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Winter Weather Advisory

Areas Affected: Bartholomew; Boone; Brown; Carroll; Clay; Clinton; Decatur; Delaware; Fountain; Hamilton; Hancock; Hendricks; Henry; Howard; Jennings; Johnson; Madison; Marion; Monroe; Montgomery; Morgan; Owen; Parke; Putnam; Randolph; Rush; Shelby; Tippecanoe; Tipton; V

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST MONDAY... The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for freezing drizzle, which is in effect until 1 AM EST Monday.

* TIMING...Through 1 AM EST Monday

* MAIN IMPACT...Slick untreated roads

* OTHER IMPACTS...Slick walkways

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet, or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.


Winter Weather Advisory

Areas Affected: Benton; Jasper; Newton

NWS Chicago (Northeastern Illinois and Northwestern Indiana)

...Wintry Weather Tonight... ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST /1 AM EST/ TONIGHT...

* WHAT...Mixed precipitation. Additional ice accumulations of a light glaze to possibly one tenth of an inch. Additional snow accumulations under one inch.

* WHERE...Portions of and northwest Indiana and central and east central Illinois.

* WHEN...Until midnight CST tonight.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions, parking lots, and sidewalks.

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by going to www.gettingaroundillinois.com in Illinois or by calling 1 8 0 0 2 6 1 7 6 2 3 in Indiana.


Special Weather Statement

Areas Affected: Boone; Carroll; Clay; Clinton; Delaware; Fountain; Hamilton; Hancock; Hendricks; Henry; Howard; Johnson; Madison; Marion; Montgomery; Morgan; Owen; Parke; Putnam; Randolph; Rush; Shelby; Tippecanoe; Tipton; Vermillion; Vigo; Warren

NWS Indianapolis (Central Indiana)

...Slcik Surfaces possible tonight... Light Freezing Drizzle will be possible overnight across much of Central Indiana. This could result some slick roads and surfaces...particularly on untreated roads and surfaces. Minor accumulations resulting in a light glaze of ice or black ice is possible tonight. Exercise caution if you plan on driving tonight and be aware that black ice may be present.


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...Muscatatuck River...Wabash River...White River... .Flooding continues along the Wabash, White, East Fork White, and Muscatatuck Rivers. The Wabash and White rivers are in the moderate flood stage level at Mount Carmel, Petersburg, and Hazleton. All the rivers are falling and this trend will largely continue for the foreseeable future. Rises of up to 2 feet are expected toward mid-week, mainly on the Wabash River. Flooding will last as long as February 24th in southwest Indiana. Flooding is affecting local and state roads, a small number of cabins, widespread agricultural land, and possibly a few homes...all mainly in southwest Indiana. Sunday`s light precipitation should have no effect on area waterways, but precipitation Tuesday evening through Wednesday evening of between a quarter and a half an inch will produce brief minor rises at some locations on the major rivers, mostly the Wabash. 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 Monday morning.

* At 9:30 AM Sunday the stage was 11.6 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 this 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... East Fork White River...Muscatatuck River...Wabash River...White River... .Flooding continues along the Wabash, White, East Fork White, and Muscatatuck Rivers. The Wabash and White rivers are in the moderate flood stage level at Mount Carmel, Petersburg, and Hazleton. All the rivers are falling and this trend will largely continue for the foreseeable future. Rises of up to 2 feet are expected toward mid-week, mainly on the Wabash River. Flooding will last as long as February 24th in southwest Indiana. Flooding is affecting local and state roads, a small number of cabins, widespread agricultural land, and possibly a few homes...all mainly in southwest Indiana. Sunday`s light precipitation should have no effect on area waterways, but precipitation Tuesday evening through Wednesday evening of between a quarter and a half an inch will produce brief minor rises at some locations on the major rivers, mostly the Wabash. 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 Monday evening.

* At 9:45 AM Sunday the stage was 17.0 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 Monday morning.

* 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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