Lawrence County, Illinois
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Flood Warning
1153 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Wabash River at Riverton.
* until Sunday afternoon.
* At Thu 11:00 AM the stage was 16.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 17.0 feet by late tonight
then begin falling. The river will fall below flood stage late
Saturday night.
* 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 8761 3899 8748 3886 8750 3885 8756
3898 8759 3913 8767


Flood Warning
1053 AM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site.
* until Sunday afternoon.
* There have been no observations in the last 24 hours.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to crest at 18.1 feet Friday
morning and will fall below flood stage by Saturday evening.
* 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 3930 8757 3923 8754 3912 8762 3914 8768
3922 8762 3932 8763


Freeze Warning
Including the cities of Greenup, Marshall, Effingham, Newton,
Robinson, Flora, Olney, and Lawrenceville
304 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018


* TEMPERATURE...Lows in the lower 30s are expected across
southeast Illinois tonight.

* IMPACTS...Freezing conditions may damage or kill sensitive
plants and some newly sprouted trees, if left unprotected.


A Freeze Warning means sub freezing temperatures are imminent or
highly likely. These conditions will kill sensitive vegetation
that is not taken inside or covered.



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