Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Indianapolis, IN

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WGUS63 KIND 202002
302 PM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

...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.

Widespread rains of 1 to nearly 2 inches fell in central and
southern Indiana on Thursday night. Precipitation since
January 10 totals from 2 to slightly more than 4 inches. The
Tippecanoe River will rise steadily for hours
after the rain ends. Additional rain may cause higher water releases
from Oakdale Dam and extensive lowland flooding.

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 and
click on rivers and lakes.

302 PM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a

* Flood Watch for
  the Tippecanoe River downstream of Oakdale Dam at Lake Freeman near
* At 230 PM Friday the flow was...10538 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.


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


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