Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Indianapolis, IN
FGUS73 KIND 241330
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
830 AM EST THU DEC 24 2015
...Significant River Flooding Possible in Central and Southern
Significant river flooding may develop during the week of December 27
through January 2 in central and southern Indiana.
Heavy rainfall of 3 to possibly more than 6 inches is possible from
Christmas evening through Tuesday...December 29. Much of this rain
may fall from Friday night through Tuesday morning. The heaviest
rainfall is expected in southern Indiana.
Rainfall of one-half to more than an inch on Wednesday caused
elevated stream levels and near bankfull conditions in much of
central and southern Indiana by Thursday morning. Most small streams
will recede before the flood producing rains begin Saturday.
River flooding may start as early as late Saturday. Significant river
flooding is possible in portions of central and southern Indiana
after Monday...December 28.
Significant river flooding impacts numerous local and state roads ...
extensive agricultural lands and a few residential areas.
People affected by flooding should monitor weather and river
conditions through at least Tuesday...December 29. Significant
flooding is a possibility...not a certainty. Flood statements and/or
Flood Warnings will be issued as more information becomes available.
For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and
click on rivers and lakes.