Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Indianapolis, IN

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WGUS83 KIND 051708
1208 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

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

  Muscatatuck River...

.Lowland flooding will develop along portions of the Muscatatuck
River in southwest Jackson and northern Washington Counties.  High
water will be lower than levels seen in January. Flooding will affect
some local roads ...low agricultural land and some river parks
beginning Thursday night and continuing through the weekend.

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. From
the blue menu bar on the left side of the page...click on rivers and

1208 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Muscatatuck River at Wheeler Hollow.
* from Friday morning to Sunday evening.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 18.9
  feet Saturday morning.
* At 20.0 feet...High water is noticed along the river.  Flood waters
  in a few backyards.  A few roads are flooded.


LAT...LON 3878 8591 3878 8603 3880 8615 3876 8618
      3873 8605 3874 8591


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