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Flood Warning
Issued: 2:27 PM EST Feb. 15, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Terre Haute.
* Until Thursday morning.
* At 1:30 PM Friday the stage was 19.8 feet. This is 2.0 to 2.5 feet
higher than the observations from the old legacy gauge.
* Flood stage is 16.5 feet. This is 2.5 feet higher than flood stage
from the old legacy gauge.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Wednesday evening.
* At 19.5 feet... water begins to rise in the Izaak Walton Lake. Sheet
flowing water begins in the wetland project between U.S. 40 and
I-70, and during a prolonged flood event project fills about 75
percent.


Lat... Lon 3960 8736 3943 8740 3930 8757 3932 8763
      3945 8747 3960 8741




227 PM EST Fri Feb 15 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Montezuma.
* Until Wednesday evening.
* At 1:45 PM Friday the stage was 17.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Wednesday morning.
* At 18.0 feet... Montezuma agricultural levee is overtopped. Fourteen
hundred acres of low bottomlands flood.


Lat... Lon 3997 8739 3986 8734 3977 8736 3977 8740
      3985 8741 3997 8745