Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Indianapolis, IN

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WGUS83 KIND 281730
FLSIND
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
130 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following rivers in
Indiana...

  Wabash River...White River...

.Lowland flooding and elevated river levels will continue into
early April along the Wabash River in west central Indiana and the
White River in southwest Indiana.  High water from Lafayette to
Terre Haute will be similar to that seen earlier in March while
flooding in southwest Indiana will not be as extensive.


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.



INC027-055-083-291200-
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/ELLI3.1.ER.150328T1800Z.150328T1800Z.150329T0000Z.UU/
130 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Elliston.
* until Sunday morning.
* At  8:00 AM Saturday the stage was 17.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage this
  afternoon.
* At 18.0 feet...River approaching River Road north of Greene CR 150
  W.  Some low lying agricultural land begins to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3913 8696 3905 8699 3900 8697 3900 8693
      3908 8694 3912 8692

$$

INC027-051-083-125-291730-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0049.000000T0000Z-150331T1600Z/
/FREI3.1.ER.000000T0000Z.150329T1200Z.150331T0400Z.UU/
130 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Edwardsport.
* until Tuesday afternoon.
* At  7:00 AM Saturday the stage was 15.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 16.1 feet by
  tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood stage early
  Tuesday morning.
* At 16.0 feet...Old Vincennes Road and residential property in this
  area begin to flood.  Flooding of low agricultural fields occurs
  along portions of the river.

&&

LAT...LON 3887 8715 3879 8729 3855 8726 3855 8723
      3877 8723 3885 8712

$$

ILC185-INC027-051-083-125-291730-
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/PTRI3.1.ER.150330T0000Z.150330T1200Z.150331T0800Z.UU/
130 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Petersburg.
* until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 12:30 PM Saturday the stage was 14.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow evening and continue
  to rise to near 16.4 feet by Monday morning.the river will fall
  below flood stage by Tuesday morning.
* At 16.0 feet...Flooding affects agricultural lands.

&&

LAT...LON 3855 8726 3855 8739 3854 8744 3851 8744
      3850 8727 3855 8723

$$

ILC185-INC051-083-291730-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0051.150330T1400Z-150401T1800Z/
/HAZI3.1.ER.150330T1400Z.150331T0600Z.150401T0600Z.UU/
1230 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Hazleton.
* from Monday morning to Wednesday afternoon.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 16.6
  feet early Tuesday morning.
* At 17.0 feet...Lowest reading available from the Hazleton Staff
  Gage.  Since the 1930s the White River has moved from the "old
  wellhouse" to several hundred yards from the "old wellhouse".  The
  river returns to the "old wellhouse" around 17 to 17.5 feet.

&&

LAT...LON 3854 8744 3852 8755 3843 8773 3841 8773
      3844 8760 3851 8744

$$

INC045-121-157-165-171-291730-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0054.000000T0000Z-150330T0224Z/
/LAFI3.1.ER.150327T1128Z.150328T0516Z.150329T1424Z.UU/
130 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Lafayette.
* until Sunday evening.
* At  1:01 PM Saturday the stage was 12.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow late morning.
* At 12.0 feet...High water affects a few low river cabins and county
  roads.

&&

LAT...LON 4056 8673 4048 8688 4040 8709 4033 8709
      4040 8688 4054 8670

$$

INC045-121-165-171-291729-
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/CVGI3.1.ER.150328T1100Z.150329T0000Z.150329T1800Z.UU/
130 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Covington.
* until late Sunday night.
* At 12:45 PM Saturday the stage was 16.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 16.6 feet by this
  evening. The river will fall below flood stage tomorrow early
  afternoon.
* At 16.0 feet...Low agricultural lands begin to flood.  Backyard
  flooding of cottages on right bank starts a short distance upstream
  of gage.  Critical stage of Young-Neal Levee is reached.

&&

LAT...LON 4040 8709 4020 8747 3997 8745 3997 8739
      4017 8737 4033 8709

$$

INC121-165-167-291729-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0055.000000T0000Z-150330T2100Z/
/MTZI3.1.ER.150328T1307Z.150329T0000Z.150330T0900Z.UU/
130 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Montezuma.
* until Monday afternoon.
* At 12:45 PM Saturday the stage was 14.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.1 feet by this
  evening. The river will fall below flood stage Monday morning.
* At 14.0 feet...Several hundred acres of bottomlands along the right
  bank from the mouth of Sugar Creek to northern edge of Montezuma
  begin to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3997 8745 3985 8741 3977 8740 3977 8736
      3986 8734 3997 8739

$$

ILC023-033-INC153-167-291729-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0057.150330T0300Z-150331T0300Z/
/HUFI3.1.ER.150330T0300Z.150330T0600Z.150330T1500Z.UU/
130 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Terre Haute.
* from Sunday evening to Monday evening.
* At  1:00 PM Saturday the stage was 12.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow late evening and
  continue to rise to near 14.1 feet by early Monday morning.the
  river will fall below flood stage by late Monday morning.
* At 14.0 feet...Flood waters begin to enter the two breaks in the
  Honey Creek Levee maintained by the Honey Creek Levee Association.
  These two breaks occurred during the April 2013 flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3960 8741 3945 8747 3932 8763 3930 8757
      3943 8740 3960 8736

$$

ILC033-101-INC083-153-291729-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0052.150329T0600Z-150401T0400Z/
/HUTI2.1.ER.150329T0600Z.150331T0000Z.150331T1600Z.UU/
1230 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site.
* from late tonight to late Tuesday night.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 16.7
  feet Monday evening.
* At 16.0 feet...Old Darwin Road and a few low rural roads between
  York and Hutsonville, Illinois begin to flood.  Agricultural
  flooding begins along portions of the river.

&&

LAT...LON 3932 8763 3922 8762 3914 8768 3912 8762
      3923 8754 3930 8757

$$

ILC033-101-INC083-153-291729-
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/RVTI3.1.ER.150330T1200Z.150331T0600Z.150331T1600Z.UU/
130 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Riverton.
* from Monday morning to late Tuesday night.
* At  1:00 PM Saturday the stage was 12.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Monday morning and continue to
  rise to near 15.3 feet by early Tuesday morning.the river will fall
  below flood stage by Tuesday early afternoon.
* At 16.0 feet...Some agricultural lands underwater.  A few rural
  roads in Crawford County, Illinois close as water backs up Minnow
  slough.  High water affects campground at Leaverton Park in
  Palestine.  A few private roads near the Gill Township levee in
  Sullivan County may flood.  Water level is at the top of most
  makeshift levees.

&&

LAT...LON 3913 8767 3898 8759 3885 8756 3886 8750
      3899 8748 3913 8761

$$




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