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Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Benton

NWS Chicago (Northeastern Illinois and Northwestern Indiana)

...A FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS REMAINS IN EFFECT Until 1045 AM CST Wednesday/1145 AM EST Wednesday/ FOR Kendall...La Salle...DuPage...Cook...southern Boone...Livingston... southern Lake...Ogle...Will...Lee...De Kalb...southern Winnebago... Grundy...Kankakee...Ford...Kane...Iroquois...southern McHenry... Benton...Porter...Newton...Lake and Jasper Counties... At 435 AM CST/535 AM EST/...doppler radar indicated that mainly light rain continued to fall over portions of east central Illinois and northwest Indiana, east of an line from roughly Champaign Illinois to Valparaiso Indiana. While rain will end this morning and additional heavy rain is not expected...rainfall over the past two days of between two and a half and nearly five inches of rain have been measured across the warned area. Due to the heavy rainfall and quick runoff due to frozen ground...ongoing flooding will be slow to subside across the warned area. Most area rivers and creeks will be at bankfull or in flood. Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Carroll; Pulaski; White

NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers... Tippecanoe River above Winamac affecting Carroll...Pulaski and White Counties ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers... Little River above Huntington affecting Allen...Huntington and Wabash Counties Tippecanoe River near Ora affecting Fulton...Kosciusko... Marshall...Pulaski and Starke Counties Tippecanoe River at Norway Dam affecting Carroll and White Counties Wabash River near Bluffton affecting Wells County Eel River at North Manchester affecting Cass...Kosciusko... Miami...Wabash and Whitley Counties Kankakee River at Davis affecting La Porte...Starke and St. Joseph Counties Yellow River at Plymouth affecting Marshall...Starke and St. Joseph Counties Yellow River at Knox affecting Marshall...Starke and St. Joseph Counties Maumee River at Fort Wayne affecting Allen and Paulding Counties Maumee River near Defiance affecting Defiance and Henry Counties Maumee River at Napoleon affecting Henry County Saint Joseph River Ohio below Montpelier affecting Williams County Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville affecting Allen...De Kalb and Defiance Counties Saint Joseph River Ohio near St. Joe River Ft. Wayne affecting Allen County Saint Marys River near Decatur affecting Adams...Allen and Van Wert Counties Saint Marys River at Muldoon Bridge affecting Allen County Tiffin River near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams Counties North Branch Elkhart River at Cosperville affecting Noble County Elkhart River at Goshen affecting Elkhart and Noble Counties Saint Joseph River Michigan at Three Rivers affecting Elkhart... Branch and St. Joseph Counties Saint Joseph River Michigan at Mottville affecting Elkhart...Cass and St. Joseph Counties Saint Joseph River Michigan at Elkhart affecting Elkhart...St. Joseph and Cass Counties Saint Joseph River Michigan at South Bend affecting Elkhart...St. Joseph and Berrien Counties Saint Joseph River Michigan at Niles affecting Elkhart...St. Joseph and Berrien Counties .Significant rises on area rivers will continue due to recent heavy rainfall. Moderate to major flooding will occur across portions of the Kankakee and St. Joseph river basins. The Flood Warning has been extended for The Tippecanoe River above Winamac

* until further notice.

* At 4 AM Wednesday the stage was 9.9 feet and rising.

* Major flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage early Wednesday morning and crest near 13.2 feet around 7 AM Saturday February 24. Additional rises are possible thereafter.

* At 13.0 feet...Major flooding is in progress.

* This crest compares to a previous crest of 12.7 feet which occurred on Jun 4 2013. &&

Never drive vehicles through flooded areas. The water may be too deep to allow safe passage. Never allow children to play in or near flood waters. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or local media for further statements and updated forecasts. Detailed river forecasts and more information can be found on the internet at www.weather.gov/iwx under Rivers and Lakes. All times are in Eastern Time. This statement will be updated in about 24 hours or sooner if necessary.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Carroll; Tippecanoe; White

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...Observed flooding changed from Major to Major severity for the following rivers in Indiana... ...Forecast flooding changed from Major to Major severity for the following rivers in Indiana... Tippecanoe River AT Oakdale Dam at Lake Freeman near Yeoman affecting Carroll...Tippecanoe and White Counties Tippecanoe River near Delphi affecting Carroll...Tippecanoe and White Counties .Rainfall of 2 to 4 inches has fallen across north central Indiana since Monday morning. More rain will fall at weeks end that may cause higher crests and prolong flooding. Flooding will affect numerous local and state roads, considerable agricultural land, and possibly some residential areas. Early Wednesday morning flooding was confined to the Tippecanoe and Wabash Rivers in northern and western Indiana. NIPSCO reported the flow from Oakdale Dam had exceeded 23,000 cubic feet per second as of 130 AM EST Wednesday. Precautionary/Preparedness Actions... Motorists should never drive into flood water. Turn around and go another way. Keep children away from flooded areas. Recreational and agricultural interests should remain alert to changing river conditions. For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and click on rivers and lakes. The Flood Warning continues for The Tippecanoe River AT Oakdale Dam at Lake Freeman near Yeoman.

* At 1:30 AM Wednesday the flow was 23749 cfs.

* Flood stage is 13000 cfs.

* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 28040 cfs by after midnight tomorrow. The river will fall below flood stage Saturday afternoon.

* At 30000 cfs...All residents south of Oakdale Dam may need to evacuate. &&


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Carroll; Tippecanoe; White

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...Observed flooding changed from Major to Major severity for the following rivers in Indiana... ...Forecast flooding changed from Major to Major severity for the following rivers in Indiana... Tippecanoe River AT Oakdale Dam at Lake Freeman near Yeoman affecting Carroll...Tippecanoe and White Counties Tippecanoe River near Delphi affecting Carroll...Tippecanoe and White Counties .Rainfall of 2 to 4 inches has fallen across north central Indiana since Monday morning. More rain will fall at weeks end that may cause higher crests and prolong flooding. Flooding will affect numerous local and state roads, considerable agricultural land, and possibly some residential areas. Early Wednesday morning flooding was confined to the Tippecanoe and Wabash Rivers in northern and western Indiana. NIPSCO reported the flow from Oakdale Dam had exceeded 23,000 cubic feet per second as of 130 AM EST Wednesday. Precautionary/Preparedness Actions... Motorists should never drive into flood water. Turn around and go another way. Keep children away from flooded areas. Recreational and agricultural interests should remain alert to changing river conditions. For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and click on rivers and lakes. ...Forecast flooding increased from Moderate to Major severity... The Flood Warning continues for The Tippecanoe River near Delphi.

* At 2:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 13.2 feet.

* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.

* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.4 feet by after midnight tomorrow. The river will fall below flood stage Saturday afternoon.

* At 15.0 feet...Major flooding in progress. Evacuation of many people downstream of Oakdale Dam. Roads along both sides of the river are flooded, some by more than a foot deep. Substantial property damage downstream of Oakdale Dam. Flooded areas include Horseshoe Bend, Tippecanoe Ranch and Tecumseh Bend Roads, CR 1275 W north of Bicycle Bridge Rd, extreme west end of CR 975 N and low part of Goldsberry Rd. Residents park cars on high ground. Flooding affects numerous residential and recreational areas along the river. &&


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Carroll; Warren

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has extended the

* Flood Warning for... Carroll County in north central Indiana... Fountain County in west central Indiana... Tippecanoe County in west central Indiana... Northwestern Clinton County in central Indiana... Warren County in west central Indiana... Northwestern Vermillion County in west central Indiana... Northwestern Montgomery County in west central Indiana...

* Until 645 PM EST Wednesday

* At 605 AM EST, light to moderate rain continues to fall across the region. 2 to 5 inches of rain has fallen across the warning area since Monday morning. Flooding is ongoing and expected to continue today.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Lafayette, Monticello, West Lafayette, Delphi, Covington, Veedersburg, Williamsport, Attica, Flora, Rossville, Shadeland, Dayton, Battle Ground, Mulberry, Cayuga, Waynetown, Linden, West Lebanon, Camden and Clarks Hill.

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Carroll; White

NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers... Tippecanoe River above Winamac affecting Carroll...Pulaski and White Counties ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers... Little River above Huntington affecting Allen...Huntington and Wabash Counties Tippecanoe River near Ora affecting Fulton...Kosciusko... Marshall...Pulaski and Starke Counties Tippecanoe River at Norway Dam affecting Carroll and White Counties Wabash River near Bluffton affecting Wells County Eel River at North Manchester affecting Cass...Kosciusko... Miami...Wabash and Whitley Counties Kankakee River at Davis affecting La Porte...Starke and St. Joseph Counties Yellow River at Plymouth affecting Marshall...Starke and St. Joseph Counties Yellow River at Knox affecting Marshall...Starke and St. Joseph Counties Maumee River at Fort Wayne affecting Allen and Paulding Counties Maumee River near Defiance affecting Defiance and Henry Counties Maumee River at Napoleon affecting Henry County Saint Joseph River Ohio below Montpelier affecting Williams County Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville affecting Allen...De Kalb and Defiance Counties Saint Joseph River Ohio near St. Joe River Ft. Wayne affecting Allen County Saint Marys River near Decatur affecting Adams...Allen and Van Wert Counties Saint Marys River at Muldoon Bridge affecting Allen County Tiffin River near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams Counties North Branch Elkhart River at Cosperville affecting Noble County Elkhart River at Goshen affecting Elkhart and Noble Counties Saint Joseph River Michigan at Three Rivers affecting Elkhart... Branch and St. Joseph Counties Saint Joseph River Michigan at Mottville affecting Elkhart...Cass and St. Joseph Counties Saint Joseph River Michigan at Elkhart affecting Elkhart...St. Joseph and Cass Counties Saint Joseph River Michigan at South Bend affecting Elkhart...St. Joseph and Berrien Counties Saint Joseph River Michigan at Niles affecting Elkhart...St. Joseph and Berrien Counties .Significant rises on area rivers will continue due to recent heavy rainfall. Moderate to major flooding will occur across portions of the Kankakee and St. Joseph river basins. The Flood Warning continues for The Tippecanoe River at Norway Dam

* until further notice.

* Major flooding is occurring.

* At 415 AM Wednesday the flow was around 22000 cfs and fluctuating.

* Flood flow is 13000 cfs.

* Forecast...Additional rises are possible. &&

Never drive vehicles through flooded areas. The water may be too deep to allow safe passage. Never allow children to play in or near flood waters. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or local media for further statements and updated forecasts. Detailed river forecasts and more information can be found on the internet at www.weather.gov/iwx under Rivers and Lakes. All times are in Eastern Time. This statement will be updated in about 24 hours or sooner if necessary.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Cass

NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has extended the

* Flood Warning for Urban Areas and Small Streams in... White County in northwestern Indiana... Fulton County in north central Indiana... Pulaski County in northwestern Indiana... Southern Kosciusko County in north central Indiana... Cass County in north central Indiana... Northwestern Miami County in north central Indiana... Southern Marshall County in north central Indiana...

* Until 100 AM EST Friday/midnight CST Friday/

* Trained weather spotters reported heavy rain falling that was causing flooding of low lying areas with multiple road closures reported. Widespread two to five inches of rain have already fallen with an additional inch of rain likely before ending.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Logansport, Rochester, Monticello, Winona Lake, Winamac, Monon, Brookston, Akron, Pierceton, Wolcott, Mentone, Francesville, Royal Center, Medaryville, Pulaski, Walnut, Ripley, Kewanna, Reynolds and Chalmers.

* Numerous roads are closed due to high water within the warning area. Nearly all streams...creeks and rivers are in flood or will flood, some may reach record levels. Anyone living in a low lying area or locations prone to flooding should move to higher ground if you have not already done so. Be prepared for high water on roads and do not attempt to drive through these areas. Find alternate routes and stay on main roads if possible. Flooding is difficult to see at night! Flood waters will be slow to recede and it may take several days in some locations.

* Major flooding is expected along the Tippecanoe river, including downstream of Norway dam. Please monitor river conditions and warnings for area rivers.

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Cass; Kosciusko; Miami; Wabash; Whitley

NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers... Tippecanoe River above Winamac affecting Carroll...Pulaski and White Counties ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers... Little River above Huntington affecting Allen...Huntington and Wabash Counties Tippecanoe River near Ora affecting Fulton...Kosciusko... Marshall...Pulaski and Starke Counties Tippecanoe River at Norway Dam affecting Carroll and White Counties Wabash River near Bluffton affecting Wells County Eel River at North Manchester affecting Cass...Kosciusko... Miami...Wabash and Whitley Counties Kankakee River at Davis affecting La Porte...Starke and St. Joseph Counties Yellow River at Plymouth affecting Marshall...Starke and St. Joseph Counties Yellow River at Knox affecting Marshall...Starke and St. Joseph Counties Maumee River at Fort Wayne affecting Allen and Paulding Counties Maumee River near Defiance affecting Defiance and Henry Counties Maumee River at Napoleon affecting Henry County Saint Joseph River Ohio below Montpelier affecting Williams County Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville affecting Allen...De Kalb and Defiance Counties Saint Joseph River Ohio near St. Joe River Ft. Wayne affecting Allen County Saint Marys River near Decatur affecting Adams...Allen and Van Wert Counties Saint Marys River at Muldoon Bridge affecting Allen County Tiffin River near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams Counties North Branch Elkhart River at Cosperville affecting Noble County Elkhart River at Goshen affecting Elkhart and Noble Counties Saint Joseph River Michigan at Three Rivers affecting Elkhart... Branch and St. Joseph Counties Saint Joseph River Michigan at Mottville affecting Elkhart...Cass and St. Joseph Counties Saint Joseph River Michigan at Elkhart affecting Elkhart...St. Joseph and Cass Counties Saint Joseph River Michigan at South Bend affecting Elkhart...St. Joseph and Berrien Counties Saint Joseph River Michigan at Niles affecting Elkhart...St. Joseph and Berrien Counties .Significant rises on area rivers will continue due to recent heavy rainfall. Moderate to major flooding will occur across portions of the Kankakee and St. Joseph river basins. The Flood Warning continues for The Eel River at North Manchester

* until late Friday night.

* At 3 AM Wednesday the stage was 13.5 feet and rising.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Record flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will rise to a crest near 16.0 feet around 1 PM Wednesday February 21 and fall below flood stage around 2 AM Friday February 23.

* At 16.0 feet...Flood waters approach Thrift Shop on South Mill Street. &&

Never drive vehicles through flooded areas. The water may be too deep to allow safe passage. Never allow children to play in or near flood waters. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or local media for further statements and updated forecasts. Detailed river forecasts and more information can be found on the internet at www.weather.gov/iwx under Rivers and Lakes. All times are in Eastern Time. This statement will be updated in about 24 hours or sooner if necessary.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Clinton; Fountain

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has extended the

* Flood Warning for... Carroll County in north central Indiana... Fountain County in west central Indiana... Tippecanoe County in west central Indiana... Northwestern Clinton County in central Indiana... Warren County in west central Indiana... Northwestern Vermillion County in west central Indiana... Northwestern Montgomery County in west central Indiana...

* Until 645 PM EST Wednesday

* At 605 AM EST, light to moderate rain continues to fall across the region. 2 to 5 inches of rain has fallen across the warning area since Monday morning. Flooding is ongoing and expected to continue today.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Lafayette, Monticello, West Lafayette, Delphi, Covington, Veedersburg, Williamsport, Attica, Flora, Rossville, Shadeland, Dayton, Battle Ground, Mulberry, Cayuga, Waynetown, Linden, West Lebanon, Camden and Clarks Hill.

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Fountain; Parke; Tippecanoe; Vermillion; Warren

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following rivers and creeks in Indiana... East Fork White River...Muscatatuck River...Tippecanoe River... Wabash River...White River...Wildcat Creek... .Widespread flooding will develop this week in much of central and southern Indiana and continue into early March. As of late Tuesday evening the highest levels of flooding are expected to be along the Tippecanoe and Wabash Rivers in northern and western Indiana. Near major flooding is possible along the Tippecanoe River. Rainfall of 1 to 3 inches has fallen in Indiana since February 15 with the heaviest rain in northern Indiana. An additional 1 to 2 inches of rain is expected by Thursday morning. More rain will fall at weeks end that may cause higher crests and prolong flooding. Flooding will affect numerous local and state roads, considerable agricultural land, and possibly some residential areas. Late Tuesday evening flooding was confined to the Tippecanoe and Wabash Rivers in northern and western Indiana. Precautionary/Preparedness Actions... Motorists should never drive into flood water. Turn around and go another way. Keep children away from flooded areas. Recreational and agricultural interests should remain alert to changing river conditions. For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and click on rivers and lakes. The Flood Warning continues for The Wabash River at Lafayette.

* until further notice.

* At 10:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 17.0 feet.

* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 23.5 feet by Thursday early afternoon then begin falling.

* At 24.0 feet...Significant flood. Flood waters along N River Rd extend from just north of the Happy Hollow Rd intersection to near the Old Soldiers Home, a distance of nearly 2 miles. The eastern end of Catherwood Dr is now in the river. Some residents along N River Rd, in the Davis Ferry Rd area and Barton Beach Rd area, may leave. Low parking areas of Williamsburg Apt complex flood. County Road 75 S west of CR 700 W floods. Fountain CR 500 E just north of Riverside and River Rd near Williamsport flood. &&


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Fountain; Parke; Vermillion; Warren

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following rivers and creeks in Indiana... East Fork White River...Muscatatuck River...Tippecanoe River... Wabash River...White River...Wildcat Creek... .Widespread flooding will develop this week in much of central and southern Indiana and continue into early March. As of late Tuesday evening the highest levels of flooding are expected to be along the Tippecanoe and Wabash Rivers in northern and western Indiana. Near major flooding is possible along the Tippecanoe River. Rainfall of 1 to 3 inches has fallen in Indiana since February 15 with the heaviest rain in northern Indiana. An additional 1 to 2 inches of rain is expected by Thursday morning. More rain will fall at weeks end that may cause higher crests and prolong flooding. Flooding will affect numerous local and state roads, considerable agricultural land, and possibly some residential areas. Late Tuesday evening flooding was confined to the Tippecanoe and Wabash Rivers in northern and western Indiana. Precautionary/Preparedness Actions... Motorists should never drive into flood water. Turn around and go another way. Keep children away from flooded areas. Recreational and agricultural interests should remain alert to changing river conditions. For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and click on rivers and lakes. The Flood Warning continues for The Wabash River at Covington.

* until Thursday March 01.

* At 9:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 17.8 feet.

* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 26.3 feet by Friday evening. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday evening.

* At 26.5 feet...State Road 234 near Lodi begins to flood. Homes are affected along Warren CR South on opposite side of river. &&


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Jasper

NWS Chicago (Northeastern Illinois and Northwestern Indiana)

...A FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS REMAINS IN EFFECT Until 1045 AM CST Wednesday/1145 AM EST Wednesday/ FOR Kendall...La Salle...DuPage...Cook...southern Boone...Livingston... southern Lake...Ogle...Will...Lee...De Kalb...southern Winnebago... Grundy...Kankakee...Ford...Kane...Iroquois...southern McHenry... Benton...Porter...Newton...Lake and Jasper Counties... At 435 AM CST/535 AM EST/...doppler radar indicated that mainly light rain continued to fall over portions of east central Illinois and northwest Indiana, east of an line from roughly Champaign Illinois to Valparaiso Indiana. While rain will end this morning and additional heavy rain is not expected...rainfall over the past two days of between two and a half and nearly five inches of rain have been measured across the warned area. Due to the heavy rainfall and quick runoff due to frozen ground...ongoing flooding will be slow to subside across the warned area. Most area rivers and creeks will be at bankfull or in flood. Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Jasper

NWS Chicago (Northeastern Illinois and Northwestern Indiana)

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois...Indiana... Des Plaines River near Des Plaines affecting Cook County Du Page River near Plainfield affecting Will County Fox River at Algonquin Tailwater affecting Kane and McHenry Counties Iroquois River at Rensselaer affecting Jasper County Iroquois River near Foresman affecting Newton County Vermilion River near Leonore affecting La Salle County ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois...Indiana... Des Plaines River near Russell affecting Lake County East Branch Du Page River at Bolingbrook affecting Will County Iroquois River at Iroquois affecting Iroquois County Kankakee River at Dunns Bridge affecting Porter County Kankakee River near Kouts affecting Jasper and Porter Counties Kankakee River at Momence affecting Kankakee County Sugar Creek at Milford affecting Iroquois County The Flood Warning continues for The Iroquois River at Rensselaer.

* until Sunday afternoon.

* At 230 AM Wednesday the stage was 14.7 feet.

* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.

* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 16.3 feet by Thursday afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday morning.

* Impact...At 16.0 feet...Extensive flooding of cemetery and nearby public works. &&

Safety message...If you encounter a flooded roadway...turn around and find an alternate route.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Jasper; Porter

NWS Chicago (Northeastern Illinois and Northwestern Indiana)

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois...Indiana... Des Plaines River near Des Plaines affecting Cook County Du Page River near Plainfield affecting Will County Fox River at Algonquin Tailwater affecting Kane and McHenry Counties Iroquois River at Rensselaer affecting Jasper County Iroquois River near Foresman affecting Newton County Vermilion River near Leonore affecting La Salle County ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Illinois...Indiana... Des Plaines River near Russell affecting Lake County East Branch Du Page River at Bolingbrook affecting Will County Iroquois River at Iroquois affecting Iroquois County Kankakee River at Dunns Bridge affecting Porter County Kankakee River near Kouts affecting Jasper and Porter Counties Kankakee River at Momence affecting Kankakee County Sugar Creek at Milford affecting Iroquois County The Flood Warning continues for The Kankakee River near Kouts.

* until further notice.

* At 300 AM Wednesday the stage was 13.4 feet.

* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.

* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 14.4 feet by Tuesday morning then begin falling. &&

Safety message...If you encounter a flooded roadway...turn around and find an alternate route.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Montgomery

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has extended the

* Flood Warning for... Carroll County in north central Indiana... Fountain County in west central Indiana... Tippecanoe County in west central Indiana... Northwestern Clinton County in central Indiana... Warren County in west central Indiana... Northwestern Vermillion County in west central Indiana... Northwestern Montgomery County in west central Indiana...

* Until 645 PM EST Wednesday

* At 605 AM EST, light to moderate rain continues to fall across the region. 2 to 5 inches of rain has fallen across the warning area since Monday morning. Flooding is ongoing and expected to continue today.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Lafayette, Monticello, West Lafayette, Delphi, Covington, Veedersburg, Williamsport, Attica, Flora, Rossville, Shadeland, Dayton, Battle Ground, Mulberry, Cayuga, Waynetown, Linden, West Lebanon, Camden and Clarks Hill.

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Tippecanoe

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has extended the

* Flood Warning for... Carroll County in north central Indiana... Fountain County in west central Indiana... Tippecanoe County in west central Indiana... Northwestern Clinton County in central Indiana... Warren County in west central Indiana... Northwestern Vermillion County in west central Indiana... Northwestern Montgomery County in west central Indiana...

* Until 645 PM EST Wednesday

* At 605 AM EST, light to moderate rain continues to fall across the region. 2 to 5 inches of rain has fallen across the warning area since Monday morning. Flooding is ongoing and expected to continue today.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Lafayette, Monticello, West Lafayette, Delphi, Covington, Veedersburg, Williamsport, Attica, Flora, Rossville, Shadeland, Dayton, Battle Ground, Mulberry, Cayuga, Waynetown, Linden, West Lebanon, Camden and Clarks Hill.

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Tippecanoe

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following rivers and creeks in Indiana... East Fork White River...Muscatatuck River...Tippecanoe River... Wabash River...White River...Wildcat Creek... .Widespread flooding will develop this week in much of central and southern Indiana and continue into early March. As of late Tuesday evening the highest levels of flooding are expected to be along the Tippecanoe and Wabash Rivers in northern and western Indiana. Near major flooding is possible along the Tippecanoe River. Rainfall of 1 to 3 inches has fallen in Indiana since February 15 with the heaviest rain in northern Indiana. An additional 1 to 2 inches of rain is expected by Thursday morning. More rain will fall at weeks end that may cause higher crests and prolong flooding. Flooding will affect numerous local and state roads, considerable agricultural land, and possibly some residential areas. Late Tuesday evening flooding was confined to the Tippecanoe and Wabash Rivers in northern and western Indiana. Precautionary/Preparedness Actions... Motorists should never drive into flood water. Turn around and go another way. Keep children away from flooded areas. Recreational and agricultural interests should remain alert to changing river conditions. For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and click on rivers and lakes. The Flood Warning continues for The Wildcat Creek near Lafayette.

* from Wednesday morning to Saturday morning.

* At 10:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 9.1 feet.

* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow late morning and continue to rise to near 12.4 feet by Thursday morning. The river will fall below flood stage by early Saturday morning. &&


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: White

NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has extended the

* Flood Warning for Urban Areas and Small Streams in... White County in northwestern Indiana... Fulton County in north central Indiana... Pulaski County in northwestern Indiana... Southern Kosciusko County in north central Indiana... Cass County in north central Indiana... Northwestern Miami County in north central Indiana... Southern Marshall County in north central Indiana...

* Until 100 AM EST Friday/midnight CST Friday/

* Trained weather spotters reported heavy rain falling that was causing flooding of low lying areas with multiple road closures reported. Widespread two to five inches of rain have already fallen with an additional inch of rain likely before ending.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Logansport, Rochester, Monticello, Winona Lake, Winamac, Monon, Brookston, Akron, Pierceton, Wolcott, Mentone, Francesville, Royal Center, Medaryville, Pulaski, Walnut, Ripley, Kewanna, Reynolds and Chalmers.

* Numerous roads are closed due to high water within the warning area. Nearly all streams...creeks and rivers are in flood or will flood, some may reach record levels. Anyone living in a low lying area or locations prone to flooding should move to higher ground if you have not already done so. Be prepared for high water on roads and do not attempt to drive through these areas. Find alternate routes and stay on main roads if possible. Flooding is difficult to see at night! Flood waters will be slow to recede and it may take several days in some locations.

* Major flooding is expected along the Tippecanoe river, including downstream of Norway dam. Please monitor river conditions and warnings for area rivers.

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding.


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