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Flood Warning

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

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Flood Warning for portions of the following waterways in central and southern Indiana... Wabash River... .Lowland flooding is developing along the Wabash river near western Indiana. Significant flooding is not expected. Flooding will affect some local and state roads...low agricultural land and some river parks. Flooding will begin today and continue through the rest of the week. This flooding is due to rainfall amounts of a half inch to near an inch falling across the river that was already near flood stage. 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 National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a

* Flood Warning for the Wabash River at Lafayette.

* from late tonight to Saturday evening.

* At 9:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 10.0 feet.

* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late tonight and continue to rise to near 12.6 feet by Friday morning. It will fall below flood stage by Saturday morning.

* 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)

...The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Flood Warning for portions of the following waterways in central and southern Indiana... Wabash River... .Lowland flooding is developing along the Wabash river near western Indiana. Significant flooding is not expected. Flooding will affect some local and state roads...low agricultural land and some river parks. Flooding will begin today and continue through the rest of the week. This flooding is due to rainfall amounts of a half inch to near an inch falling across the river that was already near flood stage. 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 National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a

* Flood Warning for the Wabash River at Covington.

* from Thursday evening to Sunday morning.

* At 8:45 AM Wednesday the stage was 13.9 feet.

* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Thursday evening and continue to rise to near 17.1 feet by late Friday night. It will fall below flood stage by Saturday evening.

* 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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