Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Indianapolis, IN

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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
747 AM EDT THU SEP 11 2014

...The National Weather Service at Indianapolis has issued a Flood
Watch for the following river in north central Indiana...

  Tippecanoe River...

.Lowland flooding is possible along portions of the Tippecanoe River
downstream of Oakdale Dam in Carroll County. NIPSCO reported the flow
from Oakdale Dam had exceeded 9,000 cubic feet per second. High water
flow from Oakdale Dam may affect low lying areas along the river in
Carroll...White and Tippecanoe counties.

Prolonged rainfall of near 2 inches in North Central Indiana and in
excess of 2 inches to almost 3 inches in Northern Indiana on
Wednesday September 10...has caused the flows at Oakdale to become
elevated.

Precautionary/Preparedness Actions...

Boaters...recreational and agricultural interests should be alert to
high river levels. Monitor conditions until water levels decrease
significantly. Motorists should avoid any flooded roads. Turn
around...Do not drown. Keep children away from flooded areas.

For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web. From
the blue menu bar on the left side of the page...click on rivers and
lakes.



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747 AM EDT THU SEP 11 2014

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a

* Flood Watch for
  the Tippecanoe River downstream of Oakdale Dam.
* At 725 AM Thursday the flow was...10925 cfs.
* Flood flow is 13,000 cfs.
* Lowland flooding possible with flows from Oakdale Dam between 9,000
  and 13,000 cubic feet per second. Low agricultural lands...river
  parks and a few local roads may flood along portions of the river.

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LAT...LON 4066 8677 4060 8678 4051 8682 4049 8676
      4059 8673 4066 8674

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