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Last Updated: 7:39 PM

Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Fountain; Parke; Vermillion; Warren

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following waterways in Indiana... Wabash River...White River... .Flooding is occurring along parts of the Wabash and White rivers. Flooding will continue into the early to middle parts of next week. There are numerous chances for rain next week which could prolong or reactivate flooding across central 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 on the web and click on rivers and lakes. The Flood Warning continues for The Wabash River at Covington.

* until late tonight.

* At 10:45 AM Sunday the stage was 16.2 feet.

* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

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

* At 16.0 feet...Low agricultural lands begin to flood. Backyard flooding of cottages on right bank starts a short distance upstream of gage. Critical stage of Young-Neal Levee is reached. &&