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Flood Warning

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

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following waterway in Indiana... Wabash River... .Lowland flooding is developing along the Wabash river near western Indiana. Significant flooding is not expected. Flooding will affect some local and state roads...low agricultural land and some river parks. Flooding will continue into next week. This flooding is due to rainfall amounts of a half inch to near an inch and a half falling across the river that was already near flood stage. 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.

* from this evening to Sunday morning.

* At 9:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 11.1 feet.

* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...It will rise to near 13.9 feet by Friday morning then begin falling. It will fall below flood stage Saturday evening.

* At 14.0 feet...Lowland flooding is in progress. High water affects river cabins near North 9th Street. Low county roads are nearly impassable. Tapawingo Park in West Lafayette begins to flood. &&


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Fountain; Parke; Vermillion; Warren

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following waterway in Indiana... Wabash River... .Lowland flooding is developing along the Wabash river near western Indiana. Significant flooding is not expected. Flooding will affect some local and state roads...low agricultural land and some river parks. Flooding will continue into next week. This flooding is due to rainfall amounts of a half inch to near an inch and a half falling across the river that was already near flood stage. 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.

* from Thursday afternoon to Sunday evening.

* At 9:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 14.4 feet.

* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Thursday afternoon and continue to rise to near 18.5 feet by Friday evening. It will fall below flood stage by Sunday morning.

* At 17.5 feet...Some low agricultural fields flood. Backyard flood of cottages a short distance north of U.S. Highway 136. High water blocks land access to at least one residence. &&


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