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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 waterways in Indiana... Driftwood River...East Fork White River...Mississinewa River... Wabash River...White River...Wildcat Creek... .Lowland flooding has developed and will continue to develop across many area rivers and streams including portions of the Wabash, White, and East Fork White Rivers through the weekend and into the next work week. Approximately 2 to 3 plus inches of rain have fallen across portions of central Indiana since Thursday morning, with locally higher amounts. Additional rain continues today, primarily across the eastern half of central Indiana. After today, dry conditions are expected through Monday. 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 late Monday night.

* At 10:30 AM Saturday the stage was 14.5 feet.

* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...It will continue to fall to below flood stage by Monday afternoon.

* 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 Warning

Areas Affected: Fountain; Parke; Vermillion; Warren

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following waterways in Indiana... Driftwood River...East Fork White River...Mississinewa River... Wabash River...White River...Wildcat Creek... .Lowland flooding has developed and will continue to develop across many area rivers and streams including portions of the Wabash, White, and East Fork White Rivers through the weekend and into the next work week. Approximately 2 to 3 plus inches of rain have fallen across portions of central Indiana since Thursday morning, with locally higher amounts. Additional rain continues today, primarily across the eastern half of central Indiana. After today, dry conditions are expected through Monday. 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 Tuesday evening.

* At 9:45 AM Saturday the stage was 17.9 feet.

* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...It will rise to near 18.9 feet by Sunday morning then begin falling. It will fall below flood stage Tuesday morning.

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


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Tippecanoe

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following waterways in Indiana... Driftwood River...East Fork White River...Mississinewa River... Wabash River...White River...Wildcat Creek... .Lowland flooding has developed and will continue to develop across many area rivers and streams including portions of the Wabash, White, and East Fork White Rivers through the weekend and into the next work week. Approximately 2 to 3 plus inches of rain have fallen across portions of central Indiana since Thursday morning, with locally higher amounts. Additional rain continues today, primarily across the eastern half of central Indiana. After today, dry conditions are expected through Monday. 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.

* until Sunday evening.

* At 10:45 AM Saturday the stage was 11.1 feet.

* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...It will rise to near 11.1 feet by this afternoon then begin falling. It will fall below flood stage Sunday afternoon.

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


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