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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... Wabash River...White River... .Recent rounds of precipitation have led to rivers rising across much of western and parts of southern Indiana. Several more rounds of rain are expected over the next week which could lead to prolonged or renewed flooding along rivers. 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 Wednesday morning.

* At 9:30 PM Friday the stage was 12.4 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 Tuesday evening.

* At 12.0 feet...High water affects a few low river cabins and county roads. &&


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... .Recent rounds of precipitation have led to rivers rising across much of western and parts of southern Indiana. Several more rounds of rain are expected over the next week which could lead to prolonged or renewed flooding along rivers. 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 Wednesday afternoon.

* At 9:45 PM Friday the stage was 17.3 feet.

* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...It will rise to near 17.6 feet by late tonight then begin falling. It will fall below flood stage late Tuesday night.

* 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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