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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 rivers in Indiana...Illinois... White River at Petersburg affecting Pike, Daviess, Gibson and Knox Counties. Wabash River at Montezuma affecting Parke, Vigo and Vermillion Counties. Wabash River at Lafayette affecting Parke, Warren, Fountain, Tippecanoe and Vermillion Counties. Wabash River at Covington affecting Parke, Warren, Fountain and Vermillion Counties. Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site affecting Sullivan, Knox, Crawford and Lawrence Counties. .Rainfall of 1 to 2 inches will result in minor flooding along area rivers starting today and continue through next week and beyond depending on the location. Flooding will last the longest over southwestern parts of the Wabash and White rivers. ...The Flood Warning is now in effect until Thursday evening... The Flood Warning continues for the Wabash River at Lafayette.

* Until Thursday evening.

* At 9:30 AM EST Sunday the stage was 12.8 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 9:30 AM EST Sunday was 12.8 feet.

* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 14.5 feet early tomorrow afternoon. It will then fall below flood stage Thursday morning.

* Impact...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 History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 14.5 feet on 05/25/1995. &&

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive cars through flooded areas. Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks. Stay tuned to further developments by listening to your local radio, television, or NOAA Weather Radio for further information. Please report observed flooding to local emergency services or law enforcement and request they pass this information to the National Weather Service when you can do so safely. Additional information is available at www.weather.gov/ind. The next statement should be issued this evening by around 1130 PM EST /1030 PM CST/.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Fountain; Parke; Vermillion; Warren

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Indiana...Illinois... White River at Petersburg affecting Pike, Daviess, Gibson and Knox Counties. Wabash River at Montezuma affecting Parke, Vigo and Vermillion Counties. Wabash River at Lafayette affecting Parke, Warren, Fountain, Tippecanoe and Vermillion Counties. Wabash River at Covington affecting Parke, Warren, Fountain and Vermillion Counties. Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site affecting Sullivan, Knox, Crawford and Lawrence Counties. .Rainfall of 1 to 2 inches will result in minor flooding along area rivers starting today and continue through next week and beyond depending on the location. Flooding will last the longest over southwestern parts of the Wabash and White rivers. ...The Flood Warning is now in effect until Friday morning... The Flood Warning continues for the Wabash River at Covington.

* From this evening to Friday morning.

* At 9:45 AM EST Sunday the stage was 15.5 feet.

* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage this evening to a crest of 18.1 feet Tuesday morning. It will then fall below flood stage Thursday evening.

* 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 18.1 feet on 04/18/1998. &&

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive cars through flooded areas. Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks. Stay tuned to further developments by listening to your local radio, television, or NOAA Weather Radio for further information. Please report observed flooding to local emergency services or law enforcement and request they pass this information to the National Weather Service when you can do so safely. Additional information is available at www.weather.gov/ind. The next statement should be issued this evening by around 1130 PM EST /1030 PM CST/.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Tippecanoe

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...The National Weather Service in Indianapolis IN has issued a Flood Warning for the following rivers in Indiana...Illinois... Youngs Creek at Amity affecting Johnson County. East Fork White River at Williams affecting Martin and Lawrence Counties. East Fork White River near Rivervale affecting Martin and Lawrence Counties. White River below Eagle Valley Power Plant affecting Owen, Morgan and Monroe Counties. White River near Centerton affecting Owen, Morgan and Monroe Counties. Mississinewa River near Ridgeville affecting Delaware and Randolph Counties. Wildcat Creek near Lafayette affecting Tippecanoe County. Wabash River at Clinton affecting Parke, Vigo and Vermillion Counties. Wabash River at Vincennes affecting Wabash, Knox and Lawrence Counties. Wabash River at Mount Carmel affecting Edwards, Posey, Wabash, White, Gibson, Knox and Gallatin Counties. .Rainfall of 1 to 2 inches will result in minor flooding along area rivers starting today and tonight, continuing through next week and beyond depending on the location. Flooding will last the longest over southwestern parts of the Wabash and White rivers. The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a

* Flood Warning for the Wildcat Creek near Lafayette.

* From this evening to Monday evening.

* At 3:45 PM EST Sunday the stage was 9.7 feet.

* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage late this evening to a crest of 10.1 feet just after midnight tonight. It will then fall below flood stage tomorrow 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 late tonight by around 415 AM EST /315 AM CST/.


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