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Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 18 at 9:32AM CDT until April 23 at 5:00AM CDT by NWS Paducah KY

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Kentucky...Indiana...Illinois... Ohio River at Newburgh Dam, Mount Vernon, J.T. Myers Dam, and Shawneetown. .Recent heavy rainfall in the Ohio River basin has caused minor flooding. For the Ohio River...including Newburgh Dam, Mount Vernon, J.T. Myers Dam, Shawneetown...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Ohio River at Newburgh Dam. * WHEN...Until early Tuesday morning. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 AM CDT Thursday the stage was 43.1 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 43.3 feet tomorrow morning. It will then fall below flood stage late Monday evening. - Flood stage is 38.0 feet.

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Spencer, IN; Vanderburgh, IN; Warrick, IN; Daviess, KY; Henderson, KY

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 18 at 9:32AM CDT until April 24 at 4:45AM CDT by NWS Paducah KY

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Kentucky...Indiana...Illinois... Ohio River at Newburgh Dam, Mount Vernon, J.T. Myers Dam, and Shawneetown. .Recent heavy rainfall in the Ohio River basin has caused minor flooding. For the Ohio River...including Newburgh Dam, Mount Vernon, J.T. Myers Dam, Shawneetown...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Ohio River at J.T. Myers Dam. * WHEN...Until early Wednesday morning. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 AM CDT Thursday the stage was 40.6 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 41.2 feet early Sunday morning. It will then fall below flood stage late Tuesday evening. - Flood stage is 37.0 feet.

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Area
Posey, IN; Union, KY

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 18 at 9:32AM CDT until April 24 at 7:45AM CDT by NWS Paducah KY

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Kentucky...Indiana...Illinois... Ohio River at Newburgh Dam, Mount Vernon, J.T. Myers Dam, and Shawneetown. .Recent heavy rainfall in the Ohio River basin has caused minor flooding. For the Ohio River...including Newburgh Dam, Mount Vernon, J.T. Myers Dam, Shawneetown...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Ohio River at Mount Vernon. * WHEN...Until Wednesday morning. * IMPACTS...At 40.0 feet, Farm land and some main roads are flooded in places southwest and west of Mt. Vernon. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 6:00 AM CDT Thursday the stage was 39.9 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 40.6 feet Saturday evening. It will then fall below flood stage early Wednesday morning. - Flood stage is 35.0 feet.

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Area
Posey, IN; Vanderburgh, IN; Henderson, KY; Union, KY

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 18 at 9:05AM CDT until April 26 at 4:00AM CDT by NWS Paducah KY

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Indiana...Illinois... Wabash River at New Harmony. .Recent heavy rainfall has caused the Wabash River to rise into minor flood at New Harmony. For the Wabash River...including New Harmony...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Wabash River at New Harmony. * WHEN...Until Friday, April 26. * IMPACTS...At 19.0 feet, Harmonie State Park is closed. Surrounding bottomland is flooded. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:30 AM CDT Thursday the stage was 16.3 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 17.3 feet early Monday morning. It will then fall below flood stage Thursday, April 25. - Flood stage is 15.0 feet.

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Area
Gallatin, IL; Wabash, IL; White, IL; Gibson, IN; Posey, IN

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 17 at 10:58PM EDT until April 20 at 2:00AM EDT by NWS Indianapolis IN

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river and locations in Indiana...Illinois... Wabash River from Lafayette downstream to Mount Carmel. .Following the heavy rain last week, the Wabash River from Lafayette southward remains in flood, and flooding will last as long as into mid to late week next week. * WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Wabash River at Clinton. * WHEN...Until early Saturday morning. * IMPACTS...At 20.0 feet, Low bottomlands flood. Water begins to back up local tributaries. River road near Mecca is impassable. Higher county roads and bottomlands begin to flood. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - There is no current observed data. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage early Friday afternoon and continue falling and remain below flood stage. - Flood stage is 18.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Parke, IN; Vermillion, IN; Vigo, IN

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 17 at 10:58PM EDT until April 20 at 10:00PM EDT by NWS Indianapolis IN

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river and locations in Indiana...Illinois... Wabash River from Lafayette downstream to Mount Carmel. .Following the heavy rain last week, the Wabash River from Lafayette southward remains in flood, and flooding will last as long as into mid to late week next week. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Wabash River at Lafayette. * WHEN...Until late Saturday evening. * IMPACTS...At 12.0 feet, Water may approach a couple low county roads. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 10:30 PM EDT Wednesday the stage was 13.2 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 10:30 PM EDT Wednesday was 13.7 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage late Saturday morning and continue falling and remain below flood stage. - Flood stage is 11.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Fountain, IN; Parke, IN; Tippecanoe, IN; Vermillion, IN; Warren, IN

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 17 at 10:58PM EDT until April 21 at 12:30PM EDT by NWS Indianapolis IN

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river and locations in Indiana...Illinois... Wabash River from Lafayette downstream to Mount Carmel. .Following the heavy rain last week, the Wabash River from Lafayette southward remains in flood, and flooding will last as long as into mid to late week next week. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Wabash River at Covington. * WHEN...Until early Sunday afternoon. * IMPACTS...At 20.0 feet, A few county roads begin to flood. Higher bottomlands begin to flood. The first cottage upstream from U.S. 136 bridge may become isolated by high water. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:45 PM EDT Wednesday the stage was 19.3 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 9:45 PM EDT Wednesday was 20.4 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage early Sunday morning and continue falling and remain below flood stage. - Flood stage is 16.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Fountain, IN; Parke, IN; Vermillion, IN; Warren, IN

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 17 at 10:58PM EDT until April 22 at 1:00PM EDT by NWS Indianapolis IN

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river and locations in Indiana...Illinois... Wabash River from Lafayette downstream to Mount Carmel. .Following the heavy rain last week, the Wabash River from Lafayette southward remains in flood, and flooding will last as long as into mid to late week next week. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Wabash River at Montezuma. * WHEN...Until early Monday afternoon. * IMPACTS...At 20.0 feet, Park in southern Montezuma begins to flood. Higher bottomlands begin to flood. Water backs up most local tributaries. River water is at the top of some private levees. Lowest county roads begin to flood. Parke CR 75 W begins to flood. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:45 PM EDT Wednesday the stage was 19.5 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 9:45 PM EDT Wednesday was 20.3 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage early Monday morning and continue falling and remain below flood stage. - Flood stage is 14.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Parke, IN; Vermillion, IN; Vigo, IN

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 17 at 10:58PM EDT until April 23 at 2:00AM EDT by NWS Indianapolis IN

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river and locations in Indiana...Illinois... Wabash River from Lafayette downstream to Mount Carmel. .Following the heavy rain last week, the Wabash River from Lafayette southward remains in flood, and flooding will last as long as into mid to late week next week. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Wabash River at Vincennes. * WHEN...Until early Tuesday morning. * IMPACTS...At 17.0 feet, Considerable agricultural flooding extends from just north of the junction of Illinois 33 with Business 50 to the St. Francesville, Illinois area. River Road from Lincoln Memorial Bridge to Billett Rd is impassable. Extensive seep water forms behind Illinois levees extending from Russellville to U.S. Highway 50. Flooding of agricultural land begins in Knox County Indiana west of the railroad extending for the Oaktown area to the north side of Vincennes. Extensive flooding of Small Creek. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 10:45 PM EDT Wednesday /9:45 PM CDT Wednesday/ the stage was 16.7 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 10:45 PM EDT Wednesday /9:45 PM CDT Wednesday/ was 16.9 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage early Monday afternoon and continue falling and remain below flood stage. - Flood stage is 16.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Lawrence, IL; Wabash, IL; Knox, IN

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 17 at 10:58PM EDT until April 23 at 2:40AM EDT by NWS Indianapolis IN

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river and locations in Indiana...Illinois... Wabash River from Lafayette downstream to Mount Carmel. .Following the heavy rain last week, the Wabash River from Lafayette southward remains in flood, and flooding will last as long as into mid to late week next week. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Wabash River at Terre Haute. * WHEN...Until early Tuesday morning. * IMPACTS...At 20.5 feet, Flooding behind the Honey Creek levee becomes rather extensive. Most low roads are flooded. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 10:30 PM EDT Wednesday /9:30 PM CDT Wednesday/ the stage was 20.6 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 10:30 PM EDT Wednesday /9:30 PM CDT Wednesday/ was 20.8 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage early Monday afternoon and continue falling and remain below flood stage. - Flood stage is 16.5 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Clark, IL; Crawford, IL; Sullivan, IN; Vigo, IN

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 17 at 10:58PM EDT until April 24 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS Indianapolis IN

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river and locations in Indiana...Illinois... Wabash River from Lafayette downstream to Mount Carmel. .Following the heavy rain last week, the Wabash River from Lafayette southward remains in flood, and flooding will last as long as into mid to late week next week. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Wabash River at Mount Carmel. * WHEN...Until Wednesday, April 24. * IMPACTS...At 22.0 feet, Flood waters begin to affect residents of East Mt. Carmel, Indiana. Fifth Street that parallels river closes. Twin restaurant along the river also closes. Several local river roads flood. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 10:00 PM EDT Wednesday /9:00 PM CDT Wednesday/ the stage was 21.2 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 10:00 PM EDT Wednesday /9:00 PM CDT Wednesday/ was 21.2 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 22.1 feet early Sunday morning. It will then fall below flood stage Wednesday, April 24. - Flood stage is 19.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Edwards, IL; Gallatin, IL; Wabash, IL; White, IL; Gibson, IN; Knox, IN; Posey, IN

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 17 at 10:58PM EDT until April 24 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS Indianapolis IN

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river and locations in Indiana...Illinois... Wabash River from Lafayette downstream to Mount Carmel. .Following the heavy rain last week, the Wabash River from Lafayette southward remains in flood, and flooding will last as long as into mid to late week next week. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Wabash River at Riverton. * WHEN...Until Wednesday, April 24. * IMPACTS...At 18.5 feet, High water surrounds elevated river cabins. County roads to these cabins are impassable. Agricultural flooding is in progress. Seep water develops behind levees. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 10:00 PM EDT Wednesday /9:00 PM CDT Wednesday/ the stage was 18.9 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 10:00 PM EDT Wednesday /9:00 PM CDT Wednesday/ was 18.9 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage Wednesday, April 24 and continue falling and remain below flood stage. - Flood stage is 15.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Crawford, IL; Lawrence, IL; Knox, IN; Sullivan, IN

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 17 at 10:58PM EDT until April 24 at 9:12PM EDT by NWS Indianapolis IN

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river and locations in Indiana...Illinois... Wabash River from Lafayette downstream to Mount Carmel. .Following the heavy rain last week, the Wabash River from Lafayette southward remains in flood, and flooding will last as long as into mid to late week next week. * WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site. * WHEN...Until Wednesday, April 24. * IMPACTS...At 20.0 feet, Leaverton Park in Palestine and park in Hutsonville begin to flood. Agricultural flooding spreads to higher land. Seep water is noticeable behind levees. Some elevated river cottages are surrounded by water. Several county or township roads east of Lincoln Heritage Trail between Palestine and Hutsonville in Crawford County Illinois are impassable. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - There is no current observed data. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage Wednesday, April 24 and continue falling and remain below flood stage. - Flood stage is 16.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Crawford, IL; Lawrence, IL; Knox, IN; Sullivan, IN

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 17 at 10:49PM EDT until April 19 at 2:00AM EDT by NWS Indianapolis IN

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers and locations in Indiana... East Fork White River near Rivervale. White River at Newberry, Edwardsport, Elliston. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following river and locations in Indiana... White River at Hazleton and Petersburg. .Minor flooding...following heavy rainfall last week...will continue on the East Fork White River at Rivervale into early Thursday...and on the White River at Elliston and Newberry into Thursday night... and points farther downstream into at least this weekend. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...East Fork White River near Rivervale. * WHEN...Until early Friday morning. * IMPACTS...At 20.5 feet, Lawrenceport Road just east of Lawrenceport and on the south side of river begins to flood around this level. During typical floods in this area this portion of the road can be flooded by 5 to more than 10 feet of water. During the January 2005 flood this area would have been near the "bottom" of the river, underwater by nearly 17 feet. In the Great March 1913 flood, more than 25 feet of water would have covered this location. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:30 PM EDT Wednesday the stage was 20.6 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 9:30 PM EDT Wednesday was 22.1 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 20.8 feet just after midnight tonight. It will then fall below flood stage early tomorrow afternoon. - Flood stage is 20.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Lawrence, IN; Martin, IN

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 17 at 10:49PM EDT until April 19 at 2:27AM EDT by NWS Indianapolis IN

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers and locations in Indiana... East Fork White River near Rivervale. White River at Newberry, Edwardsport, Elliston. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following river and locations in Indiana... White River at Hazleton and Petersburg. .Minor flooding...following heavy rainfall last week...will continue on the East Fork White River at Rivervale into early Thursday...and on the White River at Elliston and Newberry into Thursday night... and points farther downstream into at least this weekend. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...White River at Newberry. * WHEN...Until early Friday morning. * IMPACTS...At 17.0 feet, Flood waters block access and begins to surround about 5 to 10 river cabins on south side of the river just southwest of Newberry. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:30 PM EDT Wednesday the stage was 17.1 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 9:30 PM EDT Wednesday was 18.5 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage early tomorrow afternoon and continue falling and remain below flood stage. - Flood stage is 13.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Daviess, IN; Greene, IN; Knox, IN

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 17 at 10:49PM EDT until April 19 at 9:05AM EDT by NWS Indianapolis IN

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers and locations in Indiana... East Fork White River near Rivervale. White River at Newberry, Edwardsport, Elliston. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following river and locations in Indiana... White River at Hazleton and Petersburg. .Minor flooding...following heavy rainfall last week...will continue on the East Fork White River at Rivervale into early Thursday...and on the White River at Elliston and Newberry into Thursday night... and points farther downstream into at least this weekend. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...White River at Elliston. * WHEN...Until late Friday morning. * IMPACTS...At 23.5 feet, County Road 100 N leading to Shawnee Field floods. High water affecting other roads near the White River in Greene County also. Extensive flooding of river bottomlands. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 8:00 AM EDT Wednesday the stage was 23.7 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 8:00 AM EDT Wednesday was 23.7 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage late tomorrow evening and continue falling and remain below flood stage. - Flood stage is 18.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Daviess, IN; Greene, IN; Knox, IN

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 17 at 10:49PM EDT until April 20 at 10:40PM EDT by NWS Indianapolis IN

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers and locations in Indiana... East Fork White River near Rivervale. White River at Newberry, Edwardsport, Elliston. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following river and locations in Indiana... White River at Hazleton and Petersburg. .Minor flooding...following heavy rainfall last week...will continue on the East Fork White River at Rivervale into early Thursday...and on the White River at Elliston and Newberry into Thursday night... and points farther downstream into at least this weekend. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...White River at Edwardsport. * WHEN...Until late Saturday evening. * IMPACTS...At 22.9 feet, A 25 foot section of Levee Unit 8 failed at this level on March 6 2011...flooding local roads behind the levee. Flooding not nearly as bad as June 2008 levee failure. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:00 PM EDT Wednesday /6:00 PM CDT Wednesday/ the stage was 21.8 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 7:00 PM EDT Wednesday /6:00 PM CDT Wednesday/ was 22.3 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage late Saturday morning and continue falling and remain below flood stage. - Flood stage is 15.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Daviess, IN; Gibson, IN; Knox, IN; Pike, IN

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 17 at 10:49PM EDT until April 23 at 3:42PM EDT by NWS Indianapolis IN

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers and locations in Indiana... East Fork White River near Rivervale. White River at Newberry, Edwardsport, Elliston. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following river and locations in Indiana... White River at Hazleton and Petersburg. .Minor flooding...following heavy rainfall last week...will continue on the East Fork White River at Rivervale into early Thursday...and on the White River at Elliston and Newberry into Thursday night... and points farther downstream into at least this weekend. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...White River at Petersburg. * WHEN...Until Tuesday afternoon. * IMPACTS...At 23.0 feet, Extensive flooding is progress affecting agricultural and rural residential areas. Several rural county roads extensively flooded including Bottoms Rd...Brothers Rd and E. Governor Rd in Knox County. A few residents may move out in an area locally known as Dodge City. Several small oil fields are inaccessible. During agricultural season much flood damage can occur. High water isolates some river cabin residents. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:45 PM EDT Wednesday /8:45 PM CDT Wednesday/ the stage was 22.0 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 9:45 PM EDT Wednesday /8:45 PM CDT Wednesday/ was 22.0 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 22.4 feet tomorrow evening. It will then fall below flood stage early Tuesday morning. - Flood stage is 16.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Daviess, IN; Gibson, IN; Knox, IN; Pike, IN

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 17 at 10:49PM EDT until April 24 at 7:00AM EDT by NWS Indianapolis IN

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers and locations in Indiana... East Fork White River near Rivervale. White River at Newberry, Edwardsport, Elliston. ...The Flood Warning is extended for the following river and locations in Indiana... White River at Hazleton and Petersburg. .Minor flooding...following heavy rainfall last week...will continue on the East Fork White River at Rivervale into early Thursday...and on the White River at Elliston and Newberry into Thursday night... and points farther downstream into at least this weekend. * WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...White River at Hazleton. * WHEN...Until Wednesday, April 24. * IMPACTS...At 22.0 feet, In agricultural season, extensive flooding of bottomlands and some of the higher bottomlands is in progress. High water surrounds residents in river cabins. Oil fields and local roads flood. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - There is no current observed data. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 22.6 feet early Saturday morning. It will then fall below flood stage Tuesday evening. - Flood stage is 16.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Gibson, IN; Knox, IN

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued April 17 at 8:34PM CDT until April 20 at 12:20PM CDT by NWS Louisville KY

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Kentucky...Indiana... Ohio River at Tell City affecting Hancock and Perry Counties. .Heavy rain from the past few days will allow the river to continue to rise over the next several days. * WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Ohio River at Tell City. * WHEN...Until early Saturday afternoon. * IMPACTS...At 35.5 feet, Floodgates begin closing. At 38.0 feet, Indiana highway 66 floods between Derby and Magnet... Rome and Derby...and at Rocky Point. At 40.0 feet, Indiana highway 66 closes above Cannelton. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 3:00 PM CDT Wednesday the stage was 39.3 feet. - Bankfull stage is 30.0 feet. - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 3:00 PM CDT Wednesday was 39.3 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 39.8 feet early tomorrow afternoon. It will then fall below flood stage Saturday morning. - Flood stage is 38.0 feet. - Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 38.3 feet on 01/29/2019. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Perry, IN; Hancock, KY
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