Posted On March 13, 2015
The Flood Warning continues for The Ohio River at Markland Dam * from Saturday evening to late Tuesday night. * At 5 PM the stage was 48.4 feet. * Minor flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 51 feet. * The river will rise above flood stage tomorrow evening and continue to rise to near 52.2 feet by Sunday evening.The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday before midnight. * At stages near 52.0 feet, Lowland roads near the river are flooded including low-lying roads near Carrollton, Vevay, Warsaw and Florence. Portions of Indiana Route 56 are flooded downstream of Vevay.
* Flood Warning for the Kentucky River at Lockport Lock. * from Saturday evening to late Saturday night. * At 7:30 PM Friday the stage was 28.2 feet. * Flood stage is 33.0 feet. * Minor flooding is forecast. * Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage Saturday evening. * Impact...At 33.0 feet...Low lying roads near the river along and west of KY 355 flood. * Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 32.1 feet on Jul 6 2013.