday July 14.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 22.8
feet this afternoon.
* At 22.8 feet... flooding extends to what is locally called River Road
in several areas. River Road is the rural way south from
Hutsonville to Palestine. Flooding in this area affects large
expanses of agricultural land... river Cabins and hunting areas on
both sides of the river. Most local... unimproved roads leading
towards the river are flooded. These roads led to farms... river
Cabins... private residences... levees and a few oil Wells.


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




847 am CDT Mon Jul 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Embarras River at Lawrenceville.
* Until late tonight.
* At 8 am Monday the stage was 30.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 30 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
this evening.
* Impact... at 30 feet... minor agricultural flooding begins.



                  Fld observed forecast 6 am
location stg stg day time Tue Wed Thu

Embarras River
Lawrenceville 30 30.5 Mon 8 am 29.4 28.4 27.9



Lat... Lon 3885 8786 3885 8773 3869 8759 3862 8765






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