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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... East Fork White River...Wabash River...White River... .Lowland flooding has developed across many area rivers and streams as a result of approximately 2 to 3 inches of rain that has fallen across portions of central Indiana late last week. Periodic rain chances will linger across the area through Thursday night. Rain amounts associated with these rain chances look to be on the order of up to an inch and a quarter. This additional rain may lead to a prolonging of the current flooding on the East Fork White and lower portions of the White and Wabash Rivers. Additionally, flooding on lower portions of the White and Wabash Rivers look to end by the beginning of next month. 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 Thursday afternoon.

* At 3:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 11.2 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 late tonight.

* At 11.0 feet...Flooding of low agricultural land begins in western part of Tippecanoe County. &&


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Fountain; Parke; Vermillion; Warren

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following waterways in Indiana... East Fork White River...Wabash River...White River... .Lowland flooding has developed across many area rivers and streams as a result of approximately 2 to 3 inches of rain that has fallen across portions of central Indiana late last week. Periodic rain chances will linger across the area through Thursday night. Rain amounts associated with these rain chances look to be on the order of up to an inch and a quarter. This additional rain may lead to a prolonging of the current flooding on the East Fork White and lower portions of the White and Wabash Rivers. Additionally, flooding on lower portions of the White and Wabash Rivers look to end by the beginning of next month. 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 Thursday afternoon.

* At 3:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 16.8 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 late tonight.

* 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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