Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Indianapolis, IN

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FLSIND
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
935 AM EDT WED JUN 3 2015

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

  Wabash River...


.Lowland flooding continued along portions of the Wabash River
from the Lafayette area to the Clinton area.  The crest on the
Wabash River was in the Montezuma area late Wednesday morning.

The river will crest in the Terre Haute area on Thursday and in
the Hutsonville area by Sunday. River levels will remain high for at
least 4 days and possibly longer if significant rain falls during
after the weekend and early next week.

Flooding affected mostly agricultural fields...a few local roads
and some river parks.

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.



INC045-121-157-165-171-040815-
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/LAFI3.1.ER.150601T1332Z.150602T1331Z.150603T2015Z.UU/
935 AM EDT WED JUN 3 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Lafayette.
* until late tonight.
* At  9:01 AM Wednesday the stage was 11.6 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
  late this afternoon.
* 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

$$

INC045-121-165-171-041335-
/O.CON.KIND.FL.W.0120.000000T0000Z-150604T1500Z/
/CVGI3.1.ER.150602T1515Z.150603T0615Z.150604T0300Z.UU/
935 AM EDT WED JUN 3 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Covington.
* until Thursday morning.
* At  8:45 AM Wednesday the stage was 16.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tonight.
* 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

$$

INC121-165-167-041335-
/O.CON.KIND.FL.W.0121.000000T0000Z-150605T1000Z/
/MTZI3.1.ER.150602T0307Z.150603T1800Z.150604T2200Z.UU/
935 AM EDT WED JUN 3 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Montezuma.
* until Friday morning.
* At  8:45 AM Wednesday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* 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-INC153-167-041334-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0122.150604T1716Z-150605T0644Z/
/HUFI3.1.ER.150604T1716Z.150604T1800Z.150604T1844Z.UU/
935 AM EDT WED JUN 3 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Terre Haute.
* from Thursday afternoon to late Thursday night.
* At  9:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 13.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow early afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 14.0 feet by tomorrow early afternoon.the
  river will fall below flood stage by tomorrow early afternoon.
* 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-INC083-153-041334-
/O.CON.KIND.FL.W.0123.150603T2000Z-150606T0936Z/
/HUTI2.1.ER.150603T2000Z.150605T0000Z.150605T2136Z.UU/
835 AM CDT WED JUN 3 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site.
* from this afternoon to late Friday night.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 16.5
  feet tomorrow 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

$$




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