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Flood Warning

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

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following waterways in Indiana... East Fork White River, White River, Sugar Creek, Driftwood River, Flatrock River, Wabash River, Youngs Creek. .Flooding continues along rivers and streams across central and southern Indiana as a result of heavy rain over the weekend combined with snow melt from last week. Flooding along smaller creeks and streams have ended with larger creeks and streams at or near crest. This flooding will continue into next week for the lower portions of the White and Wabash rivers. No precipitation is expected through the rest of the week. ...The Flood Warning is now in effect until late Thursday morning... The Flood Warning continues for the Wabash River at Lafayette.

* Until Thursday morning.

* At 10:30 AM EST Monday the stage was 15.2 feet.

* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 10:30 AM EST Monday was 15.2 feet.

* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 15.3 feet this afternoon. It will then fall below flood stage late Wednesday evening.

* Impact...At 15.0 feet, Flood waters approaching Warren CR 350 N in the Black Rock Preserve Area. Williamsport Road in Fountain County may begin to flood.

* Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 15.3 feet on 12/07/1923. &&

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive cars through flooded areas. Additional information is available at www.weather.gov/ind. The next statement should be issued this evening by around 900 PM EST /800 PM CST/.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Fountain; Parke; Vermillion; Warren

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following waterways in Indiana... East Fork White River, White River, Sugar Creek, Driftwood River, Flatrock River, Wabash River, Youngs Creek. .Flooding continues along rivers and streams across central and southern Indiana as a result of heavy rain over the weekend combined with snow melt from last week. Flooding along smaller creeks and streams have ended with larger creeks and streams at or near crest. This flooding will continue into next week for the lower portions of the White and Wabash rivers. No precipitation is expected through the rest of the week. ...The Flood Warning is now in effect until early Friday morning... The Flood Warning continues for the Wabash River at Covington.

* Until late Thursday night.

* At 10:45 AM EST Monday the stage was 17.7 feet.

* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 10:45 AM EST Monday was 17.7 feet.

* Forecast...The river will rise to 19.0 feet early Wednesday afternoon. It will then fall below flood stage Thursday afternoon to 10.6 feet and begin rising again Tuesday, March 09. It will rise to 11.9 feet Wednesday, March 10. It will then fall again and remain below flood stage.

* Impact...At 18.0 feet, Five Crossings, a local county river park at old U.S. Highway 136 bridge site, begins to flood.

* Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 19.0 feet on 06/08/2008. &&

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive cars through flooded areas. Additional information is available at www.weather.gov/ind. The next statement should be issued this evening by around 900 PM EST /800 PM CST/.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Tippecanoe

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following waterways in Indiana... East Fork White River, White River, Sugar Creek, Driftwood River, Flatrock River, Wabash River, Youngs Creek. .Flooding continues along rivers and streams across central and southern Indiana as a result of heavy rain over the weekend combined with snow melt from last week. Flooding along smaller creeks and streams have ended with larger creeks and streams at or near crest. This flooding will continue into next week for the lower portions of the White and Wabash rivers. No precipitation is expected through the rest of the week. ...The Flood Warning is now in effect until late this evening... The Flood Warning continues for the Wildcat Creek near Lafayette.

* Until this evening.

* At 10:45 AM EST Monday the stage was 10.1 feet.

* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 10:45 AM EST Monday was 10.5 feet.

* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 10.1 feet this afternoon. It will then fall below flood stage late this afternoon.

* Impact...At 10.0 feet, Flooding of lowland areas in progress in portions of Tippecanoe County.

* Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 10.0 feet on 12/24/1996. &&

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive cars through flooded areas. Additional information is available at www.weather.gov/ind. The next statement should be issued this evening by around 900 PM EST /800 PM CST/.


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