Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Indianapolis, IN

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WGUS43 KIND 210216
1016 PM EDT MON MAR 20 2017

...The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Flood
Warning for a portion of the following river in east central

  Mississinewa River...

.Lowland flooding is developing along the Mississinewa River
near Ridgeville in Randolph County in east central Indiana in
response to showers and thunderstorms that moved through on Monday.
Flooding is expected to be brief, ending late Monday night or
Tuesday morning.

Flooding will affect low agricultural land and possibly river
parks and local roads.

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

For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and
click on rivers and lakes.

1016 PM EDT MON MAR 20 2017

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Mississinewa River near Ridgeville.
* until Tuesday morning.
* At 9:30 PM Monday the stage was 11.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 11.7 feet by
  tonight. The river will fall below flood stage early tomorrow.
* At 11.0 feet...Lowland agricultural flooding along CR 100 W just
  north of the river.  High water affecting a small portion of River
  Road just east of SR 1 and north of the river.  Water is within a
  few feet vertically of the approaches to SR 1 bridge in western
  Randolph county.


LAT...LON 4029 8495 4030 8527 4041 8543 4038 8551
      4024 8528 4026 8496


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