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Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:07 PM CDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 3:07 AM EDT on April 30, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for the Wabash River at New Harmony
* from Tuesday evening until further notice.
* At 9 PM Friday the stage was 5.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage Tuesday evening and crest
near 20.1 feet Monday may 8.
* Impact... at 20.0 feet... parts of northern New Harmony begin to flood
and sandbagging becomes necessary in town.


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




948 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Mount Carmel.
* From late Monday night until further notice.
* At 8:45 PM Friday the stage was 7.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early Tuesday morning and
continue to rise to near 27.6 feet by early Monday morning.
Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* At 27.5 feet... in the city of Mt. Carmel, all local roads flooded
east of the levee except for south division.


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




1048 PM EDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Vincennes.
* From Monday afternoon until further notice.
* At 9:45 PM Friday the stage was 7.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Monday early afternoon and
continue to rise to near 25.3 feet by Monday morning. Additional
rises are possible thereafter.
* At 25.0 feet... water is at critical stage for England Pond levee on
Illinois side. Pearl City extensively floods. Installation of
flood gates is required for the city of Vincennes. Flooding occurs
in old Vincennes area. Extensive agricultural flooding continues.


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




948 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Hazleton.
* From Monday evening until further notice.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 22.2
feet Saturday evening.
* 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.


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




1048 PM EDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Petersburg.
* From Monday afternoon until further notice.
* At 9:30 PM Friday the stage was 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Monday early afternoon and
continue to rise to near 21.5 feet by Saturday evening.
* At 21.3 feet... State Road 257 south of Washington began to flood
during may 2008 after local rains of more than an inch on very wet
soils with Petersburg at 21.3 feet and rising and Shoals at 15.5
feet and rising.


Lat... Lon 3852 8722 3850 8729 3851 8744 3854 8744
      3855 8736 3853 8729 3856 8723




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:51 AM CDT on April 29, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on May 01, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through late Sunday
night...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southern Illinois, southwest Indiana, western
Kentucky, and southeast Missouri, including the following
areas, in southern Illinois, Alexander, Edwards, Franklin,
Gallatin, Hamilton, Hardin, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson,
Massac, Perry IL, Pope, Pulaski, Saline, Union, Wabash, Wayne
IL, white, and Williamson. In southwest Indiana, Gibson, Pike,
Posey, Spencer, Vanderburgh, and Warrick. In western Kentucky,
Ballard, Carlisle, Daviess, Fulton, Henderson, Hickman,
McCracken, and Union KY. In southeast Missouri, Bollinger,
Butler, Cape Girardeau, Carter, Mississippi, New Madrid, Perry
MO, Ripley, Scott, Stoddard, and Wayne MO.

* Through late Sunday night

* the Flash Flood Watch remains in effect for all of southeast
Missouri, southern Illinois, southwest Indiana, and a few border
counties of west Kentucky along the Ohio and Mississippi rivers.
Numerous thunderstorms with very heavy rain are expected to
persist across the watch area through Saturday morning,
gradually working back toward southeast Missouri and southwest
Illinois during the afternoon and evening hours on Saturday.
Areas further east may see a break in the precipitation Saturday
into Saturday night, but will then see more thunderstorms with
very heavy rainfall move in from the west late Saturday night
and through the day Sunday. Radar estimates of two to five
inches of rain have already fallen over parts of the watch area.
An additional three to five inches of rain is expected to occur
before the storm system exits the area Sunday night, with the
heaviest rainfall expected in the southeast Missouri foothills.
Locally higher amounts are also possible where numerous
thunderstorms move across the same area.

* In addition to the possibility of flash flooding of some
roadways and streams, the heavy rainfall is expected to cause
rises on many of the area rivers, particularly the smaller
rivers in southeast Missouri, such as the Saint Francis, black,
and current rivers. Given the widespread rainfall across the
region, other larger river systems, such as the Mississippi and
Ohio rivers will see rises in water levels occur in early may.
Due to the prolonged period of rain, some of the flash flood
warnings that are issued may be transitioned to overland flood
warnings.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



Smith



Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:51 AM CDT on April 29, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on May 01, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through late Sunday
night...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southern Illinois, southwest Indiana, western
Kentucky, and southeast Missouri, including the following
areas, in southern Illinois, Alexander, Edwards, Franklin,
Gallatin, Hamilton, Hardin, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson,
Massac, Perry IL, Pope, Pulaski, Saline, Union, Wabash, Wayne
IL, white, and Williamson. In southwest Indiana, Gibson, Pike,
Posey, Spencer, Vanderburgh, and Warrick. In western Kentucky,
Ballard, Carlisle, Daviess, Fulton, Henderson, Hickman,
McCracken, and Union KY. In southeast Missouri, Bollinger,
Butler, Cape Girardeau, Carter, Mississippi, New Madrid, Perry
MO, Ripley, Scott, Stoddard, and Wayne MO.

* Through late Sunday night

* the Flash Flood Watch remains in effect for all of southeast
Missouri, southern Illinois, southwest Indiana, and a few border
counties of west Kentucky along the Ohio and Mississippi rivers.
Numerous thunderstorms with very heavy rain are expected to
persist across the watch area through Saturday morning,
gradually working back toward southeast Missouri and southwest
Illinois during the afternoon and evening hours on Saturday.
Areas further east may see a break in the precipitation Saturday
into Saturday night, but will then see more thunderstorms with
very heavy rainfall move in from the west late Saturday night
and through the day Sunday. Radar estimates of two to five
inches of rain have already fallen over parts of the watch area.
An additional three to five inches of rain is expected to occur
before the storm system exits the area Sunday night, with the
heaviest rainfall expected in the southeast Missouri foothills.
Locally higher amounts are also possible where numerous
thunderstorms move across the same area.

* In addition to the possibility of flash flooding of some
roadways and streams, the heavy rainfall is expected to cause
rises on many of the area rivers, particularly the smaller
rivers in southeast Missouri, such as the Saint Francis, black,
and current rivers. Given the widespread rainfall across the
region, other larger river systems, such as the Mississippi and
Ohio rivers will see rises in water levels occur in early may.
Due to the prolonged period of rain, some of the flash flood
warnings that are issued may be transitioned to overland flood
warnings.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



Smith



Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Watch, Freeze Warning , Freeze Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Georgia - Special Statement , Record Report
Hawaii - Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , Record Report
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Indiana - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Record Report
Kansas - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flood Watch
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Nebraska - Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
New Jersey - Areal Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
New York - Lakeshore Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Record Report
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Puerto Rico - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
South Carolina - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Freeze Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , High Wind Warning, Freeze Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Wind Advisory , Hard Freeze Warning , Record Report
Virginia - Areal Flood Advisory
West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch
Wyoming - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement

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